Franklin County 4-H Youth Development

4-H Youth Development

Elizabeth Simmermeyer is eager to begin her career as the new 4-H Youth Development Educator for Franklin County! She was a ten year 4-H member and graduated from Franklin County High School in 2016. She then went to Purdue University for Animal Sciences and graduated with her Bachelor’s Degree in 2020 and Master’s Degree in 2022. Elizabeth worked in Franklin County’s Extension Office for three summers and Rush County’s office for one summer. She also worked as a Communications Intern at the Indiana State Poultry Association and as a Graduate Research Assistant in Purdue’s Animal Sciences department. Elizabeth is excited to come back home and serve the youth of Franklin County!

Contact the Purdue Extension Franklin County Office with any questions or program suggestions at 765-647-3511 or



Elizabeth Simmermeyer

Franklin County Extension Office:

1010 Franklin Ave, Room 214 Brookville, IN 47012



Franklin County Youth Development Updates: 2021-2022 4-H Program Year


Please see the attached link for the Franklin County 4-H Google Calendar.

Please see the attached link for our upcoming events. 




Please see the attached recording of the volunteer training. A copy of the volunteer manual can be requested from the office.