09/29/12 — Christine Smith to help lead state FCA

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Christine Smith to help lead state FCA

By Staff Reports
Published in News on September 29, 2012 11:58 PM

Christine Smith, N.C. Cooperative Extension Agent for Wayne County, was recently selected as the president of the North Carolina Extension Association of Family & Consumer Sciences.

The mission of this professional association is to empower its professionals to educate individuals and families to make informed decisions. As president, Mrs. Smith will give administrative guidance and direction, work with association officers and district presidents, call and preside at executive board and association business meetings, and strengthen public relations and maintain cooperative relations with other organizations.

In addition, she will meet with the executive committee of the North Carolina Federation of Cooperative Extension Associations and the N.C. Cooperative Extension Service Foundation; promote professional development, help formulate policies and encourage research.