On July 1 Christy Marsden will begin her new position as Horticulture Educator for Rock County.
Christy comes from Decorah, Iowa where she worked at the renown Seed Savers Exchange.
She has a Masters in Horticulture and Agronomy as well as a Bachelors in Human Development from the University of California, Davis. While at Davis Christy worked for several years with Master Gardeners in the arboretum.
She loves gardening and exploring the outdoors with her dog Bailey. She's an avid knitter and enjoys reading classics. Passionate about connecting people to plants, she is excited to pursue her passion in Rock County.
Christy will be housed in the UWEX office on the second floor in the Rock County Court House.