Gillespie County

NOTICE ABOUT GILLESPIE COUNTY OFFICE PROCEDURES DUE TO COVID-19:

The Gillespie County Extension Office is closed to public access through April 30th, 2020.  We are still available by phone and by email during normal business hours. 

Gillespie County Extension Office Phone Number is 830-997-3452.  

If you have questions for our office, we encourage you to send photos to our agents by email so that they can advise you.  If you need to drop something off at the office, please call ahead so that we can give you instructions.  The email address for all of our agents is listed below.

 

Welcome to Texas A&M Agrilife Extension Service – Gillespie County which has been helping serve the needs of Gillespie County for 70 plus years. We have dedicated staff for the 4-H & Youth Development, Family & Community Health, Ag & Natural Resources and Horticulture.

Shea Nebgen is the Family & Community Health (FCH) Agent who provides programming in areas like nutrition, sewing, diabetes, child safety seats, and healthy living.

  • Phone: 830-997-3452
  • Email: s-nebgen@tamu.edu
  • Fax: 830-997-6378

Brad Roeder is the Ag & Natural Resources (ANR) CEA which encompasses hay production, wildlife management, predator control, farming, pest management, CEU’s, livestock production, water conservation, brush management and economic development.

  • Phone: 830-997-3452
  • Email: bwroeder@ag.tamu.edu
  • Fax: 830-997-6378

Taylor Osbourn is the 4-H & Youth Development CEA which includes the Gillespie County 4-H program.  Gillespie County 4-H members participate in showing/raising animals, Food & Nutrition, Clothing/Textiles, Photography, Livestock Judging, BB Gun, Archery, Meat Judging, Robotics, Gardening, Entomology, and Horse projects.

  • Phone: 830-997-3452
  • Email: taylor.osbourn@ag.tamu.edu
  • Fax: 830-997-6378

Beth McMahon is the Horticulture County Extension Agent, providing programming and consulting on horticultural topics such as trees & tree health(shade and fruit trees included), lawns & ornamental plantings, plant identification,  gardening,  plant disease and pest identification and general horticultural crop questions.

  • Phone: 830-997-3452
  • Email: elizabeth.mcmahon@agnet.tamu.edu
  • Fax: 830-997-6378