The philosophy of 4-H is to strengthen the mental, physical, moral and social development of youth, thereby helping them to develop into competent, committed, caring and self-assured adults.




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4-H Staff photo

Meet your Gallatin County 4-H Office Staff
(pictured left to right: Colyn Wiening, Kari Ballenger, Molly Yurdana)
Molly Yurdana: 4-H Extension Agent ([email protected]
  • Molly joined Gallatin Extension in 2020 initally as an intern, then transitioned to become the 4-H Agent in 2022! She functions as the bridge between MSU Extension, the State 4-H office and our county 4-H program. She oversees and facilitates trainings and coordinates events such as County Contests, Animal Quality Assurance, the Big Sky Country State Fair and Awards Night. Come say hi to Molly the next time you're in the office!
Colyn Wiening: 4-H Program Assistant ([email protected])
  • Colyn joined Gallatin Extension in 2021. She provides support to the 4-H programs and families, and handles all 4-H finances. Colyn can answer questions on enrollment, club/projects, upcoming trainings and fundraisers. Come say hi to Colyn when paying your enrollment fees this year!
Kari Ballenger: Administrative Assistant ([email protected])
  • Kari joined Gallatin Extension in 2020. She is at the front desk in our office and provides assistance to all Gallatin County MSU Extension events and programs. Come say hi to Kari when you pick up your new 4-H curriculum books!

For More Information Contact: 

Gallatin County MSU Extension | 903 North Black Ave | Bozeman, MT 59715
(406) 582-3280 | [email protected]