JEFFREY BURKE

State 4-H Events 
and Programs Coordinator
331 Hoke Smith Annex – UGA
Athens, GA 30602
Phone:706-542-7076
Fax: 706-542-4373
jburke@uga.edu

Jeffrey Burke serves the University of Georgia and Georgia 4-H as the Coordinator for State 4-H Events and Programs.  In this position, he is responsible for the execution and evaluation of assigned statewide 4-H events and programs including State 4-H Council, State 4-H Congress, Junior Conference, Senior Conference, Fall Forum, and others.

A native of Wrens, Georgia, Jeffrey was an active member of the Jefferson County 4-H Club, serving as a county and district officer.  He is an alumnus of Valdosta State University where he received a Master of Public Administration degree as well as a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science.  Before coming to his current position, he served as the 4-H Center Director at Fortson 4-H Center, where he managed all aspects of the daily operations of the center.  Additionally, he had the privilege of serving as a County Extension Agent in Emanuel and Sumter Counties.  In 2015, he received the Outstanding Young Professional award for Southeast District from the Georgia Association of Extension 4-H Agents.  He is also a member of Epsilon Sigma Phi Extension Honor Society.