Georgia 4-H Foundation
Hoke Smith Annex
University of Georgia
Athens, GA 30602
Phone: (706) 542-4H4H
Libby Shepherd serves as the Development Coordinator for the Georgia 4-H Foundation. In this role, she works to secure private funding that supports Georgia 4-H programming.
An active Walton County 4-H’er, she mastered in the Dairy and Milk Science project in 2004. Libby also showed registered Jersey dairy cattle and participated in other 4-H activities such as Dairy Quiz Bowl and Target Sports. In 2011, she received her undergraduate degree in Agricultural and Applied Economics from the University of Georgia. Following graduation, Libby had the privilege of working as a graduate assistant for the Georgia 4-H Foundation while pursuing her Masters of Agricultural Leadership, which she received in 2013.
Previously, Libby worked in higher education fundraising for Georgia College and State University and most recently the UGA College of Family and Consumer Sciences.
Libby is married to Alec Shepherd, CAES Business Analyst for the UGA College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences Business Office. They reside in Athens, Georgia with their two dogs.