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Ohio 4-H Youth Development

Ohio State University Extension


Mary Lynn Thalheimer

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Mary Lynn Thalheimer
Program Director - Ohio 4-H International Program
Miami University (B.A.) and The Ohio State University (M.A.)
Nationwide & Ohio Farm Bureau 4-H Center, Room 312, 2201 Fred Taylor Dr., Columbus, OH 43210-1156
Degree Information: 
M.A. Cross-Cultural Communication
B.A. English
B.A. Journalism
B.A. History
International Education
  • Directs the Ohio 4-H International Program, including inbound and outbound exchanges with Japan, Costa Rica, Finland, Norway, Romania and South Korea
  • Creates and presents cross-cultural educational orientations and debriefings; writes educational materials for program participants
  • Recruits, trains and supports International County Coordinator (ICC) volunteers and coordinates international speakers
  • Supports and networks with program donors
  • Ensures all exchange programs meet national standards