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Meet Our Staff

Sheila FuhrmanSheila Fuhrman- Office Professional

Sheila has been with Grant County Extension for over 40 years. Sheila and her husband live in Ulysses. They have been very active in this community for decades. Sheila has three daughters, and numerous grandchildren. Grant County Extension is privileged to have a hardworking, loyal employee like Sheila as the backbone of the office.

Julia AndersonJulia Anderson- Office Professional

Julia has been involved with Grant County Extension for over 5 years in various roles. Julia and her husband live in Ulysses along with their two energetic sons. The Andersons play a strong role in the Grant County community. Whether it is coaching T-ball, playing softball, or being a member of Junior Civic Ladies -- Julia stays busy within the community. Grant County Extension is fortunate to have such a hardworking, energetic individual always willing to help like Julia.

Elizabeth KissickElizabeth Kissick- Agriculture and Natural Resource/4-H Youth Development

Elizabeth is a recent transplant into Grant County. Originally from Hutchinson, KS; Elizabeth moved to Ulysses in late 2017. Elizabeth and her husband live 20 miles Southwest of Ulysses on a small farm. They have three bucket calves, two kitty cats, and chickens. Elizabeth graduated from Kansas State University with a bachelors in Agriculture Education with minor(s) in Animal Science and Agronomy. While in Hutchinson, she attended Hutchinson Community College where she was on the competitive Crops & Soils judging teams. Although, her specialty is crops and soils; Elizabeth enjoys the challenges of tree and horticulture problems that arise.

Monica Warner WalkerMonica Warner Walker, M.Ed.-Family and Community Wellness/4-H Youth Development

Monica has returned to her roots when her family moved to Ulysses. Originally from Dodge City/Jetmore area, where Monica's family ranch resides. Monica and her husband live in Ulysses. They have three daughters, a Corgi, and a kitty cat. Monica attended Dodge City Community College for her Associates Degree. Then continued her education at Newman University, in Wichita, KS. Monica has come to Grant County Extension with six years of experience with Texas A & M Extension. Prior to her extension career, Monica was a paralegal for 25 years.