Hintz takes over as Ozaukee County 4-H program coordinator

Jayna Hintz

The University of Wisconsin Extension Office in Ozaukee County has a new 4-H program coordinator.

Jayna Hintz started the job July 2.

Hintz will lead and manage 4-H youth development programs, including clubs, after-school programs, educational experiences and camps. She will focus on expanding access to 4-H programming through efforts that include developing collaborations and partnerships with other organizations. 

“We look forward to working with Jayna because of the extensive experience she brings to the table,” said Cindy Sarkady, area extension director. 

Hintz most recently was associate director and outreach specialist for the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at UW-Milwaukee.

During Hintz’s tenure at UWM, she oversaw the continued education programs increase in course offerings by more than 50%. She also worked as the curator of education, multigenerational programming specialist accessibility advocate at the Leigh Yawkey Woodson Art Museum in Wausau, where she helped to develop and present programs specifically focusing on multi-sensory creative engagement programs.

Hintz earned a bachelor’s degree in fine arts from UW-Madison and a master’s degree in art therapy from Saint-Mary-of-the-Woods College in St. Mary’s, Ind.

She also is an adjunct professor for Upper Iowa University on environmental art.



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