- September 2020
County Coordinator/Extension Agent III
Years in position: 26
Years at MSU: 26
Juli Hughes has been working as an Extension Agent for MSU for nearly 27 years. She manages all of the family and consumer sciences, agriculture, natural resources, community development and 4-H work in Choctaw County.
“I wish more people realized just how many services MSU Extension offers to adults and children in Mississippi, and that much of it is free to the public,” Juli said.
Her favorite aspect of her job is getting to meet and work with people from all over the county. She enjoys teaching health and nutrition programs such as Walk-A-Weigh and Dining with Diabetes.
Juli and her husband have been married for 37 years. In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her family, especially her 5-month-old granddaughter.