Agriculture Agent

emailMolly Yurdana

Molly Yurdana - Ag Agent Molly Yurdana joined the Gallatin County Extension office in 2020 initially as an intern, became the 4-H Assistant later that year, and became the Ag Agent in 2021. She attained two A.S degrees in Agricultural Business and Agricultural Sciences & Natural Resources from Butte College in Chico, CA before transferring to Montana State University in 2018. She graduated MSU with a B.S in Agricultural Education Extension and as a certified Leadership Fellow. 

4-H Agent

emailJaNaie' Godin 

 JaNaie' Godin - 4H Agent JaNaie' Godin is the 4-H Agent, providing assistance to 4-H events and programs. She supports 4-H new families in providing information and training both recorded and in person. Her technical skills help keep the websites, facebook, youtube, newsletters, and much more up-to-date and innovative. JaNaie' joined Gallatin Extension in 2013, and became the 4-H Agent in 2020.

4-H Assistant

emailColyn Wiening

Colyn Wiening 4-H Assistant

Colyn Wiening joined the Gallatin County 4-H Extension office as the 4-H Assistant in 2021. She provides support to the 4-H programs and families. Growing up Colyn spent her summers with both sets of grandparents in Western Colorado on their fruit orchards or walking the irrigation ditches and learning about farming. Colyn double majored at Colorado State University and graduated with degrees in both Animal Science and Agricultural Business. She has spent the last several years as a 4-H volunteer with her daughters’ projects.

Administrative Assistant

email Kari Ballenger

Kari Ballenger - Administrative Assistant

Kari Ballenger is the administrative assistant providing assistance to all office agents in their events and programs. Kari joined Gallatin Extension in 2020. Kari is a registered dietitian and prior to moving to Bozeman she worked as a clinical dietitian for a community hospital.  




903 North Black Ave
Bozeman, MT 59718

Phone: (406) 582-3280


(406) 582-3289
Hours: 8:00am - 5:00pm