Penn State Extension

Penn State Extension

Penn State Extension - Forest County Office
530 Elm Street
mailto:jih5136@psu.eduTionesta, PA 16353
(814) 755-3544
General Email Inquiries:

Cheri Micale Business Operations Manager - Area 2
Robert Dickinson Jr Client Relations Manager - Area 2 
Justin Heasley 4-H Extension Educator 
Scott Weikert Forest Resources Educator
Amy Carll Administrative Assistant


Penn State Extension in Forest County gives local residents easy access to the resources and expertise of the Pennsylvania State University. Through educational programs, publications, and events, cooperative extension agents deliver unbiased, research-based information to Forest County citizens. Penn State soil test kits are available for a $9.00 fee.  Bottles are also available for water testing. The County Extension Office is a drop off point for CWM Environmental Water Testing every Tuesday at 9:00 a.m.

Office Location/Hours:

The Extension office is located in the Courthouse Annex Building.  The office is open to the public from 9:00 am until 4:00 pm, Monday through Friday.  We are closed for lunch from 12:00-1:00.  

Program Areas:

Justin Heasley oversees programs in 4-H and Youth Development; and programs in Forestry and Natural Resources are directed by Scott Weikert.

Forest County Extension Council:

Jennifer Catlin-Carll, David Eberle, Todd Huth, Robert Klasen, Bruce Parkhurst, Steve Sherwood, Debbie Wagner and Mark Kingston, Commissioner.

Additional Information:

More online information about the Penn State Extension program can be found at