Faculty and staff

Profile for Letitia (Tish) K. Johnson

Letitia (Tish) K. Johnson

Letitia (Tish) K. Johnson
COUNTY ENGAGEMENT SPECIALIST IN COMMUNITY ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT
MU Extension in Boone County
1012 N. Highway UU
Columbia, MO 65203
Phone: 573-445-9792
Fax: 573-445-9807
Email: JohnsonLK@missouri.edu


Counties served: Boone, Chariton, Cooper, Howard, Randolph

Areas of work

  • Diversity, inclusion, and cultural competency
  • Leadership development
  • Strategic planning and organizational development for nonprofits and community groups
    • Real Colors temperament assessments
    • Board training
    • Developing bylaws and policies
    • Assistance with grant proposal preparation / review
  • Local government assistance
    • Strategic planning
    • Public forums, community assessments, surveys
    • Candidate forums
    • Project development
  • Community Emergency Management
    • CERT instructor (adults and youth)
    • COAD formation (Community organizations active in disasters)
  • Community health
    • Heroin and opioid prescription addiction forums and initiatives
  • Community economics
    • Data for decision makers - presentations
    • Customer service training for multicultural audiences
  • Skilled assistance
    • Facilitation
    • Planning processes
    • Assessment and evaluation
    • Project development
    • Applied research

Related Web resources
http://extension.missouri.edu/cuisines/

Professional background

MSW, Washington University, 1996

BGS, Indiana University, 1993