Program Assistant, SNAP-Ed
(740) 688-5027

Carina is the SNAP-Ed Program Assistant for Jackson County, where she helps educate the community about food nutrition and value.

She has been with The Ohio State University since September 2014. She started her career at OSU as the county's Program Assistant for the Expanded Food and Nutrition Education Program (EFNEP) but currently serves as the countries SNAP-Ed Program Assistant.

She and her husband, Andy, reside in Oak Hill with their three children, Chase, Conor, and Addison.


At the 2022 Annual Extension Conference, our staff were challenged by keynote speaker and photographer, John Noltner, author of "A Peace of My Mind", to define our impact in 25 words or less. Here are Carina Dickens, our SNAP-Ed Program Assistant’s words of impact. Great things are happening in Jackson County, and Extension is proud to be a part of it! #LeanOnYourLandGrant