Current work, research and interests
Margo has 25 years of experience serving children and families through teaching, curriculum development and project management at the community level. As an Extension educator, her current focus is on teaching and curriculum development in leadership and management skills for youth work supervisors in program quality and social emotional learning. She co-chairs the statewide youth worker training team, serves on the statewide 4-H quality team, and is a part of the teaching faculty.
Academic degrees and experience
- MPA, The George Washington University, 1988.
- B.A. in liberal arts, St. Olaf College, 1980.
- Completed the year-long Afterschool Matters Practitioner Fellowship in 2010.
- Certified in Youth Program Quality Reliability Assessment, 2013.
Herman, M. (2013). Youth Work is Professionalizing! Afterschool Today. Winter 2013.
Herman, M. (2012). Reflective Practice Meets Youth Work Supervision. Youth & Policy. No. 109, September 2012.
Herman, M. (2012). Empowering Youth Work Supervisors with Action Research Strategies. Afterschool Matters. Number 15, Spring 2012.
Herman, M. (2010). Leadership Matters Literature Review and Curriculum Research. University of Minnesota Extension Center for Youth Development.
Extension Regional Office, Rochester