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Clallum & Jefferson Counties WSU

Clallum & Jefferson Counties WSU

Implementing Agency (IA)

Department of Health

Key Contacts

Lindsey Surrell
IA co-Lead
Email Lindsey

Christine Ciancetta
IA co-Lead
Email Christine

Clallum & Jefferson Counties WSU SNAP Ed Program

About Us

WSU Extension in Clallam and Jefferson Counties provide SNAP-Ed programming that is focused on Policy, Systems, and Environmental changes that supports a local, sustainable and equitable food system. We facilitate a variety of community identified strategies that reduce food insecurity and promote sustainable healthy food access opportunities for SNAP-Ed eligible community members.

Washington State University Extension.

Clallum County WSU

Washington State University Extension.

Jefferson County WSU

Meet our Team!

Clallam County WSU, Jefferson County WSU
Karlena Brailey
Community Health Specialist, Extension Coordinator Senior
Clallam County WSU, Jefferson County WSU
Victoria Wegener
Native Harvest & SNAP-Ed Tribal Coordinator
Clallam County WSU, Jefferson County WSU
Benji Astrachan
Farm to School & Clallam Food Access Coordinator

Contact Us

Karlena Brailey,

Current Programming

Direct Education

  • N/A


  • Farm to School
  • Sea to School
  • Sea to Food Bank
  • Local Food Access
  • Farmers Market Support
  • Gleaning
  • Farm to food bank

Community Partners

  • Clallam and Jefferson County Local Planning Area Network:
    • Port Angeles, Neah Bay, and Forks Community Service Offices (CSO)
    • Port Townsend Community Service Office (CSO)
    • Peninsula Community College (Port Townsend, Port Angeles, and Forks)
    • Olympic Community Action Program (OlyCAP)
  • Peninsula Food Coalition (PFC):
    • Sequim Food Bank
    • Port Angeles Food Bank
    • Forks Food Bank
    • Salvation Army (Port Angeles)
    • Olympic Community Action Program (OlyCAP)
    • Makah Food Bank
    • Lower Elwha Klallam Food Pantry
    • Jamestown S’Klallam Food Pantry
    • Clallam County Solid Waste
    • Jefferson County Food Banks
    • Port Angeles Farmers Market
    • Northwest Harvest
    • Washington State Food Coalition
    • Food Lifeline
  • Olympic Peninsula Healthy Communities Coalition (OPHCC):
    • Peninsula Behavioral Health
    • Olympic Medical Center
    • Jamestown Family Health Clinic
    • Lower Elwha Health Clinic
    • Forks Community Hospital
    • Sequim Free Clinic
    • Olympic Peninsula Community Clinic (Port Angeles Free Clinic)
    • North Olympic Health Network
    • Olympic Community of Health

  • Key Partners collaborating on decreasing food insecurity in Jefferson County include:
    • Jefferson Healthcare
    • Jefferson County Food Banks (Chimacum, Quilcene, Brinnon and Port Townsend)
    • Jefferson County Farmers Market Association
    • Brinnon School District
    • WSU Jefferson County 4-H – after school program
  • Key Partners collaborating on decreasing food insecurity in West Clallam County include:
    • Forks Food Bank
    • Forks Hospital
    • Hoh Tribal Food Pantry
    • Quileute Tribal Food Pantry
    • Concerned Citizens (Forks)
    • Sarge’s Farmstand
  • Tribal Food Sovereignty
    • Lower Elwha Health Clinic Wellness Staff
    • Lower Elwha Klallam Tribal Food Pantry Staff
    • WSU Clallam County Gleaning Program
    • Peninsula Food Coalition partners
    • Lower Elwha Klallam Tribal Fish Hatchery
    • WSU Clallam County Master Gardener program
    • Lower Elwha Klallam Tribal Youth program