Debra Kantor

Associate Extension Professor
7 County Drive, Skowhegan, ME 04976-4209
Phone: 207.474.9622

Debra Kantor’s role includes youth development, entrepreneurship, and financial literacy. Her work encourages youth to connect to the college community, recognize and develop the entrepreneurship possibilities of their 4-H projects, and make wise spending, saving and investment decisions for a lifetime.


  • Ph.D.,  Medical Anthropology, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, New Jersey, 1993
  • M.A., Anthropology, New School for Social Research, New York, New York, 1981
  • B.A., Double Major Anthropology and English/Journalism,
    Rutgers University, Newark, New Jersey, 1978

Professional Organizations:

  • 2006-Present Member, National Association of 4-H Agents
  • 2006-Present Member, Maine Association of Extension 4-H Agents
  • 2009-Present Member, eXtension Entrepreneurs and their Communities, Community of Practice
  • 2015-Present Member, eXtension For Youth, For Life Community of Practice