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County Extension Director

Tammy Kelly, N.C. Cooperative ExtensionDr. Tammy Kelly, Ed.D.County Extension Director Call Dr. Tammy E-mail Dr. Tammy Lenoir County Center

4-H Youth Development

Alex Sugg-Kennedy, N.C. Cooperative ExtensionAlex Sugg-KennedyExtension Agent, 4-H Youth Development Call Alex E-mail Alex Lenoir County CenterAngelene Thomas, N.C. Cooperative ExtensionAngelene ThomasParent Educator, 4-H Youth Development - Rural Health and Safety Education Call Angelene E-mail Angelene Lenoir County Center

Agriculture and Natural Resources

Walter Adams, N.C. Cooperative ExtensionWalter AdamsAgriculture and Natural Resources Technician II Call Walter E-mail Walter Duplin County CenterPeg Godwin, N.C. Cooperative ExtensionPeg GodwinExtension Agent, Agriculture - Horticulture Call Peg E-mail Peg Lenoir County CenterEve Honeycutt, N.C. Cooperative ExtensionEve HoneycuttExtension Agent, Agriculture - Livestock, Lenoir and Greene Call Eve E-mail Eve Lenoir County CenterSteve Killette, N.C. Cooperative ExtensionSteve KilletteExtension Agent, Agriculture - Field Crops Call Steve E-mail Steve Lenoir County CenterLisa Rayburn, N.C. Cooperative ExtensionLisa RayburnArea Agent, Agriculture - Commercial Horticulture Call Lisa E-mail Lisa Onslow County Center

Family and Consumer Sciences

Teresa Morris, N.C. Cooperative ExtensionTeresa MorrisEFNEP Educator, Extension Program Associate Call Teresa E-mail Teresa Lenoir County CenterSarah Suggs, N.C. Cooperative ExtensionSarah SuggsCounty Extension Support Specialist, Agriculture Call Sarah E-mail Sarah Lenoir County CenterKelly Tyndall, N.C. Cooperative ExtensionKelly TyndallExtension Agent, Family and Consumer Sciences Call Kelly E-mail Kelly Lenoir County CenterVelvet Tyndall, N.C. Cooperative ExtensionVelvet TyndallProgram Assistant, Parent Education - Parent Education - Child Safety Call Velvet E-mail Velvet Lenoir County Center

Local Foods

Patricia Jenkins, N.C. Cooperative ExtensionPatricia JenkinsLenoir County Farmers Market Call Patricia E-mail Patricia Lenoir County Center

Support

Jessica Griffin, N.C. Cooperative ExtensionJessica GriffinCounty Extension Administrative Assistant Call Jessica E-mail Jessica Lenoir County CenterJennifer Stroud, N.C. Cooperative ExtensionJennifer StroudCounty Extension Administrative Assistant Call Jennifer E-mail Jennifer Lenoir County Center

Regional Positions

Area Specialized Agents specialize in specific areas of agriculture and natural resource management and serve many counties. Area 4-H Agents provide support to county based 4-H programs. While their knowledge and expertise is available to residents of Lenoir County Center, they may not be present in the Lenoir County Center. Please contact the Lenoir County Center for assistance and initial consultation.

Candice Christian, N.C. Cooperative ExtensionCandice ChristianArea Specialized Agent, Consumer and Retail Food Safety Serves 33 CountiesBased out of Agricultural & Human SciencesCall Candice E-mail Candice Agricultural & Human Sciences Marti Day, N.C. Cooperative ExtensionMarti DayArea Specialized Agent, Agriculture - Dairy Serves 100 Counties and EBCIBased out of OrangeCall Marti E-mail Marti Orange County Center Mike Frinsko, N.C. Cooperative ExtensionMike FrinskoArea Specialized Agent, Agriculture - Aquaculture Serves 18 CountiesBased out of JonesCall Mike E-mail Mike Jones County Center Marissa Herchler, N.C. Cooperative ExtensionMarissa HerchlerArea Specialized Agent, Agriculture - Animal Food Safety (FSMA Programs) Serves 100 Counties and EBCIBased out of Poultry ScienceCall Marissa E-mail Marissa Poultry Science Colby Lambert, N.C. Cooperative ExtensionColby LambertArea Specialized Agent, Forestry Serves 32 CountiesBased out of HarnettCall Colby E-mail Colby Harnett County Center Danny Lauderdale, N.C. Cooperative ExtensionDanny LauderdaleArea Specialized Agent, Ornamental Nursery and Greenhouse, Eastern Region Serves 44 CountiesBased out of WilsonCall Danny E-mail Danny Wilson County Center Lori McBryde, N.C. Cooperative ExtensionLori McBrydeArea 4-H Agent, East Region Serves 34 CountiesBased out of JohnstonCall Lori E-mail Lori Johnston County Center Stephanie McDonald-Murray, N.C. Cooperative ExtensionStephanie McDonald-MurrayRegional Nutrition Extension Associate - Southeast EFNEP and SNAP-Ed Serves 11 CountiesBased out of Agricultural & Human SciencesCall Stephanie E-mail Stephanie Agricultural & Human Sciences Diana Rashash, N.C. Cooperative ExtensionDr. Diana RashashArea Specialized Agent, Water Quality / Waste Management Serves 18 CountiesBased out of OnslowCall Dr. Diana E-mail Dr. Diana Onslow County Center Ashley Robbins, N.C. Cooperative ExtensionAshley RobbinsArea Specialized Agent - Dairy Serves 100 Counties and EBCIBased out of ChathamCall Ashley E-mail Ashley Chatham County Center Margaret Ross, N.C. Cooperative ExtensionMargaret RossArea Specialized Agent, Agriculture - Poultry Serves 32 CountiesBased out of JonesCall Margaret E-mail Margaret Jones County Center Chip Simmons, N.C. Cooperative ExtensionDr. Chip Simmons, IIIArea Specialized Agent, Agriculture - Food Safety Serves 51 CountiesBased out of Horticultural ScienceCall Dr. Chip E-mail Dr. Chip Horticultural Science Alyssa Spence, N.C. Cooperative ExtensionAlyssa SpenceArea Specialized Agent, Agromedicine, Farm Health & Safety Serves 18 CountiesBased out of LenoirCall Alyssa E-mail Alyssa Lenoir County Center Wesley Stallings, N.C. Cooperative ExtensionWesley StallingsArea Specialized Agent, Agriculture- Grain Crops Serves 17 CountiesBased out of OnslowCall Wesley E-mail Wesley Onslow County Center Allan Thornton, N.C. Cooperative ExtensionAllan ThorntonArea Specialized Agent, Agriculture - Commercial Vegetables and Fruits Serves 26 CountiesBased out of SampsonCall Allan E-mail Allan Sampson County Center Scott Tilley, N.C. Cooperative ExtensionScott TilleyArea Specialized Agent, Agriculture - Grain Serves 24 CountiesBased out of WashingtonCall Scott E-mail Scott Washington County Center Mitch Woodward, N.C. Cooperative ExtensionMitch WoodwardArea Specialized Agent, Watersheds and Water Quality Serves 100 Counties and EBCIBased out of WakeCall Mitch E-mail Mitch Wake County Center