University of Kentucky College of Agriculture


College Outreach Contacts

Carmen Agouridis

Assistant Professor

Dept: Biosystems and Agricultural Engineering

128 C.E. Barnhart Building (Office: 207)
Lexington, KY 40546-0276
Phone:(859) 218-4344
Fax:(859) 257-5671


Specializes in:
Stream Assessment and Restoration, Riparian Management, Stormwater Management, Mined Land Reclamation

Biosystems and Agricultural Engineering
Stream and Watershed Science Graduate Certificate



Jann Burks

Extension Specialist

Dept: 4-H Youth Development (Central Operations)

212 Scovell Hall
Lexington, KY 40546-0064
Phone:(859) 218-0986
Fax:(859) 257-7180


Specializes in:
4-H Science, Engineering & Technology (STEM) programs, 4-H Natural Resources, Dog Programs, Curriculum Liaison, NAE4-HA Geospatial Taskforce, and Southern Region Science

4-H Youth Development


Torey Earle

UK Cooperative Extension Service 4-H Agent for Scinece, Engineering and Technology

Dept: 4-H Youth Development (Central Operations)

College of Engineering, Extended Campus Programs 
PO Box 7380, 210 Crisp Building
4810 Alben Barkley Dr
Paduchah, KY 42002-7380
Phone:(270) 534-3105
Fax:(270) 534-3071


Specializes in:
4-H Progressional Development and Training for the SET Program, Incorporating SET Programs into schools, and Providing Support and Resources for the 4-H SET Program



Amanda Abnee Gumbert

Extension Water Quality Liaison

Dept: Agriculture Extension Programs

N-122T Ag. Science North
Lexington, KY 40546-0091
Phone:(859) 257-6094
Fax:(859) 323-1991


Specializes in:
Agricultural Water Quality Issues, Watershed Assessment and Planning, On-farm Nutrient Management Planning, and Soils Education

Agriculture Water Quality Act Planning Tool
Cane Run Watershed
ENRI Water Quality Act


Blake Newton

Extension Specialist

Dept: Entomology

S-225 Ag. Science North
Lexington, KY 40546-0091
Phone:(859) 257-7453

Specializes in:
4-H programs and extension programs for K-12 students and teachers

Kentucky Critter Files


Ashley Osborne

Extension Specialist

Dept: Plant and Soil Sciences

N-122B Ag. Science North
Lexington, KY 40546-0091

Phone: (859) 257-2505
Fax: (859) 257-3655


Specializes in:
Environmental Education, Water Quantity and Quality, Solid Waste Management, and Soils Education

Environmental and Natural Resource Issues
Go Green