Staff Directory

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New Castle County

461 Wyoming Road
Newark, DE 19716

302-831-2506


County Director
:
Maria Pippidis

Kent County

Paradee Center
69 Transportation Road
Dover, Delaware

302-730-4000

County Director:
Susan Truehart Garey

Sussex County

Carvel Research & Education
16483 County Seat Highway
Georgetown, DE 19947

302-856-7303

County Director:
Cory Whaley


Director of Cooperative Extension

Dr. Michelle Rodgers headshot

Director’s Office

531 South College Avenue
113 Townsend Hall
Newark, DE 19716-2103
302-831-2504

As Associate Dean and Director, Dr. Michelle Rodgers provides overall leadership for programs, personnel and the organizational development of the University of Delaware Cooperative Extension.

Dr. Rodgers is chair of the national Extension Committee of Organization and Policy (ECOP) and served as co-chair of the ECOP Health task force. She also serves on the board of The Journal of Extension, Inc. and served as President in 2014. At the University of Delaware she is a member of the Commission on Outreach and Engagement for the University of Delaware.

Dr. Rodgers holds a bachelor’s degree in home economics education from Indiana University of Pennsylvania as well as a master’s degree in rural sociology and a doctorate in agricultural education, both from Penn State.


Administrative staff

Alison R. Brayfield
Business Administrator
alisonb@udel.edu
(302) 831-1354

Nicole Rich
Administrative Assistant
nrich@udel.edu
(302) 831-2504

Katie Young
Communications
kgyoung@udel.edu
(302) 730-4000


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