By  October 20, 2019 - 9:41pm

Due to a technical issue, when this recap was originally posted on Friday, October 18 the link was temporarily unavailable. We are reposting the recap to ensure that everyone can access the information. 

The Extension Faculty/Specialist Transition team met October 15, 2019 on-campus at UK. The group discussed feedback received regarding the two possible administrative models and noted themes identified through feedback review. Drawing from their state-level perspective, the team identified unique opportunities and challenges by program area. An update regarding the hiring process for the three regional directors was shared and faculty/specialists were encouraged to engage in the process. The team focused on opportunities to encourage and enhance faculty/specialist working relationships with county agents. Potential strategies were identified. The group outlined key points to consider in communicating with clientele and stakeholders regarding administrative structure transition.