Regional Extension Director, University of Kentucky Cooperative Extension Service

Position Description

The University of Kentucky Cooperative Extension Service has announced finalists for three newly created Regional Extension Director positions. These three regional directors will be responsible for overseeing all aspects of Extension operations in one region. The positions will foster teamwork and communication throughout the region and promote effective programming. Finalists and interview dates will be added to this page as each regional schedule is confirmed. Please click on the candidates link to view schedule details, bios and other materials. A video recording of each presentation will be available once all interviews are complete. Each candidate page also includes a form to provide feedback regarding the specific candidate.

Click on the links below to go to each region or continue scrolling to see all regions and candidates. 

East Region

Central Region

West Region


East Region

Daniel Wilson

Extension District 2 Director
University of Kentucky Cooperative Extension Service

Candidate Presentation:
Monday, November 25, 2019 - 9:30am to 10:30am



Natasha Lucas

Extension District 1 Director
University of Kentucky Cooperative Extension Service

Candidate Presentation:
Monday, November 25, 2019 - 2:15pm to 3:15pm



Central Region

Natasha Lucas

Extension District 1 Director
University of Kentucky Cooperative Extension Service

Candidate Presentation:
Monday, December 2, 2019 - 12:30pm to 1:30pm



Daniel Wilson

Extension District 2 Director
University of Kentucky Cooperative Extension Service

Candidate Presentation:
Monday, December 2, 2019 - 3:00pm to 4:00pm



Nancy Cálix

Assistant Extension Administrator for County Operations
Kentucky State University Cooperative Extension Program

Candidate Presentation:
Thursday, December 5, 2019 - 9:30am to 10:30am



Jennifer Cocanougher

Extension District 4 Director
University of Kentucky Cooperative Extension Service

Candidate Presentation:
Friday, December 6, 2019 - 9:30am to 10:30am



Anna Porter

Extension District 5 Director
University of Kentucky Cooperative Extension Service

Candidate Presentation:
Monday, December 9, 2019 - 9:30am to 10:30am



West Region

Matt Fulkerson

Extension District 7 Director
University of Kentucky Cooperative Extension Service

Candidate Presentation:
Tuesday, December 17, 2019 - 9:30am to 10:30am



Dennis Cannon

Former Trade Association and Electric Utility Executive

Candidate Presentation:
Tuesday, December 17, 2019 - 2:15pm to 3:15pm



Anna Porter

Extension District 5 Director
University of Kentucky Cooperative Extension Service

Candidate Presentation:
Wednesday, December 18, 2019 - 8:30am to 9:30am