About Us

How do you describe an organization that daily changes lives, makes a difference in a child’s welfare, engenders leadership in citizens and a voice to communities, provides the strategies for living a healthy lifestyle, guides children on the road to responsible adulthood, provides assistance for greater business profitability and individual financial management-in short, makes the quality of life better for every resident of the state and beyond?

University of Delaware Cooperative Extension connects the public with university knowledge, research and resources to address youth, family, community and agricultural needs.

Location: 531 South College Avenue
113 Townsend Hall
Newark, DE 19716-2103
(302) 831-2504 Office hours 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

UD Cooperative Extension Director’s Office

Michelle Rodgers

Alison R. Brayfield
Business Administrator

Aisha Hoggard
Administrative Assistant

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County Locations

New Castle County Cooperative Extension
461 Wyoming Road
Newark, Delaware 19716
(302) 831-1239
County Director: Maria Pippidis

Kent County Cooperative Extension
Paradee Center
69 Transportation Road
Dover, Delaware 19901
(302) 730-4000
County Director: Jenn Volk

Sussex County Cooperative Extension
Carvel Research & Education Center
16483 County Seat Highway
Georgeotwn, Delaware 19947
(302) 856-7303
County Director: Cory Whaley