4-H Youth Development

Board Members in Charge

Dean Nancy Cox

Commissioner Ryan Quarles

Dr. Mark Mains 
Assistant Director 
4-H Youth Development 
Lexington, Kentucky 

Dr. Ken Culp III 
4-H Specialist 
Lexington, Kentucky 

Ashley Osbourne 
4-H Specialist 
Lexington, Kentucky 

Kimberly A. Leger 
4-H Specialist 
Lexington, Kentucky

Dr. Darrell Stilwell 
4-H Specialist 
Lexington, Kentucky 

Dr. Rachel Noble 
4-H Specialist 
Lexington, Kentucky 

Jennifer Tackett 
4-H Specialist 
Lexington, Kentucky

Martha Welch 
4-H Specialist 
Lexington, Kentucky 

Torey Earle 
4-H Agent for SET 
Princeton, Kentucky 

James Leslie 
4-H Associate 
Lexington, Kentucky 

Dr. Charles Stamper 
4-H Specialist 

In Addition, County Cooperative Extension Agents for 4-H and Youth Development, Family and Consumer Sciences, Agriculture and Natural Resources, and State Cooperative Extension Specialists

Amount offered by the Kentucky State Fair for, 4-H Exhibits, Judging Events, and Horse Show  - $43,000.00

State Fair Divisions

6009     Rabbits

6011     Dog Show

6011.1  Dog Bowl

6011.2  Dog Skill-a-thon

6011.3  Dog Judging Contest

6011.4  Dog Poster

6012     Dairy Judging Contest

6013     Country Ham Judging

6014     Poultry Judging

6014.1  Avian Quiz Bowl

6015     Horticulture and Plant Science

6016     State Horticulture Contest

6017     Tobacco Exhibit

6018     Crops Project

6019     Land Judging

6020     Bicycle Rodeo

6021    Electric

6022    Petroleum Power

6023     Lawn Tractor, Operators Contest

6025     Wood Science

6026     Ecology and Natural Resources

6027     Forestry

6028     Geology

6029     Arts

6030     Photography

6031     Variety Show

6032     Sewing

6032.1  Sewing Skill-a-thon

6033     Needlework

6035     Foods Exhibit

6036     Food Preservation

6039     Home Environment

6040     Consumer and Financial Education

6041     Leadership and Communication

6042    4-H Trends