NC Cooperative Extension

Meet Our Staff

County Extension Director

Photo of Craig EllisonCraig EllisonCounty Extension Director - Northampton (252) 534-2711 craig_ellison@ncsu.eduNorthampton County

4-H Youth Development

Photo of Zach HicksZach HicksExtension Agent, 4-H Youth Development (252) 534-2831 (Office) zhhicks@ncsu.eduNorthampton CountyPhoto of Ann LawrenceAnn Lawrence4-H Program Associate (252) 534-2711 ann_lawrence@ncsu.eduNorthampton County

Agriculture and Natural Resources

Photo of Anassou  BannaAnassou BannaArea Agent, Small Farms Management (252) 358-7822 anassou_banna@ncsu.eduHertford CountyPhoto of Beth BurchellBeth BurchellExtension Agent, Agriculture - Livestock (252) 583-5161 beth_burchell@ncsu.eduHalifax CountyPhoto of Victoria NeffVictoria NeffAssistant Extension Agent, Agriculture - Horticulture (252) 583-5161 (Office) vlneff@ncsu.eduHalifax County

Family and Consumer Sciences

Photo of Susan ChaseSusan ChaseExtension Associate, Northeast District, EFNEP (252) 902-1700 (Office) susan_chase@ncsu.eduAgricultural and Human SciencesPhoto of EB OdomEB OdomExtension Agent, Family and Consumer Sciences (252) 534-2711 eb_odom@ncsu.eduNorthampton CountyPhoto of Tammy VincentTammy VincentNutrition Program Assistant, EFNEP (252) 534-2711 tammy_vincent@ncsu.eduNorthampton County


Photo of Robbie BridgersRobbie BridgersCounty Extension Administrative Assistant (252) 534-2711 robbie_bridgers@ncsu.eduNorthampton County


Photo of Kyleen BurgessKyleen BurgessArea Agent, Information Management (252) 398-7477 Kyleen_Burgess@ncsu.eduNorthampton County

Area Specialized Agents

These agents specialize in specific areas of agriculture and natural resource management and serve many counties. While their knowledge and expertise is available to residents of Northampton County Center, they may not be present in the Northampton County Center. Please contact the Northampton County Center for assistance and initial consultation.

Photo of Erin EureErin EureArea Specialized Agent, Agriculture - Commercial Fruits & Vegetables Serves 35 CountiesBased out of Gates County(252) 357-1400 erin_eure@ncsu.eduGates County Photo of Steve GabelSteve GabelArea Specialized Agent, Agriculture - Aquaculture Serves 22 CountiesBased out of Chowan County(252) 482-6585 steve_gabel@ncsu.eduChowan County Photo of Danny LauderdaleDanny LauderdaleArea Specialized Agent - Nursery and Greenhouse, Eastern Region Serves 44 CountiesBased out of Wilson County(252) 237-0111 danny_lauderdale@ncsu.eduWilson County Photo of Margaret RossMargaret RossArea Specialized Agent, Agriculture - Poultry Serves 40 CountiesBased out of Jones County(252) 670-8254 margaret_ross@ncsu.eduJones County Photo of Scott TilleyScott TilleyArea Specialized Agent, Agriculture - Field Crops Serves 24 CountiesBased out of Vernon G. James Research & Extension Center(252) 793-5142 scott_tilley@ncsu.eduWashington County