Penn State Extension Restructuring Model

Penn State Extension is currently implementing a new business model to strategically position the organization for the future and address changing stakeholder needs and expectations.
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Penn State Extension has launched a bold, new plan designed to put the knowledge and expertise of the state's land-grant university to work for Pennsylvania.

Penn State Extension empowers statewide program teams of Extension Educators who focus programming on areas of excellence within the college that is delivered through a county-based presence and provides stakeholders universal access to research-based information and solutions through existing and emerging technologies.

Penn State Extension's new programmatic model focuses on unique areas of excellence and empowers program teams to develop and deliver high quality programs in all 67 counties.

Penn State Extension implements a plan to restructure the current system of providing administrative support to Extension Educators and county offices in order to streamline operations, improve efficiency, eliminate duplication and maximize productivity.