Barry Tadlock, Ph.D.
USDA AFRI Youth Workforce Development Grant Coordinator
Nationwide & Ohio Farm Bureau 4-H Center, 2201 Fred Taylor Dr., Columbus, OH 43210-1156
- Responsible for the day-to-day implementation and coordination of the USDA grant-funded “Empowering the Next Generation Ag & Food Systems Workforce via Experiential Learning, Engaging Diverse Youth & Enhanced PYD Programs” project
- Manages and administers all aspects of the grant across the 12 North Central Extension Region states
- Serves as the primary project communications point of contact with the YEA (Youth Innovators Empowering Agriculture Across America) Coordinating Network