Continual disruption and change describe the new normal. Embedded in complex systems and cultures, Extension professionals are at the heart of this change for many of today's issues. Relying on the traditional models for developing Extension professionals will not be enough for Extension to make a significant impact in the future. We present a model of education and training to develop and support Extension professionals as they work with individuals, organizations, and communities in the 21st century.
Argabright, K. J., Davis, G. A., Torppa, C. B., & King, J. (2019). Developing and Supporting the Future Extension Professional. Journal of Extension, 57(4), Article 21. https://tigerprints.clemson.edu/joe/vol57/iss4/21