Kevin AthearnExtension Agent, Suwannee Valley Agricultural Extension Center / Certified Land Access Trainer
Kevin Athearn is a Regional Specialized Extension Agent primarily serving North Florida. He has lived and worked in various parts of the United States, including Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Maine and Florida. He has a PhD in agricultural economics and diverse work experience, including working as a farm hand and teaching university classes. In his current position he provides research-based information, analysis and Extension education to assist farmers with business start-up, marketing and financial management. He collaborates with county agents, academic specialists and industry professionals to develop and deliver programs for beginning farmers.