Sara Talbott
Central Kentucky Area Nutrition Agent

Professional Profile

Sara Talbott is an Area Extension Agent with the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program and Expanded Food and Nutrition Education Program at the University of Kentucky. She supervises and mentors the Nutrition Education Program Assistants in portions of central and southern Kentucky.

Sara began her Extension career in 2007 as an Agent-In-Large Jessamine and Anderson County. She became the official agent in Anderson County in 2008 and continued her Extension career there until 2011. In 2011, she received the opportunity to work in her home county of Fayette and stayed there until 2014. Following that, she did a short stint in Kentucky State Government with the Child and Adult Food Program but came back in 2015 to work as an Area Extension Agent.

Sara is a member of the National Extension Association of Family and Consumer Sciences (NEAFCS) and served as state secretary in 2010-2012. She is also an active member in Phi Upsilon Omicron (National Honor Society in Family and Consumer Sciences) Alumni Chapter and is serving as secretary. Sara serves with GLEAN KY on their seed sale and other events. Sara is also a certified child care trainer at a Level 3.


B.S. General Dietetics (Eastern Kentucky University)

M.A. Adult Education (Western Kentucky University)