About

The Kentucky Sheep and Goat Development Office is a producer-oriented 501 (c) (5) entity under the oversight of the Kentucky Sheep and Wool Producers Association and the Kentucky Goat Producers Association, funded in part by a grant from the Kentucky Agricultural Development Board.

The office provides professional support to all aspects of the Commonwealth's sheep and goat industries and its goal is to maintain Kentucky's leadership in the production and marketing of small ruminants.

Contact Us

Kelley Yates
Executive Director
PO Box 4709
Frankfort, KY 40604
Phone: 502-682-7780
kyates@kysheepandgoat.org

Sharon Koontz
Office Manager
PO Box 4709
Frankfort, KY 40604
Phone: 502-682-4173
sharon@kysheepandgoat.org

The Kentucky Sheep and Goat Development Office is led by a Board of Directors consisting of members from the Kentucky Sheep and Wool Producers and the Kentucky Goat Producers Association. The 2017 Board Members are:

Chair- Bill Decker
Kathy Meyer
Warren Adcock
Jim Mansfield
Rebecca Abbott
Donna Puckett
Vincent Thompson
Shawn Harper
​Beth Johnson