Deon Legette

District Extension Director--Midlands
Chester County Cooperative Extension Office, Fairfield County Cooperative Extension Office, Lexington County Cooperative Extension Office, Richland County Cooperative Extension Office, Union County Cooperative Extension Office, York County Cooperative Extension Office

Office: 900 Clemson Road Columbia, SC 29229
Phone: 803-360-9946
Email: dlgtt@clemson.edu

 

 Educational Background

MS SC State University
Individual and Family Development

BS SC State University
Home Economics Education

 Courses Taught

After participating in the President's Leadership Institute (PLI), Legette developed the Extension Emerging Leadership Initiative (EELI) for Extension professionals interested in developing their leadership knowledge and skills.

www.clemson.edu/extension/leadership

 Profile

Deon Legette began her career with Clemson as a Family and Consumer Sciences agent in Lexington County where she served adult and youth audiences for 15 years. As her career advanced, she transferred to Kershaw County where she served as Regional Lead Agent, Food Safety/Nutrition agent, and 4-H Youth Development agent for 12 years. Currently, Legette serves as the Midlands District Extension Director, based in the Richland county office.