Carol K. Ward

4-H Agent

Cooperative Extension of Somerset County
Rutgers New Jersey Agricultural Experiment Station
310 Milltown Rd.
Bridgewater, NJ 08807-3587

Phone: 908-526-6644
Fax: 908-704-1821
Email: ward@njaes.rutgers.edu

Carol Knowlton Ward is responsible for co-administering a comprehensive youth development program for Somerset County youth, grades K-13. In addition, she provides statewide leadership and expertise in areas of animal sciences, including dairy and equine, coordinating many state events for youth in these areas. Ms. Ward is an Associate Professor at the School of Environmental and Biological Sciences, Rutgers University in the Department of 4-H Youth Development. After earning agricultural degrees from the University of Connecticut and Clemson University, Carol joined the faculty in 1986. She has received numerous awards on the state, regional and national level including the Achievement in Service Award, Distinguished Service Award and the Meritorious Service Award from the National Association of Extension 4-H Agents, and Regional Mid-Career Award from Epsilon Sigma Phi.


  1. Rutgers
  2. Executive Dean of Agriculture and Natural Resources
  3. School of Environmental and Biological Sciences