Ag Econ GSO serves to enhance the experiences and outcomes for UK Ag Econ graduate students. We accomplish this as a liaison between graduate students and the faculty and staff of the Department of Agricultural Economics, provide and communicate opportunities for professional growth such as funding, conferences, or workshops, and most importantly, have events & adventures that give students a chance to get to know Kentucky agriculture, Lexington - and each other - a little better!

The purpose of the Ag Econ GSO is to act as liaison between Graduate Students and the Department of Agricultural Economics. We understand the challenges that you face and hope to make your experience with the University of Kentucky as pleasant as possible.


2022 Officers

President & Graduate Committee Representative: Mason Hamilton 

Vice President & Secretary: Caleb Brown

Treasurer & Extension Committee Representative: Favour Esene

Brown Bag & Departmental Seminar Organizer: Chris Ortiz

Graduate Student Congress Representative 1: Thomas Pierce

Graduate Student Congress Representative 2: Wyatt Lucas


UK Graduate Student Congress
The mission of the UK GSO is to unify and represent graduate and professional students and postdoctoral scholars at the University of Kentucky in matters affecting quality of life and facilitate interdisciplinary collaboration and professional development through seminars, forums, outreach programming, advocacy, and community enhancement.