Mia Farrell

HR Specialist

Phone (859) 218-4800
Fax (859) 257-3050

N-106 C Agricultural Science Bldg.
Lexington KY 40546-0091

Professional Profile

Antomia started with University of Kentucky Cooperative Extension Service in July 2011 as a 4-H Youth Development Agent in Christian County for three and a half years. Antomia has been a HR Specialist since June 2015. Antomia focuses on increasing the retention rate of new agents/specialist through studying successful onboarding processes and incorporating a strategic mentorship program. She also spearheads the University of Kentucky Cooperative Extension Service internship program, which is the largest extension internship program in the Country. Antomia is a co-advisor for the UK Minorities in Agriculture Natural Resources and Related Science (MANRRS) Chapter.


Antomia Farrell, a native of Louisville, KY, graduated from the University of Kentucky in 2011 with a Bachelor of Science in Agricultural Economics. In 2014, Antomia received her Master of Science in Human Development Leadership with a concentration in College Student Personnel from Murray State University, and is currently working toward her Ed.D. at Murray State University in the P-20 Community and Leadership Program.

Areas of Interest

Kentucky Cooperative Extension Service