Elaine Long Bailey has worked for the University of Maryland College of AGNR for over 25 years. In July 2007, she moved from the Institute of Applied Agriculture to Maryland Cooperative Extension. Bailey is the 4-H Educator for Calvert County. Having worked with youth groups over the years, she determined that it was time for a change in her career goals.

An Animal Scientist by training, she has taught numerous classes at the University of Maryland at College Park. Among her past teaching responsibilities are ANSC 101 Principles of Animal Science, INAG 232 Equine Business Management, INAG 201 Personnel Management, ANSC 220 Livestock Management, INAG 110 Oral Communications, and many other courses. Bailey has held leadership positions in the Washington, DC Chapter of American Registry of Professional Animal Scientists, and has served on both the Calvert Farmland Trust Board of Directors and on the Calvert Agricultural Land Preservation Advisory Board. Bailey has tutored adults for the Calvert County Literacy Council, and is Past President of the Maryland Association of Extension 4-H Agents. She is an avid horsewoman, and is learning all about dressage, after riding western pleasure for much of her life.

B.S. Clemson University, Animal Science; Minor, Science
M.S. Iowa State University, Agricultural and Extension Education


Contact Information

4-H Youth Development Educator & Senior Agent
University of Maryland Extension
Calvert County, MD
P. O. Box 486
Prince Frederick, MD 20678
FAX: 410-535-2438