University of FloridaUF/IFAS

PDEC Mission Statement

PDEC's mission has an IFAS-wide role and includes enhancing the programming process of planning and implementing programs; assisting with strategic and annual planning; coordinating program evaluation and analyses by using formal and informal methods to determine the worth or value of extension, research and teaching programs; coordinating accountability efforts, including organizing and distributing relevant information to customers and decision makers; and enhancing program quality through staff development, interdisciplinary team building, county program reviews, and other methods.


Office Location
  • 126 Bryant Hall
    P.O. Box 112060
    Gainesville, FL 32611-2060
  • Phone: (352) 392-0386
    Suncom: (622) 0386
    Fax: (352) 392-9633