Meet The Team

Our goal at the UofL Kentucky Manufacturing Extension Partnership (KY-MEP) is to be Kentucky’s No.1 resource for small and medium manufacturing advancement. Contact us at and learn more about our team below.

Scott Broughton

Executive Director, Kentucky Manufacturing Extension Partnership (KY-MEP)

KMEP is led by Scott Broughton, director of manufacturing engagement in the UofL Office of Research and Innovation. Broughton has extensive experience in manufacturing and business development and led the state’s previous extension partnership.

Greg Head

Deputy Director

Dr. Eric T. Keeling

Director, Leadership & Workforce

Tim Vickers

Director of Operations and Efficiency

Kent Waide

Director, Innovation & Growth

Claire Arnold

Director of Outreach and Partnerships

Chris Palmer

Salesforce Administrator

Agnes Collins

Financial Administrator