Cattle, Starter Calves, Sheep, Club lambs, Swine, Meat goats
Breeder, Educator, Coach/Teacher, College Alumni
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Judge personal information:
I was a member of the Kansas State University, and Black Hawk East Livestock Judging teams. I also particated in FFA livestock judging and competed at the national level. I am currently helping coach the local FFA chapter's livestock judging team. I was raised on a commercial hog farm and our family also raised club lambs and cattle. In the early years of my 4-H career my family raised purebred Hampshire sheep. In 4-H I exhibited sheep and cattle at the local, state, and national levels. I also exhibited swine at the local level. I have the strongest backround in judging sheep and cattle.
1999 Graduate Kansas State University 1997 Graduate Black Hawk College
I worked with youth by volunteering as a 4-H leader and helping with the Huntington County 4-H sheep show. I am currently working with the Huntington North High School Livestock Judging team. I was also a cheerleading coach at Huntington North High School for four years.
Judging Experience & Honors:
* Judged County Fair Shows. * Judged Junior National Show *Judged open shows
*Official at Junior College and 4-H/FFA Judging contest.
*Member of the 1998 Kansas State University National Champion Livestock Judging team.
*Member of the Black Hawk East Livestock Judging Team.
*Member of the Huntington North High School FFA Livestock Judging team that placed second at the state contest three consecutive years. I also placed in the top 15 individuals all four years of high school.
4-H / FFA honors:
I was a member of the Huntington North High School FFA where I held the office of President, Vice President, and Secretary. I was also a district FFA Officer for two years. I received Star Greenhand and Chapter Farmer honors. I was also named District 6 Star Farmer.
I had the privilege of being a ten year 4-H member of Huntington County. I exhibited sheep, swine, beef, and goats. I was also very active Junior Leader where I held the office of President and served on various committees.
Ag Teacher/FFA Advisor Huntington North High School, Huntington, IN