"I learned the spirit of cooperation, the value of good record keeping, and the skill of public speaking."
B.S.'98 Agribusiness Economics, Southern IL University
CEO, Heartland Companies
Favorite 4-H Projects: Dairy Cattle, Crops, Small Engines
How did 4-H contribute to your leadership skills today?
I learned the spirit of cooperation, the value of good record keeping, and the skill of public speaking.
What advice do you have for someone who is interested in your career path?
Learn as much as you can about everything and build strong relationships that will last your entire life.
What advice would you give a current 4-H member?
Dive in and get involved. You will get the most of your experience by getting involved and trying & learning new things!
Why should young people join 4-H today?
There are so many opportunities to learn, to have fun and to build great relationships!