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Austin selected as HPI intern
Pooch comes to the AHA with a and sale catalogs. In addition, wealth of beef industry knowledge. she will attend the Junior Adrian Austin will serve as She is a former intern for the Angus National Hereford Expo to the Hereford Publication Inc. Foundation and is a member of both assist with event coverage. (HPI) intern. The Illinois the national and Nebraska junior “We are very excited native and National Junior Angus associations. to welcome Adrian to our Swine Association junior As the AHA junior activities intern, HPI team this summer,” board secretary is majoring in Adrian Austin Pooch will be integral in organizing says Samantha Albers, agricultural communications at and facilitating the Junior National HPI Creative Services coordinator. Kansas State University (K-State) with Hereford Expo (JNHE) in Denver, “Her energy and enthusiasm for a minor in animal science. At K-State as well as the Faces of Leadership the livestock industry, along with Austin is a member of the livestock Conference in Lincoln, Neb. She will her experience and knowledge of judging team and was high individual also assist in managing the JNHE marketing and communications, make in the 2019 Houston Livestock Show ambassadors and the National Junior her a great addition to our staff.” and Rodeo livestock judging contest. Hereford Association board Prior to attending K-State, Pooch named AHA junior of directors. Austin received an associate degree activities intern “I’m extremely excited in agriculture at Lincoln Land Rudy Pooch has been selected to add Rudy as a member Community College in Springfield, as the American Hereford of our team this summer,” Ill., where she also competed on Association (AHA) junior says Bailey Clanton, AHA the livestock judging team. She activities intern. The University national shows coordinator. was named a 2017-18 All American of Nebraska-Lincoln (UNL) “Her passion for the Junior Collegiate Livestock Judge Rudy Pooch junior is pursuing a bachelor’s youth of our organization and was the high individual in the degree in animal science with a and the industry, coupled with her 2018 National Western Stock Show Nebraska Beef Industry Scholars experience, will be a huge asset as we livestock judging contest. minor and an agricultural economics plan the Junior National Hereford As the HPI intern, Austin will assist minor. She is actively involved in the Expo and Faces of Leadership the Hereford World editorial team and UNL Block and Bridle club as well as Conference this summer.” Creative Services with production the Collegiate Farm Bureau. projects, including feature stories, ads
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