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Hometown: Bluffton, IN
High school: Kingdom Academy of Bluffton
Major: Farm Management with Minor in Crop Science
Why did you come to Purdue: I have always thought of Purdue as a great agriculture school and have heard of many good experiences from alumni
Coolest spot on campus: Engineering Fountain
Favorite spot in Lafayette: Market Square Lanes Bowling Alley
Favorite local eatery: Scotty's Brewhouse
Best place to get coffee: I make my own pot every morning!
Favorite Purdue tradition: Getting Den Pops
Top three influences at Purdue: All my professors, advisors, and people from the ag industry who have invested time in many students through classes and club meetings 
Five words to describe Purdue: Renowned, Diverse, Influential, Supportive, Historic 
Top five highlights of your career: 
1. All my credits transferred
2. Traveling over college breaks
3. Purdue basketball
4. Meeting new people from diverse backgrounds
5. Being prepared for the workforce
Something you wish you would have done at Purdue: Taken classes all four years at West Lafayette
Places you have been as a Purdue student: Florida, Mexico
Favorite Company you interned for: Agri-Management Solutions
Beef, Pork, Chicken, Seafood: Beef
John Deere, Case, New Holland, Caterpillar: Deere
Ford, Chevy, Dodge, Toyota: Ford
Winter, Spring, Summer, Fall: Fall
Planting, Growing, Harvest: Harvest
Baby, Weaned, Market, Reproducing: Market
Favorite thing you like about Agriculture: The diversity that arises every day
Where would you have gone to school if you couldn’t chose Purdue: University of Illinois
Have to redo college in a major not in Ag: MET
Favorite club/organization: Farm Management Club
Favorite Student-led event/initiative: Ag Week
Favorite Purdue event: Ag Council Pancake Breakfast
Favorite dining court: Wiley
Favorite place to study: Lilly
Over your career where were you most likely to be found on campus: Krannert
Favorite spot on campus: Engineering Fountain
Favorite thing about CoA: support and recognition from the industry
Favorite thing about AGEC: lifelong practicality
Favorite thing about your major: The specialization 
Favorite class: AGRY 375
Favorite professor: Lee Schweitzer
Coolest project: Doing a financial analysis of a large agribusiness
Three biggest accomplishments: 
1. Graduating from Purdue
2. Maintaining a high GPA
3. Starting my own business
Things on your resume not listed above: gone on mission trips to Les Cayes, Haiti and Magdalena, Mexico
Three words to describe you: Reserved, inquisitive, technical
What are you passionate for: Crop and Animal Production
What intrigues you about the Ag industry: There is a lot of risk and reward involved and every day I get to do something a little different throughout the season
What motivates you: Timeliness is a virtue in Ag and it is also a very competitive industry
Favorite quote: You can do anything you set your mind to.
Personal Motto: Strive for continual improvement in whatever you do
Accepted employment: Returning to my family farm in my hometown as an assistant manager and also started my own Ag business currently producing 500 acres of corn and soybeans
Where do you want to end up: What I am doing now is what I've always wanted to do and will hopefully be able to continue into the future. 
Advice for underclassman: Try hard in class, but don't pass up unique opportunities outside of academics
Biggest takeaway from Purdue: Be open minded and there will be no limit to how far you can go


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