What leadership roles or volunteer experiences have been important to you during your time at Maryland?
-Internship with Maryland Farm Bureau Government Relations Dept.; -Alpha Zeta Honors Fraternity; - Censor -Animal Husbandry Club Ag Council Representative
What has your scholarship meant to you and how has it enabled you to pursue new and exciting opportunities?
My scholarships have allowed me to gain a wealth of knowledge that will benefit my future career. Without scholarships, I would not be able to afford a college education, and I am extremely grateful for the opportunities that scholarships have given to me.
Why did you choose to attend the University of Maryland, what makes this place special to you and what is your favorite part of being a Terp?
I chose to attend the University of Maryland because the College of Agriculture offers the most intensive horticultural curriculum in the state. Also, the staff and students in the college are very welcoming and create a very comfortable and friendly environment.
How will you make a positive difference in the world?
Through the participation in and promotion of agriculture, I will being making a positive difference in the world by helping to feed people. Due to population growth, it is important that food production also increase. Since hunger is a global issue, the agriculture industry is responsible for feeding the world. By being involved in any aspect of the industry, I will be able to touch many people's lives.