Junior Board Spotlight

Hannah-Ziegler-webHannah Zieglar

  • NALJA Junior Board Director
  • Hannah is from Bloomville, Ohio
  • She just graduated from Upper Sandusky High School and plans to attend college to major in animal science and agriculture communications.
  • Hannah wanted to serve on the junior board, so she could leave an impact and make new connections.
  • She passes time on the drive to Jr. Nationals by jamming to Garth, Eminem, and Khalid with her dad.
  • One way Hannah would change the world is to make refills free.

Junior Board Spotlight

Lindsey-Gulotta-webLindsey Gulottla

  • NALJA Junior Board Director
  • Lindsey is from Independence, Louisiana.
  • She just finished her freshman year at Louisiana State University majoring in animal science.
  • Lindsey’s favorite T.V. series is Dr. Pol.
  • She always goes to Wendy’s when she is at a cattle show.
  • Lindsey’s favorite NJLSC memory was running for the board.

Junior Board Spotlight

Katie-Hurt-webKatie Hurt

  • NALJA Junior Board Director
  • Katie is from Lexington, Kentucky
  • She is currently attending Oklahoma State University, where she studies maketing and merchandising.
  • If Katie could have any super power it would be to have the ability to know everything.
  • Her favorite T.V. series is Game of Thrones.
  • Katie decided to serve on the junior board for the kids.

Junior Board Spotlight

Aaron-Linhart-webAaron Linhart

  • NALJA Junior Board Director
  • Aaron is from Leon, Iowa.
  • He wanted to serve on the board, so he could better himself, as well as the breed.
  • Aaron’s favorite T.V. series is The Office.
  • If Aaron could have anyone play him in a movie it would be Ethan Freund.
  • His favorite part of showing is bonding with an animal.

Junior Board Spotlight

Brooke-FalkBrooke Falk

  • NALJA Junior Board Director
  • Brooke is from Harveyville, Kansas
  • She is a junior at Kansas State University majoring in animal science in the pre-vet option.
  • Brooke wanted to serve on the junior board, so she could serve the breed and respresent the cattle and the wonderful people she has met.
  • If Brooke could have any super power it would be to have the ability to talk to animals.
  • If she could travel anywhere it would be Germany.

Junior Board Spotlight

Dominic-Ruppert-webDominic Ruppert

  • NALJA Junior Board Treasurer
  • Dominic is from Witt, Illinois
  • He finished his sophomore year at Lincoln Land Community College and will be attending Kansas State University in the fall.
  • If Dominic could have anyone as his sidekick, it would be Ethan Freund.
  • Dominic’s favorite parts of showing are family and friends.
  • If Dominic could change his name, he would change it to Mufasa.

Junior Board Spotlight

Randa-Taylor-webRanda Taylor

  • NALJA Junior Board Secretary
  • Randa is from Paradise, Texas.
  • She just finished her freshman year at Texas A&M University, where she is majoring in animal science and minoring in business
  • If Randa could have anyone as her sidekick, it would definitely be Spiderman.
  • She wanted to serve on the junior board, so she could give back to the organization that gave her so much.
  • A way Randa would change the world is to have a Two Stepping Country Music class in every high school.

Junior Board Spotlight

Callie HCallie-Hicks-webicks

  • NALJA Junior Board Vice President
  • Callie is from Midway, Kentucky.
  • She is a sophomore at the University of Kentucky majoring in community and leadership development and agriculture economics.
  • Callie looks up to her brother, Nathan as her role model.
  • She wanted to serve on the junior board because it is a family tradition and she loves the juniors.
  • If Callie could have any super power it would be to have the ability to breathe underwater.

Junior Board Spotlight

Ethan FreundEthan Freund

  • NALJA Junior Board President
  • Ethan is from Elizabeth, Colorado.
  • He is a junior at Arapahoe Community College, where he is planning on earning a degree in graphic design and illustration.
  • Ethan passes time on the drive to Junior Nationals by playing his favorite playlist, “Dope Ear Sounds.”
  • If Ethan could travel anywhere he would travel to the moon.
  • If he could have anyone as his sidekick, it would be Dom Ruppert.