Gretchen Hansten is starting her sophomore year at the University of Idaho majoring in Agribusiness and Animal Science this fall. Her career goal is to work in the sales and marketing department of an agriculture company and one day become the CEO of the company. During her freshman year, she served as the Idaho FFA State President and was active in the Kappa Alpha Theta sorority. As a state officer, Gretchen traveled the state and country to advocate for agricultural education and the agriculture industry through presentations that included the Idaho House and Senate Agricultural Affairs Committees, facilitated leadership workshops, visited different agriculture businesses, and rounded the year out with retiring from state FFA office at the 86th Idaho FFA State Leadership Conference.
Parent: Alan & Sheri Hansten
College: University of Idaho
Sponsor: Layne Pumps Inc.
$500 Don’s Irrigation = $500 IIEA Scholarshi