Chad Withers is a sixth-generation Idahoan and is passionate about irrigation. Upon graduating from high school, he spent two years serving individuals and families in the South American nation of Chile as a religious service volunteer. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in civil engineering from Utah State University. Chad enjoys fly-fishing and spending time with his wife and son. Upon completion of his Master of Science degree in Water Resources and Irrigation Engineering from Utah State in May of 2021, Chad intends to become a licensed civil engineer with expertise in irrigation engineering. After gaining more experience he plans to start his own irrigation engineering firm.
Parents: Carl Withers, Jane Withers
College: Utah State University
Sponsor: Interwest Supply
$500 Valmont Industries = $500 IIEA Scholarship