Leah Meeks

Jerome, ID

Project Detail

Leah Meeks is currently a senior at California Polytechnic State University-San Luis Obispo. She is majoring in BioResource and Agricultural Engineering with an irrigation emphasis. She was selected as the American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineering Student of the Year in 2006. She was nominated for Cal Poly Woman of the Year. Leah is an officer in both the Agricultural Engineering Society and the Society of Women Engineers. She interned for Rep. Bill Thomas in Washington D.C. the Summer of 2005. The Summer of 2006 she interned at the Fresno office of Provost and Pritchard Engineering firm. Upon graduation, she plans to serve in the Peace Corps and work in Africa to share farming and water knowledge.

$500 Fresno Valves & Castings $500 Nelson Irrigation Corp. $200 IIEA $1,200 IIEA Scholarship

Parents: Sharon Meeks and Jim Meeks College: Cal-Poly State University Sponsor: Premier Insurance