State Fair Community College agriculture student Tim Cash won first place in the Agriculture Equipment Service employment interview contest at the national Post-Secondary Agriculture Students Organization (PAS) conference March 11-15 in St. Cloud, Minn.
Other top-five finishers from SFCC included Katie Kirschman, fourth in Feeds and Animal Health employment interview; Ann Crighton, fourth in Floriculture employment interview; Mark Dial, fifth in Forestry and Natural Resources employment interview; and Travis Warner, fourth in Plant Systems career progress. Alex Haun served as a Missouri PAS delegate.
More than 650 students from two- and four-year colleges across the country participated in leadership activities, attended workshops and speeches and took agricultural industry tours.
SFCC students and staff who attended were, front row, from left, instructor Brad Driskill, Kirschman, Sam Strodtman, Kaitlynn Hamlin, Courtney Dunn, Victoria Kumpula, Crighton, Lindsey Pemberton, Ashton Schell, Michaella Hamlin, Haun, and instructor Kerri Bates. Back row, from left, Casey Broyles, Ethan Daehler, Joe Walters, Dylan Wittman, Devon Stemberger, Travis Warner, Jason Arnett, Dial, Nathanael Hutcheson, and Cash. Submitted photo.