Blog Update
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As participants in the Land O’Lakes Global Food Challenge during the 2017–18 academic year, we learned a great deal about how business can have a positive effect on advancing agriculture, helping mitigate food insecurity and turning something that seems insignificant into something transformative. Our roles as Emerging Leaders in the program changed us forever and helped us further guide our career paths to an agricultural focus.
Blog Update
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When she started college, Elizabeth Alonzi never imagined a career in agriculture. Now, having been a Land O’Lakes Global Food Challenge Emerging Leader and, years later, in a full-time position with WinField United, it seems as if ag has been a happy landing.

Anna Jaspers

Iowa State University
Anna Jaspers hails from Steamboat Rock, Iowa, and she is studying supply chain management and international business at Iowa State University. When not in the classroom, you can find her volunteering at the Ronald McDonald House, practicing yoga or cheering on the Cyclones. Her interest in food security was spark on her family farm and has grown since her time at Iowa State. She is excited to spend her summer exploring her passion for hunger, sustainability and agriculture.