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If I’m honest, the bustling metropolis of Washington D.C. is not a place I once equated with effectively telling the story of sustainable agriculture. When I left the crowded airport to ride a crowded metro to find our hotel on a crowded city street, I thought to myself, “What does this have to do with agriculture?” No farms. No dirt. Definitely no cows.
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Think back to your grade school days: when someone asked you what you wanted to be when you grew up, was it easy to reply with an answer? Maybe you were considering a career as a firefighter, doctor, nurse, teacher or an astronaut. As you grew up, did those dreams change?

Deanna Zernicke

University of Wisconsin – Madison
Deanna, from Bonduel, Wisconsin, is studying economics and agricultural business management. Her background in agriculture gives her a strong understanding of the importance of finding sustainable and efficient ways to produce food for the growing global population. With her drive to succeed and quantitative mind, she plans to contribute diverse ideas to solve the global food challenge. Deanna is mentored by Robin Mittenthal in the Global Health Institute.