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Saturday, June 16, will mark a life-changing day for the 2018–19 class of Emerging Leaders in the Land O’Lakes Global Food Challenge program. At that time, the 10-member group of college sophomores will travel to Lilongwe, Malawi, for the first leg of its 10-day trip to Africa. The group will travel to South Africa for the second half of the trip.
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Katie Enzenauer knew in high school that she wanted to see the world and help people in developing countries overcome challenges such as food insecurity. “When the Global Food Challenge program came along,” she recalls, “I remember thinking it was a perfect fit.”

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.