Blog Update
 collaboration
When the Land O’Lakes Global Food Challenge Emerging Leaders and their university mentors arrive in Arusha, Tanzania–the first leg on a 10-day visit to Africa–they’ll meet Malcolm Hatley. Malcolm is the director of Operations for the Public-Private Partnership for Artificial Insemination Delivery (PAID) program, funded by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation and implemented by Land O’Lakes International Development.
Blog Update
 collaboration
On my first Monday morning commute, I experienced an odd mix of emotions when the Land O’Lakes, Inc. headquarters office came into view. My feet were restless as the ability to create change grew more palpable, stimulating excitement painted my smile wide and, although partially due to the promise of a free breakfast, unrelenting nerves made my stomach churn. The first day of an incredibly unique internship experience was finally here.

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.