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While she was growing up, Ariel Garsow developed a number of interests by participating in hobbies and extracurricular activities. She especially loved cooking with her grandmother. In high school, she was naturally drawn to science. These interests, combined with her attendance on church mission trips, sparked Ariel’s passion for helping feed the hungry.
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In her high school advanced placement (AP) biology class, Tara Mittelberg learned about Norman Borlaug, the renowned scientist, humanitarian and Nobel Peace Prize winner who devoted his career to battling hunger and poverty across the globe. This sparked her interest in agriculture and prompted her to pursue the opportunity to be an Emerging Leader in the Land O’Lakes Global Food Challenge during the 2014–2015 academic year.

Kinnidy Coley

North Carolina A&T State University
Kinnidy, from Raleigh, North Carolina, is studying animal science in the College of Agriculture and Environmental Science. Her passion for agriculture began in high school with her involvement in FFA. She is involved on campus through the Pre-Vet/Animal Science Club, MANRRS, the honor society Alpha Lambda Delta, and the Honors Program, and volunteered more than 100 hours with animals in the community. She joined the Global Food Challenge to contribute to finding ways to meet the demands of the growing world through animal agriculture.