Kjersten is a junior studying Animal Science with a minor in Agronomy. She is working towards a future career in dairy nutrition when she has graduated from college. Growing up on her family’s dairy farm is where Kjersten’s passion for dairy began. This passion and will to learn about the industry grew after a trip to Europe where she was able to judge cattle and visit dairy farms in other countries. In her free time she enjoys dairy judging, going to cattle shows, watching sports, travelling, and spending time with her family and friends.