The American Gelbvieh Association announces the hiring of Megan Slater, Longmont, Colo., as a communications intern. Slater is interning with the Association’s breed promotion and communications department for the months of June, July and August.
Slater graduated from Colorado State University in May of 2014, with a degree in animal science and a minor in business administration. She was a member of the 2013-2014 CSU Seedstock Merchandising Team. While on the team, she co-chaired the written promotions committee that included managing the team website, creating and updating a Facebook page, composing and sending out newsletters, and putting together the annual bull sale catalog.
“Working for a breed association is a career goal of mine. I am very excited to be working for the American Gelbvieh Association this summer and look forward to using my skills to assist in promoting the breed and supporting members,” Slater said.
As the communications intern, Slater will be responsible for assisting in the development and implementation of member education services and programs to enhance the AGA member experience, promoting the brand image of the AGA, Gelbvieh and Balancer® cattle, and supporting the goals of the American Gelbvieh Foundation.