The second annual Iowa State University Extension and Outreach Women in Ag Leadership Conference was held in Ames, Iowa on November 26 and 27. The conference was packed full of networking events, awesome workshops, and panel discussions. The pre-conference activities on day one, included an opportunity to visit the Department of Agricultural and Biosystems Engineering at Iowa State University and participate in an intensive two-hour workshop on branding yourself.
December 22, 2018
By Madeline Schultz, Women in Ag Program Manager
“I’m so proud of the work all of you are doing in agriculture,” stated Wendy Wintersteen, President of Iowa State University, as she opened up the 2018 Iowa State University Extension and Outreach Women in Ag Leadership Conference on November 27 in Ames, Iowa. The conference theme was ‘The Conversations of Leadership.’ The 74 women and men attending the conference enjoyed hearing about Dr. Wintersteen’s leadership journey and her insights on the university’s impact on Iowa agriculture.