IAFE - Committee Details


YPI (Young Professionals Initiative) Steering

Committee Description
  • Create networking and recruitment opportunities and activities for young (under 40 years) professionals in the Association to share information and ideas.
  • Suggest programming for IAFE events and activities (Convention, Management Conference, Zone meetings) to involve and address the educational interests and needs of young professionals.
  • Rising Star Award:  Review nomination and selection procedures, rules and eligibility criteria and provide recommendations to Awards Committee as well as to select two Steering Committee members to serve on the Rising Star Award selection panel.
  • Members are selected for representation from Zone and Associate member categories according to specific protocol and serve for two years.

Committee Leadership
Jennifer Dunn, CVFM
(Vice Chairperson)
Linn County Fair Association
Central City, IA
United States

Emily Grunewald
(Chairperson)
Big Iron Exhibit Coordinator
Red River Valley Fair Association
West Fargo, ND
United States