Holstein Foundation graduates Young Dairy Leaders

3/15/2014 7:00 AM

BRATTLEBORO, Vt. — More than 40 young adults from across the U.S. and Canada recently graduated from the Holstein Foundation’s eighth Young Dairy Leaders Institute class, with phase three held Feb. 5-8 in Albuquerque, N.M.

The class participated in workshops covering topics such as advanced media relations skills, conflict management and the public policy process.

The theme for this YDLI class was “Blaze Your Leadership Trail.” Featured speakers and presenters included Joan Horbiak, David Pelzer and Michele Ruby; Terry Paulson; Dr. Wes Jamison; and others.

Learn more about the class at www.ydli.blogspot.com.

The next class will be held in Phoenix, Ariz., in late February 2015 and 2016. Applications are now available on the Holstein Foundation website, and are due August 1.

With questions or for more information about YDLI, visit www.holsteinfoundation.org, or contact Holstein Foundation programs manager Jodi Hoynoski at jhoynoski<\@>holstein.com, or 800-952-5200 ext. 4261.

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