Behind the Scenes

Liz Binversie is the Agriculture Educator for UW-Extension Brown County. She attended UW-Madison and University of Minnesota-Twin Cities. Liz works with farmers and agribusinesses in the county. Liz is working on providing educational resources and outreach programming about agricultural careers. She hopes to increase awareness, knowledge, and perception about agricultural careers. binversie photo
van deurzen photo Sammy Van Deurzen was the 2015 Agricultural Workforce Development Summer Intern for UW-Extension Brown County.  She is a third year student at UW-River Falls studying Agricultural Education. A native to the De Pere area, she grew up on a dairy farm and has been involved in many agricultural organizations including 4-H, FFA, and Farm Bureau. Her research is focused on visiting different agricultural careers in the area, gathering information, and turning it into instructional media to present to individuals looking to pursue a career in the agricultural industry.