Junior Board

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President
Reba Prather
Nancy, Kentucky

Reba is the daughter of Tim and Vickie Prather. She grew up in Nancy on her family’s cow-calf operation, Cowboy Fire Livestock and Laser Engraving. After High School, she continued her education at the University of Kentucky where she’s majoring in Communication, Leadership, and Development with minors in Animal Science, Marketing, and Agriculture Economics. Reba is a proud member of Sigma Alpha Sorority, Collegiate 4-H, the Livestock Judging Team, and the President of UK Block and Bridle. Outside of College, she is a volunteer at her county 4-H office and a member of Lakeside Baptist Church. She has been attending NAJRAE for 10 years now having held leadership positions such as Princess, Queen, and every officer position on the Jr Board. She looks forward to seeing all of the Jr’s in Chickasha Oklahoma in June! 
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Vice President
Nicki Adolph

Sterling, Illinois

 

 

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Communications Director
Gabbi Walters

Pelahatchie, Mississippi

 

Gabbi is a Pelahatchie, MS native and a 2018 graduate of Pelahatchie High School. She continued her education at Hinds Community College receiving an Associates Degree in 2019. She then transferred to MS State University and will be graduating in May 2022 with a Bachelor’s degree in Poultry Science and Animal and Dairy Science. She will continue her education at MS State College of Veterinary Medicine pursuing a career as a large animal veterinarian. Gabbi is the oldest of three siblings and the daughter of Gabe and Lacie Walters. She started her own Red Angus operation in 2019: Hilltop Cattle. Gabbi has been involved in FFA, 4H, MS State Collegiate Cattlemen's, MS Red Angus Association, showing Red Angus, and is a Praise Team member at Antioch Baptist Church. She plans to become a large animal veterinarian focusing on cattle reproduction and continue her undergraduate/graduate research at MS State University.
 

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leadership DIRECTOR
Connor Hildago

Amory, MISSISSIPPI

 

 

 Connor grew up showing Red Angus cattle in Amory, MS on his family's operation Hidalgo Red Angus. He is currently a Freshman at Mississippi State University where he is majoring in Agriculture Communications. As well as studying to become an auctioneer and rodeo announcer. Throughout his entire life, he has been heavily involved in Mississippi 4-H programs, where he was able to serve as State President. He is currently serving as the Mississippi Collegiate 4-H President. Through raising livestock and being a leader he’s been able to not only learn valuable life skills but has been able to make connections and friendships which will last a lifetime. Many of these connections have led him to where he is today, serving on the NAJRAE Jr Board. He’s always had a creative mind when it came to trying new things, and with his passion for watching the future of our agricultural youth grow into young leaders. He is happy and eager to facilitate this growth not only in our NAJRAE youth but for the future of the Red Angus Breed.

 

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membership DIRECTOR
calley stubbs

wallace, kansas

Calley Stubbs is the Membership Director of the NAJRAE. Calley is a 5th generation rancher in Kansas. She is the daughter of Becky and Darrell Vandike and Adam and Jill Stubbs. She is currently a senior at Wallace County High School where she is active in Volleyball, Basketball, Scholar's Bowl, Forensics, Choir, Student Council, and the National Honor Society. Calley was first introduced to the Red Angus breed in 2011 where NAJRAE was held in her home state of Kansas. She remembers being hooked from the moment she walked into the barns at Hutchinson. Calley has made lifelong memories at the NAJRAE and she aims to help create great memories for all the juniors at the show. Calley plans on attending Butler Community College where she will study Animal Science and be a part of the livestock judging team.