Champion of Change recipient Andrea Kneer-Rice in front of the White House in Washington, D.C. on Tuesday, Oct. 9, 2012. Andrea Kneer-Rice grew up in Frederick County, MD., and was a devoted 4-H and FFA member who traveled across the country with the Maryland state 4-H horse teams. She recently began working for University of Maryland Extension (UME) as a 4-H educator with a focus in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathmatics (STEM) education. In the short time that she has been with UME she has gained funding for 4-H clubs, helped implement the Baltimore City Youth Expo, and built partnerships with other key community groups such as the University of Maryland Biopark and the Boys and Girls Clubs of Metropolitan Baltimore. USDA photo by Lance Cheung.
April 28, 2014
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