What is a Montana 4-H Ambassador?
A 4-H Ambassador is an official envoy, an authorized representative of our Montana 4-H Program. A 4-H Ambassador is a self motivated, enthusiastic leader who promotes 4-H using the skill, knowledge and leadership abilities acquired in 4-H with fellow members, area residents, community leaders, elected officials and non 4-H youth. A 4-H Ambassador serves to strengthen the 4-H program through public relations.
Qualifications to serve as an Ambassador are as follows:
- Candidates must be fourteen years of age by October 1 of the current year
- Candidates must have been enrolled in 4-H for at least 2 years, and must be currently enrolled in their County 4-H program.
- Candidates must be or have been a Teen Leader or a Club Officer
- Candidates must have a desire to serve and accept the responsibilities outlined in the Constitution and Handbook
- Candidates must complete the Montana 4-H Ambassador Application Form and submit it to the County selection team
- Candidates must exhibit and practice good moral standards
- Ambassadors must enroll in the Montana Teen Leadership Project.
Ambassador Interviews for 2016-2017 have taken place and we are pleased to announce the following:
- Amber Voss, Senior Ambassador
- Zac Zimmerman, Junior Ambassador
- Ambassador Team: Kylee Billingsley,Marissa Fortney,Kyle Glenn, Parker Hall, Kara Klietz, MacKenzie Koetter, Saige Koetter, Sophie Kolb, Halle McVicker, Kori McVicker, Eden Morin, Ealaina Polevoy, Ethan Turner, Bryce Wildeboer
- Key Leaders: Shana Duffalo and Kristine Zimmerman
- Montana 4-H Ambassador Handbook
- Missoula 4-H Ambassador Guidelines
- Missoula 4-H Ambassador Application
Additional 4-H Ambassador Program information from the Montana Center for 4-H Youth Development website.