Carlyle Native Honored As Top Agricultural Leader

Courtney Gerstenecker

Courtney Gerstenecker of Carlyle, a student in agricultural education at Murray State University, is one of four local leaders recognized nationally through the Farm Credit 100 Fresh Perspectives search to identify and honor those who are changing rural communities and agriculture for the better.

Courtney was among the top 100 honorees recognized for exceptional contributions to their communities during National Ag Day at the National Press Club in Washington, D.C.

Courtney was recognized in the area of Youth Leadership for students under age 21.