“ALE gave me an opportunity to exercise my passion. I hope to teach people how we can improve in the agriculture industry.” With his agriculture background and desire to lead, Griffin found the perfect place in the ALE major. Griffin says “I feel like I have found home here in the Ag Education Program.”
Griffin is very involved on UIUC’s campus. He is an active member of the Alpha Gamma Rho fraternity, Big Brothers Big Sisters, Illini Pride, as well as Ag Ed Club. He says, his involvement in the campus organizations has helped him gain valuable leadership experience. Griffin also adds, "I cannot wait to apply the skills I learn in my future career!"