Custodian

Sam Verbrugge Hometown: Richfield, MN Major: Environmental Science, Policy, and Management Graduation: Spring 2025  

Secretary

Noah Hiniker Hometown: Windom, MN Major: Marketing Graduation: Spring 2025 Noah Grew up in the southwest corner of the state in the small town of Windom. Growing up he was always surrounded by the culture of the U of M as his dad is an alumni. It was then instilled at a young age to become a Gopher.…

President

Ben Desrosier Hometown: Forest Lake, MN Major: Plant Science Graduation: Spring 2025 Ben was raised in the southern part of Forest Lake where he raised game hens and quail. Going to the University of Minnesota has been a dream of his since he was in 8th grade because he would be surrounded by the best of the best…

Vice President/Treasurer

Jacob Drummer Hometown: Mankato, MN Major: Plant Science Graduation: Spring 2024 Jacob is from Mankato, MN where he grew up on a small hobby farm that raised a large variety of different animals. His farm mainly focused on chickens, as they raise a flock of about a hundred meat birds every spring. Jacob is currently…

Counselor

Matthew Gunst Hometown: Hartford, WI Major: Animal Science; Agricultural Communication and Marketing Graduation: Spring 2024 Matthew grew up on his family’s farm outside of Hartford, WI, where they crop 300 acres and raise dairy heifers for local, state, and national shows. He was very involved in 4-H and FFA, especially in dairy cattle judging, and…