August 8, 2012
Contact:  Sandy Courtnage

Montana Farmers Union Youth Elected to State Advisory Council

GREAT FALLS, MT (Aug. 6, 2012) – the Montana Farmers Union (MFU) Senior Youth Advisory Council (SYAC) was elected this summer by senior youth who attend MFU’s senior camp held at the MFU Arrowpeak facility in the Highwood Mountains.

Elected to serve for the 2012-13 term were:

Sam Brady, Lincoln, son of Zan and Cindy Brady.

Blake Eisenzimer, Lincoln, son of Brian and Betty Eisenzimer.

Violet Green, Fort Benton, daughter of Debbie Green and Ed Green.

Erik Kelly, Chester, son of Ed and Charlotte Kelly.

Todd Murphy, Helena, son of Jon and Kelly Sampson.

Skyler Reisig, Great Falls, daughter of Rick and Carrie Reisig.

To serve on the board, youth must have attended MFU camps and demonstrate leadership skills, be a senior camper, and they or their parents must be MFU members.  The youth advisory board works with the MFU Education Director to plan summer camps and other youth activities, and they also assist with day camp activities and page during the MFU annual convention.