RHD Social Squad

In addition to our full-time staff members, we have an amazing network of agriculture industry professionals nationwide who represent Ranch House at industry events and keep us involved in the pulse of American agriculture.

Taylor Adcock

Illinois
A super showman of Angus and Simmental who interned with NJHA and worked in NCAA marketing.


Shannon Bellis

Texas
An Oklahoma State grad who formerly helped facilitate the TSCRA convention and was named a “Senior of Significance” from OSU. 


Stephanie Binger

Texas
A South-Dakotan turned Texan, Stephanie has experience in retail beef, cattle production, and a degree in health promotion. 


Megan Brehm

Nebraska
Former director of communications at a major U.S. beef breed association and ag equipment marketer, Megan lives and loves the livestock industry.


Michelle Bufkin

Alabama
Auburn graduate and former student of the year for Professional Ag Communicators who now is a student recruiter for Auburn.


Kaitlyn Carey

Pennsylvania
A Penn State grad who currently works for the Pennsylvania Beef Council and the Northeast Beef Promotion Initiative, promoting beef and it’s nutritional benefits to consumers across the Northeast United States.


Brooke Clanton

Arkansas
Internship experience with Tyson and Monsanto, this Sigma Alpha and ACT member graduates in May 2018 from University of Arkansas.


Kate Miller

Iowa
Known in the blog-o-sphere as “The Meat Lady,” Kate owns an international meat exporting firm serving Central America and holds a degree from OSU, where she judged livestock.


Makayla Cromwell

Texas
A Californian-turned-Texan who’s interned in DC, managed a county fair in California, holds a M.S. from TAMU, and currently is livestock manager for the State Fair of Texas.


Taylor Croy

Missouri
This cattle enthusiast brings hands on experience in the Red Angus business combined with social media and communications expertise.


Melissa Cunningham

Now living abroad, this talented graphic designer is a California native with experience in the equine and veterinary industries.


Burke Friend

West Virginia
A rancher, farmer, photographer, marketing specialist, state CattleWomen’s president, and former ag teacher, this mom does it all in agriculture!


Ellie Isbell

Alabama
This Auburn graduate has experience in international agriculture and is experienced with Ag in the Classroom, writing and social media.


Shelby Kaehler

Minnesota
A SDSU graduate and Farm Bureau director who’s also a digital marketing specialist for a major U.S. nutrition company.


Kellie Lasack

Iowa
A social media whiz who’s written for Progressive Cattleman, Growing America, and previously served on staff of the Iowa FFA Foundation.


Marisa Linton

North Carolina
A director of North Carolina Farm Families, she also teaches communication at Campbell University and is the rural blogger “Rural Ris.”


Topanga McBride

Kansas
Winner of the highest student award offered by LPC, and a K State student with experience with Kansas Department of Ag.


Shelby Teague

Kansas
A national champion livestock and meat animal evaluator who’s part of a family agriculture legacy of farming and ranching in Colorado.


Katlyn Pieper

Illinois
With deep roots in agriculture, Katlyn has worked in social media for Illinois Corn Marketing Board, Illinois Beef Association, and Illinois Farm Bureau. 


Lauren Prettyman

South Carolina
An Ohio State graduate who’s also the media specialist for South Carolina Farm Bureau Federation and the communications chair of the Ag Future of America Alliance.

Lindsay Robinson

Missouri
She served on the NJSA board of directors and won the Missouri Pork Producers Award. Currently a student at Mizzou.


Mindy Sanders

Ohio
An Ohio State grad with experience in the automobile industry, farm commodities, Ohio Farm Bureau, Ohio Beef Council, and Ohio Cattlemen’s.