Summer Intern Provides Summer Leadership Opportunities for Northwest Youth
Nikole Cain will be serving as the Northwest Leadership Intern for the summer of 2019. This
position has been funded through support of the Dane G. Hansen Foundation. Counties included within
this program include Lane, Ness, Rush, Ellis, Ellsworth, Barton, Russell, Phillips, and Rooks.
Growing up in Admire, Kansas on a 5 th generation farm, Nikole has deep roots within
agriculture. She was a 12 year 4-H’er and heavily involved within the National FFA organization
throughout high school. This summer, Nikole will be offering leadership day camps for middle and high
school students across Northwest Kansas that focus on developing leadership skills and team building,
while incorporating a service-learning component!
Nikole is excited to get to work with the youth (ages 12+) of Northwest Kansas. and is available
to provide day camps, workshops, or presentations as requested by any community group or
organization. If you are interested in having Nikole present about leadership, please contact the
Cottonwood District Extension office in Hays, Kansas at 785-628-9430.