Megan Fitzgerald

Job: Agricultural Scientist     Area: Tasman

Megan has just completed Year 13 at Mt Hutt College in Methven and plans to become an Agricultural Scientist.

NZ Young Farmers Involvement:
She has competed in the AgriKidsNZ competitions since its inception, and competed in the inaugural TeenAg Competition. She completed an In2 the Field placement in 2012 with Lester Fletcher from AgResearch, and has been part of the TeenAg Club at Mt Hutt College.

"In2 the Field has impacted my career decisions as it showed me what possibilities are available in the field I'm interested in following and gave me a taste of what the real world is like."

The Plan:
To attend Lincoln University in 2014 to study a Bachelor of Agricultural Science Degree before becoming an Agricultural Scientist.

Influence's/Role Models:
"My parents, the people around me and the experiences they've shared with me have influence my future."

Hockey and art.

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"it isn't that hard to be good from time to time, what's hard is to be good everyday"

How did I get here:

School - NCEA: Chemistry, Biology, Physics, Art & Calculus

University: Bachelor of Agricultural Science