Lauren Pritchett is from Montgomery, Texas where she grew up around a small cow-calf operation. Through that experience, she learned the ropes of agriculture. Following high school graduation, she carried this passion into her studies in Lubbock, Texas. Currently, Pritchett is a senior at Texas Tech University studying agricultural communications and is a current intern for National Sorghum Producers and the United Sorghum Checkoff Program. Following graduation, she plans on working in communications in the commodity industry. With her real-world experience, current internship, and background in the livestock industry, Pritchett feels she’s very capable of holding this position as a Media Relations intern for NILE. She plans on enhancing her professional career by networking and gaining more experience in the agriculture industry.