Urbandale, Iowa (DATE), 2023 – North Central Poultry Association (NCPA) is pleased to
announce Isabella Von Seggern as the recipient of the Poultry and Egg Scholarship, and Tianna
Charlson as the recipient of Blair Van Zetten’s Poultry and Egg Scholarship.
Both Von Seggern and Charlson currently attend Iowa State University. Von Seggern studies
Animal Science and is an undergraduate researcher for the ISU Poultry Physiology Lab.
Charlson studies Animal Science while serving as an intern with the Egg Industry Center as a
Kevin Stiles, Executive Director of North Cental Poultry Association
“These are just the kind of young people we wanted to recognize when we created the
scholarship program. The future of the poultry and egg industry is in good hands,”
Both Von Seggern and Charlson plan to continue working in the poultry and egg industry post
college. NCPA is excited for their growth during its time at Iowa State University.
About North Central Poultry Association:
The North Central Poultry Association’s mission is to “actively raise confidence in the poultry
community through leadership, support, advocacy and education in Iowa and Minnesota”.