Select Sires Hires Rachel Linder as Industry Support and Graphic Design Coordinator

PLAIN CITY, Ohio, August 5, 2016 - Select Sires has hired Rachel Linder as an industry support and graphic design coordinator. In this role she will produce beef print advertising and flyers as well as assist with the beef program’s social media presence. Linder will support the beef acquisition and genetic testing processes, manage trade show activities and coordinate the A.I. certificate program in addition to performing other administrative duties.

“I am excited to join the Select Sires team,” says Linder. “I look forward to expanding my knowledge about the beef industry as well as meeting new people who share a similar passion.”

A Louisville, Ohio native, Linder is a May 2016 graduate of The Ohio State University (OSU) with a bachelor’s degree in animal sciences-animal industries and agriculture communications. She gained communications experience as an intern with the American Shorthorn Association, OSU Extension Family and Consumer Sciences and Nationwide Children’s Hospital. Linder also served as marketing director for The Golden Key Center for Exceptional Children. She is a past president of the Ohio Junior Simmental Association and member of the American Junior Simmental Association.

“We are excited to have a young agriculturist of Rachel’s caliber join the Select Sires beef team,” says Lorna Marshall, vice president of beef genetics at Select Sires Inc. “Rachel’s beef background and education will be a valuable addition to our growing program.”

Based in Plain City, Ohio, Select Sires Inc., is North America's largest A.I. organization and is comprised of nine farmer-owned and -controlled cooperatives. As the industry leader, it provides highly fertile semen as well as excellence in service and programs to achieve its basic objective of supplying dairy and beef producers with North America's best genetics at a reasonable price.