Outstanding Teens Recognized

The 2019 Ohio 4-H Teen Hall of Fame and Teen of the Year recipients were honored on March 9 at the Ohio 4-H Conference. At the teen luncheon, with nearly 600 guests, awardees were congratulated by Dr. Cathann A. Kress, Vice President for Agricultural Administration and Dean for the College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences at The Ohio State University, and Karen Corcoran, sponsor of the awards.

Congratulations to the 2019 Teen Award honorees:

Teen of the Year

  • Morgan McCutcheon, Licking County

Teen of the Year, Morgan McCutcheon (center) of Licking County is joined by (back row) Dr. Roger Rennekamp, Director of Ohio State University Extension and Dale Arnold, President of the Ohio 4-H Foundation Board; and (front row) Karen Corcoran, Award Sponsor, and Dr. Cathann A. Kress, Dean for the College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences

Teen Hall of Fame

  • Maddie Allman, Vinton County
  • Callia Barwick, Mahoning County
  • Emmy Beck-Aden, Athens County
  • Molly Hunt, Darke County

Teen Hall of Fame Inductees (front row) Maddie Allman, Molly Hunt, Callia Barwick, and Emmy Beck-Aden are joined by (back row), Karen Corcoran, Award Sponsor; Dr. Roger Rennekamp, Director of Ohio State University Extension; Dale Arnold, President of the Ohio 4-H Foundation Board; and Dr. Cathann A. Kress, Dean for the College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences

Want to learn more about these amazing teens?  Check out their bios here!

Each year, active Ohio 4-H teens are eligible for nomination to these prestigious awards based on an application submitted by a 4-H staff member and selection by a review committee.  Full criteria and past winners can be found here. These awards are sponsored in part by the Ohio 4-H Foundation and Tim and Karen Corcoran. Thank you for your continued support of Ohio’s older youth who are role models and positive examples of the 4-H program!