Bethany Olson attends Iowa State University where she is majoring in Agricultural Business and International Agriculture with a minor in Agronomy. Bethany is a member of the Iowa State University Agricultural Business Club, a member of the Honor Program, a Student Ambassador for the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences (CALS), a member of Collegiate FFA and runs track and cross country for the Cyclones. In addition, Bethany has served as a counselor for the Iowa Agricultural Youth Institute and has worked as a peer mentor for Ag Business freshmen. She is also a co-chair of Ag Career Day. Bethany's past awards include recognition as a CALS Foreman Scholar and the Branstad–Reynolds Undergraduate Scholar. She was raised on a family farm in Jewell, Iowa, and was valedictorian of the South Hamilton High School Class of 2009.
Colin Hurd attends Iowa State University where he is majoring in Agricultural Studies with a minor in General Business and has maintained a 4.0 G.P.A. He is a member of the Gamma Sigma Delta Agriculture Honor Society, a member of the Alpha Gamma Rho Fraternity and is a Cardinal Key Honorary Member. Colin has also served as a coordinator for the annual Iowa State Blood Drive and was a member of the VEISHEA planning committee. He has interned for the VanWall Group and Cargill Ag Horizons. Colin was raised in Roland, Iowa.