Amanda Bergstrom is currently a long-distance, part-timer working with Nebraska Cooperative Development Center. She has a master's degree from the University of Nebraska—Lincoln in Teacher, Learning, and Teaching Education and a bachelor's degree in Agricultural Journalism-Advertising and Public Relations. Amanda teaches English in a small, rural D-2, Nebraska school full-time. Through NCDC she is interested in ag entrepreneurship, local food, and rural cooperative businesses. Amanda's interest in the agricultural communications area stems from growing up on family farming/ranching operation and her love of agriculture.