Josie Burke - Ohio Interview by Inspiring Teens Nomination and Photography by MoniKeri Imaging Issue 41 of Inspiring Teens Magazine
The Nomination: In addition to taking animals to our local fairs, Josie Burke is very active in her 4H group and her FFA program at school. She has been elected to the 2020-2021 Ohio Teen Leadership Council, the 2021 National 4H Leadership Conference, 2020-2021 Ohio Teen Leadership Regional Representative, 2019 State Certified Shotgun Junior Leader (working toward her 2021 State Certified Pistol Junior Leader), 2020 FFA Advanced Parliamentary Procedure Team. She will also begin college courses when winter quarter begins 2021. Josie is also competing on her high school golf and softball teams and cheers. She has a face full of sunshine each and every time I see her. She's a lovely girl.
Photography by MoniKeri Imaging
What would you most like to be interviewed about? The things that I would most like to be interviewed about is the changes I am able to make in younger kids lives.
Please tell us more about all your Leadership Opportunities. The leadership opportunities I have include being part of local 4-H clubs as well as being on the Ohio 4-H Teen Leadership Council.
What do you think is important in a leader? The most important quality a leader should have is being confident in his/her work. The leader needs to be confident in everything aspect they do.
What inspiring things about you does your nomination not cover? The inspiring things that aren't covered are that during my study halls as a freshman and throughout my middle school career I am a volunteer teachers aide for special needs children and in a regular classroom.
Where do you see yourself in 5 years/what are your plans? In 5 years I am hoping to be working on my career at The Ohio State University or Texas Tech to become a veterinarian neurologist.
Look for Josie in Issue 41 of Inspiring Teens Magazine!