Mary Ann SMITH has had a long 4-H career. It began as a young 4-H member and continues today in
her many roles as a 4-H volunteer. Mary Ann was a successful 4-H member with many accomplishments that helped make her
the individual she is today.
Mary Ann was a 4-H leader for many years impacting the lives of countless individuals in
her community 4-H club as well as other youth from the county. Mary Ann served on the Ringgold County Extension Council
and she is currently on the 4-H & Youth Committee setting policy and guidance for 4-H members. She serves as a County
Fair Superintendent and judges other county fairs, sharing her positive and friendly way of life while educating youth
to be the best they can be.
Ringgold County is proud to induct Mary Ann into the Iowa 4-H Hall of Fame.
Transcription by Sharon R. Becker, October of 2015