Chris Garmon and Megan Jacobsen started their careers as agriculture students who took on internships. Megan was a 2008 graduate from Fresno State in Agricultural Communications and Chris was an Agricultural Science major at Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo. Chris and Megan both used their strong education in agriculture and a good work ethic during their internships to launch their agricultural careers and land their dream job.
Chris discovered early on that he wanted to work for a fair, so he focused his internships doing just that. He started at the Ventura County Fair, his hometown fair, interning there all four summers during his time at Cal Poly. He also interned at the California Mid-State Fair in Paso Robles for one summer. Chris said that interning at these fairs opened his eyes to the opportunities in event planning and management of fairs. Read More→