Senator Hune Honored as Outstanding 4-H Alumnus

LANSING, Mich. — Senator Joe Hune was among eleven 4-H alumni inducted into the Michigan 4-H Emerald Clover Society on Oct. 3.          

The Michigan 4-H Emerald Clover Society honors former Michigan 4-H members whose professional leadership and community service reflect the ultimate outcome of 4-H membership – extraordinary use of an individual’s head, heart, hands and health to make communities, the country and the world better places in which to live. This recognition is provided by Michigan 4-H Youth Development with support from the Michigan 4-H Foundation.

“I give credit to 4-H for a lot of who I am today,” said Senator Hune about his induction into the Michigan 4-H Emerald Clover Society.  “It helped instill responsibility, hard work and leadership skills in me at a young age and I would not have changed my experience for anything!”

Also inducted into the 4-H Emerald Clover Society Class of 2014 were: Jamie Clover Adams, of Lansing; Kelly Boles Chapman, of Bellevue; Sen. Judy K. Emmons, Sheridan; Betsy McPherson Knox, East Lansing; Harmony L. Nowlin, Alma; Matthew T. Shane, Manchester; Douglas A. Sprik, Hamilton; Doris Stuever, Lynn; Susan L. Safford Traubenkraut, Frankenmuth; and Karen L. Waite, Mason.   

The 4-H Emerald Clover Society induction took place Fri., Oct. 3 during the 4-H Town and Country Gala at the Downtown Market in Grand Rapids, Michigan.