August 2019 – Undergraduate

AIGC Scholar Ty Montgomery

Ty Montgomery

Coats
Chickasaw Nation

Wells Fargo Undergraduate
Oklahoma State University
Biochemistry & Animal Science /Animal Biotechnology
GPA 3.78

Community Service

  • Sacred Heart Catholic Parish & School in Pratt, KS – member
    • Participated in service activities: collected donated food for Pratt County Food Bank, delivered Thanksgiving meals to shut-ins, unloaded and sorted food orders for Prairieland Food, school playground cleanup, raffle sales, red wheel sales, bake sales, turkey dinner setup and tear down

  • Glendale Reapers, Pratt County 4-H Club -11 year member
    • Participated in service activities for: Lemon Park Lights set-up & tear down, Ninnescah River Cleanup, Fairgrounds Cleanup, made Christmas ornaments for nursing homes, packed boxes for Pratt County Food Bank, unloaded turkeys for Pratt Food Bank, fair membership sale

  • Boy Scouts of America, Troop 7201 – Quivira Council, Kanza District
    • Participated in service activities for: Scouting for Food – Pratt Co. Food Bank, Veteran’s Day programs, Flag Retirement Ceremonies, Peace Treaty re-enactment, summer camp cleanups, building flag poles at parks, building archery butts at KDWP, helped teach cub scout pack, hosted Pinewood Derby, mapping & recording local cemetery for sexton, popcorn sales, host snack suppers for UMC

  • Skyline Schools, USD#438
    • Participated in service activities for: T-bird mentoring teams, OWLS site cleanup, helped in concession stand, event leader for all school play day, set up all school science fair, teacher’s aide for math classes, Liftathon fundraising, golf ball drop sales , golf tournament sponsor sales, prom setup, Rudolph Run course volunteer

  • Oklahoma State University
    • Block & Bridle Club: served steak sandwiches at Tulsa State Fair in Ok Cattlemen’s Assn, hosted Youth 4-H/ FFA Beef Show

Bio

Ty Montgomery of Coats, Kansas is a freshman student at Oklahoma State University. He is dual majoring in Biochemistry and Animal Biotechnology through the college of Agriculture. At OSU, Ty is a member of the President’s Leadership Council, Collegiate Block & Bridle and the Rugby team. Ty has been active in Boy Scouts, holds the highest rank of Eagle Scout and is a member of the Order of the Arrow Honor Society. While in high school, Ty was a varsity letterman in football, garnering many district and league awards. Being involved in 4-H for eleven years and holding leadership positions in the Kansas Junior Red Angus Association has allowed him to develop many professional relationships in the beef / Agriculture industry. Ty plans to complete his undergraduate work at OSU and pursue a graduate degree at Kansas State University.  Ty is the son of Kenneth & Lori Montgomery of Coats.