Tanner Barnharst

Student Ambassador

About Me

Class of 2017 
Enrolled Degree:
 M.S. in Bioproducts and Biosystems Science, Engineering and Management (BBSEM)
Hometown: Rosemount, Minnesota

What drives you to be a BBE Ambassador? 
Personal connections and building social capital are some of the most important things you can do in your life. I feel that by joining the BBE Ambassadors I can help out prospective students, make important connections, and help the environment.

What are your long-term career goals?
I hope to lead projects in industry that support my ideals of environmentalism and sustainability.

What is your favorite thing about our Department?
The variability of backgrounds and the friendliness of all students, staff, and faculty.

What are your additional extracurricular activities, hobbies and/or interests:
I am an officer in the Mycology Club and therefore enjoy mushroom hunting! I also enjoy baking, photography, cooking, reading, and spending what time I can outdoors.

What is a fun fact about you?
I have a hydroponic herb garden and 29 house plants at home.

Tanner Barnharst