2022-2023 Ambassador Opportunities

County Ambassador Program:
Livestock Ambassadors, S.T.E.M. Ambassadors, Healthy Living Ambassadors, and Western Horse Ambassadors


The purpose of the Box Elder County 4-H Ambassador Program is to:

  • Promote positive youth development
  • Learn, practice, and demonstrate leadership skills, social skills, and volunteerism
  • Promote 4-H with potential members, parents, and the general public with in the county
  • Sponsor a county leadership focused event
  • Expand youth’s individual social and professional networks

Box Elder County Ambassadors are expected to:           

  • Be in 7th-12th Grade and Apply to be an Ambassador
  • Represent the standards of Box Elder County 4-H to the fullest
  • Serve as a 4-H Representative to other non-4-H organizations
  • Promote 4-H through media and speaking appearances
  • Attend and facilitate youth development workshops
  • Present to their peers at clinics, workshops, and other events
  • Meet, befriend, and work with youth to promote belonging in the BE County 4-H Program
  • Remain active in the BE County 4-H program
  • Participate in ushering at the Golden Spike Rodeo durin the BEC Fair
  • Complete at least one BE County 4-H Service Project per year
  • Make friends and have fun
Applications Open October 1, 2022 and Close October 30, 2022

Teen Council Program

What is Teen Council?

Group of teens in grades 7-12 work, plan, and play together to strengthen their own personal leadership, communication, and teamwork skills while mentoring and teaching younger youth. Teen Council serves on a local, county, and state level, and participation can lead a 4-Her to become a State Ambassador.  Being a council member requires dedication and commitment but it is also about having FUN!  Teen Council is a great way to meet new friends and create lasting memories.

What activities and events will the council be planning?

Monthly activities for themselves:

  • Leadership training using fun interactive learning activities (games), local weekend retreats, etc.
  • Social events-Christmas party, hikes, BBQs, etc.
  • Service for the community
  • Planning other 4-H events for other leaders and youth

Annual/semi-annual event: 

  • Judging Cloverbud entries at the Fair
  • Ushering 1 night of the Rodeo for the fair
Anyone can join throughout the year. Contact Marci.borg@usu.edu or advisor Melanie Francis melaniefrancis1014@yahoo.com


Junior Teen Council Program

What is Junior Teen Council?

This introducotry County Leadership Program is for 5th and 6th grade 4-H Members. Junior Teen Council members will expand themselves socially as they learn to plan and direct County Programming. The Box Elder County Junior Teen Council is in charge of

  • The County Cloverbud Camp
  • 1 Workshop rotation at Day Camp

Interested in joining? Contact Brielle Smith at A01424264@usu.edu or call the Extension Office at 435-695-2542. 
We are looking for adult volunteers interested in being a mentor to this program! Please let us know if you are intersted.