Candidate for Boone County Supervisor
|Chet Hollingshead was
raised and lives on the family farm north of Ogden, Iowa. He is the youngest
of three boys that are all active in continuing the five generations of
agricultural tradition in Boone County. Chet was involved in 4-H, speech,
and choir at Ogden Community Schools. While in school Chet was also involved
in student government starting in middle school. Serving in multiple positions,
Chet concluded his high school political career as Student Body President
his senior year.
After graduating in 2007, Chet attended DMACC in Boone. He completed his Bachelors of Science at Iowa State University in Ag Education, Communications Options and a minor in Journalism graduating in the spring of 2011.
Three Brother's Farms LLC, founded in 2007 by Chet and his brothers Alex and Ben Hollingshead, is a contract hog feeding business. Chet's business experiences also include internships with WHO Radio's Big Show and at the Iowa Soybean Association. Currently Chet is an on-air personality for WHO TV as their Agri-Business Reporter and sales staff for the Agribusiness Report
Chet returned to politics in 2009 as an elected member of the Ogden Community School Board. The five person board elected Chet as Board President in 2011. Serving as Board President along with his job and family business all have a common thread; service for the betterment of his constituency via education, agriculture and business in cooperation with government.
Invest in Infrastructure
Create a Leaner County Courthouse