The Lake Area Tech Agriculture faculty welcomed Halley to the team in August 2022. She is an SDSU graduate majoring in Animal Science and minoring in Ag Business and Meat Science. She also obtained her Ag Teaching Certification from SDSU. Previously, Halley taught agriculture and science at Florence High School and was the FFA Advisor and Science Fair Coordinator there. Halley was raised on a cattle and grain farm near Florence and was a team member on the Wool, Meats, and Livestock judging teams at SDSU. She is very passionate about agriculture, especially animal science-related industries, and enjoys helping youth find their way in the livestock industry through 4-H and other livestock organizations.