Kristen Kaste named 2012 Oregon Dairy Princess - Ambassador
Kristen Kaste of Tillamook was named the 53rd Oregon Dairy Princess-Ambassador on January 14, 2012 at the 53rd annual Coronation Banquet hosted by the Oregon Dairy Women. Kaste, is a graduate of Tillamook High School and is currently attending Oregon State University, Class of 2014. She plans to obtain a degree in agricultural sciences then pursue a master's degree in agricultural education. Her parents are Nancy and Neal Kaste.
Kaste has been active in volunteer activities for her community. At Oregon State University she is a member of the Dairy Club and Dairy Judging Team and is on the OSU College of Agricultural Sciences Deans List. She is looking forward to the opportunity to inform and educate the public about the dairy industry. She will spend the next year traveling statewide attending fairs, town meetings and public events as a representative of Oregon's dairy farmers.