Cayley Vande Berg of Eldorado was named the 2019 Fond du Lac County Fairest of the Fair on Satuday, June 1, 2019. Cayley, the 19 year old daughter of Chad and Tammy Vande Berg is currently a sophomore at the University of Wisconsin – River Falls where she is studying Dairy Business and Agricultural Business. Upon college graduation, Cayley plans to pursue a career where she can work with both cattle and people as she has a passion for both. At school, she is actively involved in Dairy Club, a Falcon Premier Sale Volunteer and Collegiate Farm Bureau.
Cayley is currently employed with Milk Source, LLC in Rosendale as well as interning with Foremost Farms USA as a part of their Member Services team.
In her spare time, Cayley enjoys hunting and fishing with family, playing volleyball and practicing the violin. She also enjoys visiting other farms and agricultural businesses to learn about new and innovative practices in the industry.
Cayley is the recipient of a $750 scholarship provided by Culvers of Fond du Lac as she represents the Fond du Lac County Fair for the next year. In January, she will represent the county in the Wisconsin Association of Fairs State Fairest of the Fair competition, where she will go through multiple rounds of interviews, on-stage speaking opportunities, a semi-finals and finals competition.