In the final weeks of 2022, episodes 3 and 4 of the Wakulla 4-H Podcast aired on WAVE 94. In the podcast, 4-H youth interview community members about 4-H stories, their lives, and Wakulla history. Episodes 1 through 4 aired on the radio in December 2022 and are available online. More episodes are coming in 2023.
Episode 3 – Missy Rudd Gainer
In Episode 3, Wakulla 4-H alumna Missy Rudd Gainer discussed her memories of 4-H camps and club activities with current 4-H youth members Caden and Gentry.
Missy Rudd Gainer is a Wakulla County native who enjoyed 10 full years of 4-H activities and programs. She has spent her career using the skills she learned in 4-H, from child development to
public speaking. Now a certified fitness instructor and nutritionist, she previously taught high school English and adult continuing education. She is married to Randy Gainer and together they have 5 children and 2 grandchildren.
Episode 4 – Sara Hillier Turner
Caden and Gentry interviewed another 4-H alumna for episode 4. Sara Hillier Turner also happens to be Gentry’s mom! Sara shared how she was a 4-H member, then became a 4-H mom, and now serves as a 4-H club volunteer leader.
Links to Episodes 1 – 4
Looking to listen to all four episodes? Use this link and enjoy the podcast on the go!