Brechen has been a leader for 15 years with her primary role being Organizational Leader for Calico N Jeans. When she first began, there were 8 members enrolled in the club and over her years of involvement she cannot recall the last time it was under 40 youth. Brechen loves that she can not only teach the youth but have the youth teach her; she has become motivated by their drive and dedication which gives her hope for the future.; She strives to be a role model for all the youth in her club and be a support for all they done. Outside of 4-H, Brechen is involved with school board, is a music therapist, plays piano and guitar, just to name a few, and loves to read, play with her dogs, and serve others.