Michelle Rook: Regional Reporter
Michelle Rook is one of the top farm broadcasters and market reporters in the country. She leads a farm department at WNAX that consistently has the highest farm audience ratings in the nation.
Michelle has been recognized for her journalistic excellence being named the NAFB Farm Broadcaster of the year in 2008. She has also won the NAFB Horizon Award, NAFB Newscast and Marketcast Awards, several NAFB News Service Awards and Associated Press recognition. She has received media awards from the SD Farm Bureau, the SD Soybean Association and the SD Pork Producers Council, SD Farmers Union and the National Farmers Union. In 2006 she was also named a Distinguished Alumnus by the SDSU Journalism Department.