Colten Leech, the 2019-2020 IJBBA Source of Champions Sale Chairman, is 17 years old and resides in Stark City, Missouri. Colten is currently a senior at East Newton High School but plan to further his education in college and pursue a degree somewhere in the agricultural field. Colten has been showing Brangus cattle from a young age but also is highly competitive in baseball and rodeo. He is serving in his third year as an IJBBA Director and his second year as SOC Chair.
If you were to describe yourself as an animal, what would it be and why? I would like to think of myself a turtle because I am quiet and slow to act but will hopefully live forever.
If you could choose your last meal, what would it be? My last meal would have to be anything with craw fish in it.
What was your favorite childhood toy? My favorite childhood toy was a rope.
What is/was your dream job? My dream job be to manage a large cattle operation (hopefully my own some day).
What is your favorite season and why? My favorite season is fall because that means that deer season is coming quickly.
What is your favorite quote? My favorite quote is "if you’re not first you’re last". Ricky bobby.
What would be your spirit animal and why? My spirit animal would hopefully be an owl because they are smart and hopefully be wise.
What is your biggest fear? My biggest fear is to lose.
What is your strangest talent? My strangest talent isn't so strange but I am good with young horses and breaking colts.
What Advice Do You Have For Young IJBBA Members?
"Enter all of the NJBS contests you can and learn as much as possible while you can."