Michelle Hertzke and Pablo Raúl Stinga earn ‘4 under 40’ award from Ames Chamber of Commerce


Michelle Hertzke (’24 education, MA) and Pablo Raúl Stinga both were awarded the Ames Chamber of Commerce FUEL Story County ‘4 Under 40’ award. Hertzke is a student service specialist in the Engineering LAS Online Learning department and Stinga is an associate professor and director of diversity in the Department of Mathematics.

The ‘4 Under 40’ awards capture the spirit of extraordinary young professionals in the Ames community, by recognizing those individuals who take the mission of FUEL Story County to heart. That mission involves cultivating leaders who are committed to improving the quality of life in Ames, and establishing a community of young professionals dedicated to building and fostering relationships through leadership development, professional development, philanthropic involvement and cultural and social opportunities.

The four award winners are young professionals who have demonstrated outstanding leadership, professionalism, and community involvement in Ames, Iowa.

For more information and photos of the event, please feel free to visit the Ames Chamber of Commerce Facebook page.