Jean and her husband, Scott, own and operate The Flying Diamond Ranch near Kit Carson, CO. This commercial cow-calf/stocker ranch has been in the family for over 100 years and under Scott and Jean’s management the business has expanded to operations in CO, KS, and NE. They have raised four, 5th generation, children in Kit Carson and all are involved in the business at some level. Jean believes in community involvement. She currently serves on the CSU AgIndustry Leadership Council, ElPomar’s Northeast Regional Council, and is an officer of the Cheyenne County Cattlewomen. She served 14 years on the Kit Carson School Board and 2 on the Cheyenne County Hospital Board.