Wrestling coach finds fit in insurance

Tim Negen was announced as a new insurance agent in Clarksville last week at Mike Clark’s Farm Insurance Bureau’s open house. He double majored in agriculture business and animal science at Hawkeye Community College, and jumped on the opportunity for an internship last March with Clark. (Pat Racette Photo)

Clarksville wrestling coach Tim Negen set out to become a veterinarian after high school, but ended up taking a different path.

Instead of applying to be one of the 100 students allowed in at Iowa State University’s veterinarian school, Negen turned toward other interests while earning his degrees in animal science and agriculture business at Hawkeye Community College.

And when an internship opened up in his hometown, Negen jumped on the opportunity.

Read full story in the March 27 Clarksville Star.