Gerda Hyde

Gerda Hyde

Graduate Year/Degree

High school graduate; studied agricultural economics at UC Davis & UC Berkley


Owner of Yamsi Ranch

Years Employed

55 years

Prior Position/Company


Current Job/Volunteer Activities

Involved with PEO; Served on the local, state & committees for American National CattleWomen

Serves as: (Oregon Tech Foundation Committee(s)

Chairman of Scholarship Committee


Recipient of OIT Achievement Award 2009; Alexander Calder Stewardship Award; environmental and stewardship awards from National Cattlemen & NSFW; Mother of 4, grandmother of 17, and great-grandmother of 10

Why it is important to me to be involved with the Oregon Tech Foundation

I was interested in education and the community. This was a good way to serve and be informed about Oregon Tech.