Kristina Polziehn from Sturgeon County, Alberta, recently named a 2017 Canadian Nuffield Scholar, holds a Master of Science Degree from University of Alberta with a background in plant science and agronomy. She is a Professional Agrologist (P.Ag) and Certified Crop Advisor in Alberta as well as serves as a board member for the Alberta Institute of Agrologists and Canadian Weed Science Society. She is an independent agronomist with grain producers in northern Alberta. She began her company, Axiom Agronomy Ltd., in 2014 providing crop consulting, soil sampling and prescription nutrient mapping. She also serves as a dealer for AgPixel® in Alberta, assisting customers in acquiring, processing, and analyzing aerial agricultural data from unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV) and manned aircraft systems.