- Brevard County
- Inducted 2014
Mrs. Nagle began her 4-H career as a parent volunteer in Brevard County more than 20 years ago, and has continued on in various roles such as Horse Judging coach, Advisory member, and mentor at both the district and state levels. Barbara has continuously taken the 4-H Horse program to new heights by setting realistic and achievable goals. She has been a driving force at Advisory meetings, and a staunch supporter of 4-H and Extension overall. Although committed to the 4-H program as a whole, Barbara’s true passion lies in horse judging and the youth involved. She has coached countless teams and individuals to Florida State Championship titles in Horse Judging, Oral Reasons, and Public Speaking. Barbara has the ability to change the lives of the youth she coaches by teaching them valuable speaking skills that will follow them throughout their lives, which in turn boosts their self-esteem, helping them to become confident, responsible adults. Barbara Nagle cares about each youth she works with on a deep, personal level, and always goes above and beyond the duties of a coach or mentor. She is a valuable asset to the Florida 4-H Horse program and a leader in shaping the lives of our youth.