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Meet Your 2016 – 2017 National FFA President

David Townsend, an agricultural and natural resources and plant science major at the University of Delaware, was elected president. This is the first time the state of Delaware has had a national FFA president. Each year at the National FFA … Continue reading

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Meet Your 2016 – 2017 National FFA Secretary

Victoria Harris  of Florida, a biology major at the University of Florida, will serve as secretary. Click on the picture for a hi resolution image. http://www.ffaconvention.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/10/NO_Secretary_Harris.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download

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Meet Your 2016 – 2017 Central Region FFA Vice President

Valerie Earley of Minnesota, an agricultural communications major at the University of Minnesota, will serve as central region vice president.   Click on the picture for a hi resolution image. http://www.ffaconvention.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/10/NO_central_early.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download

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Meet Your 2016 – 2017 Eastern Region FFA Vice President

Ashley Willits  of New York, an agricultural education major at Tarleton State University, was elected eastern region vice president.   Click on the picture for a hi resolution image. http://www.ffaconvention.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/10/NO_eastern_willits.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download

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Meet Your 2016 – 2017 Western Region FFA Vice President

Trey Elizondo  of Texas, a science and agricultural communications major at Texas A&M, will serve as western region vice president. Click on the picture for a hi resolution image. http://www.ffaconvention.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/10/NO_Western_Elizondo.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download

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Meet Your 2016 – 2017 Southern Region FFA Vice President

DeShawn Blanding  of South Carolina, a biological engineering (natural resources engineering) major at North Carolina A&T State University, will serve as southern region vice president.   Click on the picture for a hi resolution image. http://www.ffaconvention.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/10/NO_SOUTHVP.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download

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2016-17 National FFA Officer Team Elected at 89th National FFA Convention & Expo

INDIANAPOLIS (Saturday, Oct. 22, 2016/National FFA Organization) – Students from Delaware, Florida, Minnesota, New York, South Carolina and Texas have been elected by delegates from throughout the United States to serve on the 2016-17 National FFA Officer team. David Townsend, … Continue reading

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Session 9: National Officer Nominating Committee Report

Listen to the National Officer Nominating Committee Report to the delegates with the announcement of the 2016 – 2017 National FFA Officer Team… http://www.ffaconvention.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/10/Session9_NominatingCommittee.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download

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Retiring Address – Taylor McNeel

Listen to National President Taylor McNeel share her retiring address, “Lead With Your Heart.” http://www.ffaconvention.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/10/RA_McNeelTaylor.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download

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Indiana Governor Mike Pence

Indiana Governor Mike Pence spoke with FFA members and guests attending the American Degree Ceremony Saturday morning at the 89th National FFA Convention… http://www.ffaconvention.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/10/Pence_FFA2016.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download

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