Category Archives: 2017 Convention

Meet Your 2017 – 2018 National FFA President

Breanna Holbert, an agricultural education major at California State University of Chico, was elected national president. Holbert is the first female African American elected to the office of president. Each year at the National FFA Convention & Expo, six students … Continue reading

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Meet Your 2017 – 2018 National FFA Secretary

Erica Baier, an agricultural education major at Iowa State University, was elected national secretary. Each year at the National FFA Convention & Expo, six students are elected by delegates to represent the organization as National FFA officers. Delegates elect a … Continue reading

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Meet Your 2017 – 2018 Eastern Region Vice President

Gracie Furnish, a career and technical education major at the University of Kentucky, will serve as eastern region vice president. Each year at the National FFA Convention & Expo, six students are elected by delegates to represent the organization as … Continue reading

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Meet Your 2017 – 2018 Southern Region Vice President

Ian Bennett, majoring in agriscience and environmental systems – plant breeding and genetics at the University of Georgia, was elected southern region vice president. Each year at the National FFA Convention & Expo, six students are elected by delegates to … Continue reading

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Meet Your 2017 – 2018 Western Region Vice President

Bryce Cluff, an agricultural technology and management: education major at the University of Arizona, will serve as western region vice president. Each year at the National FFA Convention & Expo, six students are elected by delegates to represent the organization … Continue reading

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Meet Your 2017 – 2018 Central Region Vice President

Piper Merritt, an agricultural economics major at Oklahoma State University, was elected central region vice president. Each year at the National FFA Convention & Expo, six students are elected by delegates to represent the organization as National FFA officers. Delegates … Continue reading

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2017 Nominating Committee Report

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Retiring Address – David Townsend

Listen to National President David Townsend share his retiring address, “Find HOME” http://ffaconvention.com/audio/Convention2017/RA_TownsendDavid.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download

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Speaker: Jon Petz

Motivational speaker Jon Petz shared his ‘Bore no More’ speech at the Seventh General Session of the 90th National FFA Convention… http://ffaconvention.com/audio/Convention2017/Speaker_PetzJon.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download

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Interview Skills Recipient Selected From Tennessee

“Make sure that you are yourself. You’re smiling like you always would and you have to be careful and not let your nerves get in the way of your personality shining through.” -Tate Stevenson http://www.ffaconvention.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/JobInterview_TateStevenson.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | … Continue reading

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