The 2013 - 2014 Kansas FFA State Officer team completed their year of service today with the conclusion of the 86th Kansas FFA Convention on the Kansas State University campus. The team presented workshops and speeches challenging high school students to serve their community in the spirit of this year’s convention theme, “Ignite.”
Outgoing officers include President Lindy Billberry, Garden City FFA; Vice President Carrie Carlson, Centre FFA; Secretary Chance Hunley, Riverton FFA; Treasurer Cody Holliday, Jackson Heights; Reporter Daryl Simmons, Minneapolis; and Sentinel Elizabeth Allen, Holton FFA.
After being elected in May 2013, the team spent the past year traveling across the state sharing their passion for leadership, service and agriculture.
All six will be students at Kansas State University in the fall. Bilberry will be a sophomore majoring in Agricultural Business, Carlson will be a sophomore majoring in Bakery Science, Hunley will be a sophomore majoring in Agricultural Communications, Holliday will be a sophomore majoring in Agricultural Education, Simmons will be a junior majoring Agricultural Business and Allen will be a sophomore double majoring in Agricultural Economics and Animal Science.