The Chipola FFA Federation held its 2008-2009 re-organizational meeting Thursday, July 30 at the Jackson County School Board office. FFA members and advisors from numerous Jackson County schools were in attendance. Also in attendance were 2008/9 FFA Area I State Vice-President, Carly Barnes of Malone, and 2007/8 FFA Area I State Vice-President, Amy Johnson of Marianna.
Chipola FFA Federation Advisor Phyllis Daniels welcomed all and expressed her enthusiasm for the upcoming year. She then introduced Jackson County Schools Superintendent Danny Sims, who reflected on what the FFA meant to him. He also shared memories from his past FFA experiences. Then Deputy Superintendent and co-advisor for Chipola FFA Federation, Larry Moore, greeted everyone. Next the formal meeting and elections were held.
The following FFA members were elected as 2008/9 Chipola FFA Federation Officers: President: Cody Hughes, Malone; Vice President: Amber Rabon, Sneads; Secretary: Sydney Stone, Sneads; Treasurer: Lawson Mozley, Malone; Reporter: Rett Daniels, Malone; Chaplain: Daniel Jackson, Malone; Sentinel: Zack Godwin, Sneads; Historian: Tyler Pickins, Sneads; Parliamentarian: Olivia Mosier, Cottondale; Student Advisor: Christy Andreasen, Marianna.