Sneads FFA was one of many FFA chapters in Florida who recently attended the 2010 82nd Annual Florida FFA State Convention. We had 16 members from our chapter present. They attended general sessions, leadership workshops and agricultural career shows. The delegates voted on the new 2010-2011 state officer team. Also, many members competed in Career Development Events (CDE’s), and numerous awards were given out.
The following members were recognized: Sydney Stone, Top 3 for the Ryan Rimmer District Officer Award. Zachary Wester, Top 3 for the State Star in Agriscience Award. Georgia Pevy, for being chosen to serve in the Courtesy Corps, and winning 2nd in the state in the Florida FFA Alumni essay contest. Advisor Stan Scurlock, winner of the Turn the Key Award. The Sneads FFA Chapter, for being a State Premier Chapter, and 100% membership.Valaree Douglas, for winning 3rd in the State Talent contest. The Sneads FFA Agricultural Issues team, which includes Georgia Pevy, Christen Howell, Ariel White, Zach Wester, and Jessica Hatcher, for winning 4th in the state. The Horse Judging Team, which consists of Christen Howell, Ariel White, Christen Fowler, and Jessica Hatcher, for winning state. The Agricultural Business Team, which includes Ariel White, Erin Williams, Leah Williams, Mitchell Hines, and Brandon Hightower, for winning 5th in the state. The following students received their State Degrees: Zachary Wester, Ariel White, Tyler Pickens, and Tyler White. Sydney Stone was elected District II President.The Parliamentary Procedure Team, Creed Speaker, and Job Interview Participant also competed at state.