FFA (Future Farmers of America)
FFA is an organization that prepares students for the outside world with leadership skills and career success they need. FFA offers students a chance to get out in the community and experience the agricultural life around them. Opportunities for students include travel within NYS and beyond, participation in leadership and skills based Career Development Events (CDEs), community service and more. Membership in this organization provides students with skills that are easily transferred to today’s 21st century job market.
Members of FFA attend meetings and help to help make important decisions on events and field trips, plan activities, work on leadership skills, and discuss agricultural issues locally and globally.
As a member of FFA you get the opportunity to...
- Go to many farms throughout the area
- Attend official FFA events and conferences
- Support local agriculture
- Learn about potential job opportunities
- Help your community & Inspire others
- Raise leadership and agricultural awareness
As a member of FFA you can learn...
- Leadership skills
- Time management
- Problem solving
- The value of agriculture
FFA Officers 2019-20
President: Dominick O’Connell
Co-Vice Presidents: Hunter Gardner and Summer Kiernan
Secretary: Maura Conway
Co-Treasurers: Jon West, Miranda Elliot, Connor Johnson
Co-Advisors: Christie Hegarty and Emily Statham