DOYLE, TN – The Johnson County Future Farmers of America (FFA) Chapter of Johnson County was presented with the Outstanding Officer Team Award at Camp Clements on July 8, 2016. More than 200 students, advisors and guests attended what was the sixth of seven weeks of Leadership Training Camp offered to the Tennessee FFA membership.
Chapter officer teams must be active in officer classes, specialty classes, have a representative elected to Camp Council, and have a large sum of their members qualify for the gold leadership award to be considered for the Outstanding Officer Team Award.
This week, the Johnson County FFA chapter took home several honors including: Camp Council Vice President, Rebekah Dugger; second place in Extemporaneous Public Speaking, Taylor Long; fourth place in Quiz Contest, Rebekah Duggar; and third place in Quiz Bowl, Megan Rice, Rebekah Dugger, Faith Poteet, and Taylor Long.
The Johnson County FFA officers for Camp Clements are: President, Taylor Long; Vice Presidents, Jacob Baker; Secretary, Rebekah Dugger; Treasurer, Dawson Cress; Reporter, Cody Jennings; and Sentinel, Megan Rice. The chapter’s advisors are Jerry Agan, Thomas Boyd and Tracy Dugger.
FFA makes a positive difference in the lives of students by developing their potential for premier leadership, personal growth, and career success through agricultural education. Nationally, there are 629,367 FFA members, aged 12-21. The Tennessee FFA Association is comprised of 14,084 members from 214 high school chapters, 7 middle school chapters, and 8 collegiate chapters across the state of Tennessee. To learn more about FFA visit www.tnffa.org.