Mick Weber and Jan Weber, Jeff, Cathy and Vickie Nofziger, Gene and Donna Meller, and John, Lexie and Jessie Poulson of the Pettisville FFA Alumni affiliate served as official delegates at the 40th Ohio FFA Alumni Convention in Columbus, Saturday, Jan. 28.
The FFA Alumni Association is an organization that supports and serves agricultural education programs and the FFA in Ohio and across the nation.
FFA Alumni delegates, representing over 80 affiliates, were present to conduct the business of the over- 4000-member Ohio FFA Alumni Association.
The Pettisville affiliate has 172 members. Last year it conducted the Pumpkin Fest, science fair hog roast, gave trophies for the Jr. Fair, chaperoned state and national activities, helped students attend WLC, camp and leadership days, gave two college scholarships, awarded proficiency and graduate awards, and assisted with FFA Week activities.
The affiliate received third place in the agricultural education promotional award, third place for their scrapbook, and fifth place for their affiliate basket.
Pettisville FFA Alumni will receive a camp scholarship for being named an affiliate leadership growth affiliate.