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Bryce Cluff Named National Western Region Vice President

INDIANAPOLIS (Saturday, Oct. 28, 2017/National FFA Organization) – Students from

Arizona, California, Georgia, Iowa,Kentucky and Oklahoma have been elected by

delegates throughout the United States to serve on the 2017-18 National FFA

Officer team.


Breanna Holbert, an agricultural education major at California State University of

Chico, was elected national president. Holbert is the first female African American

elected to the office of president. Erica Baier, an agricultural education major at

Iowa State University, was elected national secretary.


Piper Merritt, an agricultural economics major at Oklahoma State University, was

elected central region vice president. Bryce Cluff, an agricultural technology and

management: education major at the University of Arizona, will serve as western

region vice president.


Ian Bennett, majoring in agriscience and environmental systems - plant breeding and genetics at the University of Georgia,

was elected southern region vice president. Gracie Furnish, a career and technical education major at the University of

Kentucky, will serve as eastern region vice president.


Each year at the National FFA Convention & Expo, six students are elected by delegates to represent the organization as

national officers. Delegates elect a president, secretary, and vice presidents representing the central, southern, eastern,

and western regions of the country.


National officers commit to a year of service to the National FFA Organization. Each officer travels more than 100,000

national and international miles to interact with business and industry leaders, thousands of FFA members and teachers,

corporate sponsors, government and education officials, state FFA leaders, the general public, and more. The team will lead

personal growth and leadership training conferences for FFA members throughout the country and help set policies that

will guide the future of FFA and promote agricultural literacy.


The National FFA Organization provides leadership, personal growth and career success training through agricultural

education to 653,359 student members who belong to one of 8,568 local FFA chapters throughout the U.S., Puerto Rico and

the U.S. Virgin Islands. The organization is also supported by 344,239 alumni members in 2,051 alumni chapters throughout

the U.S.