Rolla Mayor Bill Jenks, III met with officers of the Future Farmers of America (FFA) Rolla Chapter at Rolla City Hall to sign a “National FFA Week” proclamation (Feb. 17-23, 2013). Mayor Jenks thanked the student officers for their efforts and accomplishments in the Rolla FFA Chapter.
Pictured with Mayor Jenks (front row, l to r) are: Taylor Strain, President; Leah Flett, Vice President; (second row, l to r): Leslie Dew, Shelby Martin Payton Varner, Makaela Loyd, Secretary; Elysia Sparks; Dalton Giesler; Dalton Crum; (back row, l to r): Alissa Huffman; Dustin McDonald; Hannah Verkamp; Spencer Madonna and Derek Schumaker. Not pictured are Cord Jenkins and Tom Strain, FFA Advisors.
The FFA Rolla Chapter, founded in 1928, consists of 200 members who attend a variety of FFA classes, community service projects, and civic engagements. The FFA motto is: “Learning to do, doing to learn, earning to live, living to serve.” FFA promotes citizenship, leadership, personal growth and career success among its members.