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"I want to be be able to afford property some day and build my own house, to start and sustain my own nursery, and to employee a couple of people full time."
Matt Rowlette
Star in Agribusiness

"When I first started FFA, I wouldn’t talk to anyone, because I was so shy. Now, there are so many things I wouldn’t have done if it hadn’t have been for FFA."
Logen Winfield
Star Farmer

"FFA introduced me to new places and people and helped me learn about how everything else works in agriculture, not just farming. The world wouldn’t go around without Ag."
Colton George
Star in Ag Placement

Alumni Stories

The FFA mission is to make a positive difference in the lives of students by developing their potential for premier leadership, personal growth, and career success through agricultural education. Since 1928, FFA has done just this for millions of current and former members. Kentucky FFA wants to highlight several individuals who attribute their success in life to their time as Kentucky FFA members. Click each tile to see their stories.

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Senator Dennis Parrett

Farmer, Agribusinessman, State Senator

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Ryan Bivens

Farmer and Agriculture Leader

Dwight armstrong

Dr. Dwight Armstrong

Chief Executive Officer - National FFA Organization

Warren beeler

Warren Beeler

Kentucky Department Of Agriculture

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Tyler Williams

Mid-Atlantic Territory Manager - Monty’s Plant Food

Anthony strong

R. Anthony Strong

Superintendent - Pendleton County Public Schools

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Kent Moore

Proprietary Products Manager- Loveland Products- Crop Production Services

Cory reinle

Cory Reinle

Produce Buyer - Winn Dixie Supermarket

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Llyod Dean

Farmer, Pastor, Counselor, Community Leader

Willie hawkins

Willie Hawkins

Retail Business Representative - Syngenta

Melody alford

Melody Alford

Vice President Of Purchasing Operations - Animal Health International