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A Word From Our President
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Please feel free to contact Mr. James Abbas for any questions that you may have.

High School Address:

 918 4th Ave. Ackley, IA 50601

Email: jabbas@agwsr.org

Phone: 641-847-2633

Officer Team

2017-2018 Officer Team  

 

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Our officer team will work hard to set the course for years to come.  They plan to lead us to improve our constitution in order to make the chapter more effective and efficient.

ABOUT OUR OFFICERS

President - Sawyer Heitland

Grade: Senior 

Favorite Food: Steak and Mashed Potatoes

Favorite Activity the Chapter Offers: I enjoy the trips the FFA offers such as WLC and trips to State Convention.  I also enjoy all the opportunities that allow us to help out in our own community.

Why Did You Decide To Join the FFA: I joined FFA because I have heard the great things the FFA has to offer from my brother.  I also enjoy agriculture and I wanted to expand my knowledge and experience in this field.

What Do You Hope to Achieve Through Your Years of Office: I hope to improve my leadership skills and learn more about agriculture. I hope to encourage people to join FFA and see that there is more to FFA than just agriculture.

 

Vice President - Taylor Sicard

Grade: Senior 

Favorite Food: Steak

Favorite Activity the Chapter Offers: Washington Leadership Conference

Why Did You Decide To Join the FFA: I felt like it would be a great leadership experience for me.

What Do You Hope to Achieve Through Your Years of Office: To help others learn more about agriculture and to gain more leadership skills.

 

Secretary - Aaron Roelfs

Grade: Senior 

Favorite Food: Smoked Ribs with Dry Rub

Favorite Activity the Chapter Offers: Activities such as the chapter trap shoot, laser tag, and bowling.

Why Did You Decide To Join the FFA: It looked fun and intriguing in middle school.

What Do You Hope to Achieve Through Your Years of Office: To organize the officer room and Mr. Abbas's brain.  Also to be a person that will encourage freshman to join and have fun.

 

Treasurer - Josh Bartling

Grade: Junior

Favorite Food: Pizza

Favorite Activity the Chapter Offers: National Convention

Why Did You Decide To Join the FFA: I always have had an interest in agriculture and both of my brothers were FFA officers.

What Do You Hope to Achieve Through Your Years of Office: Gain leadership skills and help others expand their knowledge in agriculture.

 

Reporter - Lily Ellingson

Grade: Senior 

Favorite Food: Green Bean Casserole

Favorite Activity the Chapter Offers: Competing in leadership contests.

Why Did You Decide To Join the FFAIn middle school, I saw all of the great opportunities that the FFA offered, and I decided I wanted to be a part of this organization.

What Do You Hope to Achieve Through Your Years of Office: I hope to help students that are not comfortable speaking in front of crowds to improve their public speaking skills.

 

Sentinel - Haley Bakker

Grade: Senior 

Favorite Food: Fruit

Favorite Activity the Chapter Offers: Washington Leadership Conference

Why Did You Decide To Join the FFA: After hearing about all the trips my brother went on, I wanted to join FFA and participate in various activities that the chapter offers.  I thought it would be a good way for me to meet new people and gain leadership skills.

What Do You Hope to Achieve Through Your Years of Office: Gain leadership and communication skills.  Also, help others to want to become active in the FFA chapter.


Assistant - Ethan Ubben

Grade: Senior 

Favorite Food: Prime Rib

Favorite Activity the Chapter Offers: The many opportunities that are offered through all four years of FFA.  You can set up for the rodeo at the Franklin County Fair and go to National Convention.  If you sell enough fruit you can also go on the Senior Trip.

Why Did You Decide To Join the FFA: I joined because I like the agriculture opportunities the FFA offers.  The FFA also teaches you leadership.  This organization gives me the opportunity to give back to the community as well. 

What Do You Hope to Achieve Through Your Years of Office: I hope to get more people involved and to do more activities each year.

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Click on these links to learn more about the officers that serve our chapter.

 

National Officers   State Officers   North Central District Officers