National FFA Organization Members attend Leadership Conferences
Wed, 12/07/2016 - 4:31pm
HOT SPRINGS, AR – Students from FFA chapters across Arkansas attended the 360° and Greenhand Leadership Conferences. The 360° conference is an activity of the National FFA Organization made possible by title sponsor Syngenta and with additional support from Helena Chemical Company as a special project of the National FFA Foundation. The “Going Green” Greenhand Conference is a State Leadership Conferences for first year FFA Members and is presented by the Arkansas FFA State Officers. Madelyn Russell, Laurel Dhority, Mason Reed, Morgan, Sanders, Sarah Brown, Garrett, Akins, Sara Hodge, Seth Winebough Caleb Crawford, William Sparks, Lundyn Dooley, Morgan Shelton, Mikayla Hibbard, Sara Hilton, and Austin Hilton a member of the Pocahontas FFA Chapter attended the event on December 2nd and 3rd. 360° takes students full circle in terms of chapter leadership. The two-day 360° conference is focused on the importance of vision and how to become a visionary leader. Students spent their time in sessions understanding the importance of vision, conducting a chapter needs assessment, crafting a vision plan for their local FFA chapter and developing a strategy to implement their vision.