West Liberty

Agricultural Education

& FFA Chapter

Chapter Officers and Advisors

Morgan Hodge

Grade:

10th Grade

Actively been in FFA:

3 years

CDEs participated in: 

Ag CSI, Conduct of Meetings, and Parliamentary Procedure

Favorite FFA Activity: 

FFA Movie Night and County Fair

If not found in ag room, you could find me: 

Working at the dance studio or practicing
at the gun range. 

Supervised Agriculture Experience: 

Showing Livestock

Other School Activities: 

Trapshooting and Dance Team

Career Goals: 

To be a florist and own my own business.

Rachel Aird

Grade: 

11th Grade

Actively been in FFA: 

4 years

CDEs participated in: 

Ag CSI, Conduct of Meetings, Parliamentary Procedure, and Ag Issues. 

Favorite FFA Activity: 

FFA Movie Night

If not found in ag room, you could find me: 

Watching Netflix or Youtube

Supervised Agriculture Experience: 

Greenhouse and Floriculture

Other School Activities: 

Volleyball, Softball, and National Honor Society

Career Goals: 

Engineering

Lindsey Laughlin

Grade: 

11th Grade

Actively been in FFA:

4 years

CDEs participated in: 

Ag CSI, Manual quiz, and Experience

the Action

Favorite FFA Activity:

 Broomball

If not found in ag room, you could find me: 

At the farm

Supervised Agricultural Experience: 

Showing cattle and greenhouse manager

Other School Activities: 

Basketball and golf

Career Goals:

Something in Agriculture

Chance Thrasher

Grade: 

11th grade

Actively been in FFA: 

4 years

CDEs participated in: 

Floriculture, Parliamentary Procedure, Conduct, and Ag Impact

Favorite FFA Activity: 

CDEs

If not in ag room, you find me: 

Sporting practice

Supervised Agricultural Experience: 

Showing Goats

Other School Activities: 

Football, Basketball, and Baseball

Career Goals: 

Get a Master's degree in some type of engineering

Martha Pace

Grade: 

11th grade

Actively been in FFA: 

4 years

CDEs participated in: 
Ag CSI, Creed Speaking, and Floriculture

Favorite FFA Activity: 

Competitions

If not found in ag room, you find me: 

In the gym playing volleyball

Supervise Agriculture Experience:

None

Other School Activities: 

NHS, TRI M, Volleyball, Track,
Band, Jazz band, and Show band

Career Goals:

Major in health sciences and go to
medical school

Isabel Morrison

Grade:

11th grade 

Actively been in FFA:

4 years 

CDEs participated in: 

Ag CSI, Conduct of Meetings, Parliamentary Procedure, Ag Issues

Favorite FFA Activity: 

Broomball

If not in ag room, you find me: 

Playing with my pets.

Supervised Agricultural Experience: 

Cattle/Bottle Calf

Other School Activities: 

Volleyball, Softball, Wrestling, Soccer, NHS 

Career Goals: 

Make myself known as a well driven leader.

Brielle Page

Grade:

11th grade 

Actively been in FFA: 

4 years

CDEs participated in:

Ag Impact, Conduct of Meetings,
Ag Radio.

Favorite FFA Activity:

National FFA Convention

If not in ag room, you find me: 

Cheerleading and spending time with friends.

Supervised Agriculture Experience:

Goat Production

Other School Activities: 

Cheerleading, Speech, Track

Career Goals: 

Attend a 4 year college

Zach Morris

Years as an Advisor?: 

9 years

Why involved in agriculture?:

I grew up on a farm and showed livestock while I was in FFA. 

Why an FFA Advisor?: 

My advisor inspired me to be selfless with my time in helping others.

Favorite FFA Activity:

National Convention

Where have you seen the most
growth in the chapter?:

Our chapter is strong with SAE
programs in spite of having many members living in town. 

What is an area our chapter can
improve on?: 

Diversity can always be improved with our chapter. We are always looking for new members to get engaged.

Michele McMichael

Years as an Advisor?

2 years

Why involved in agriculture?:

There are so many career interests used in the industry. 

Why an FFA Advisor?: 

I really enjoy working with kids and staying connected.

Favorite FFA Activity:

Community Service

Where have you seen the most
growth in the chapter?:

The most growth I have seen is students finding their strengths not just in FFA but the classroom and using it in other organizations they are a part of. 

What is an area our chapter can improve on ?: 

Continuing to expose students to agriculture at younger ages, like elementary school. 

Chapter Address

West Liberty High School

310 West Maxson Avenue

West Liberty, Iowa 52776

Zachary Morris

Ag Ed Instructor

FFA Advisor

zmorris@wl.k12.ia.us

319-415-8945

Michele McMichael

Program Assistant

FFA Advisor

 mmcmichael@wl.k12.ia.us

319-627-2115

Elyse Buysse

Ag Ed Instructor

FFA Advisor

ebuysse@wl.k12.ia.us

319-627-2115