2008 National Convention Videos

National FFA Convention Theme Song Video

Check out the video for the 2008 Convention Theme Song, "Step Up Stand Out"...watch now



Session 1 - Keynote Speaker: Dana Hee

As an Olympic Gold Medalist, award-winning Hollywood stuntwoman, life survivalist and motivational speaker, Dana Hee is a living example of how to overcome obstacles and turn dreams into reality. At the age of 25, she took one step with courage toward her longstanding dream of winning an Olympic Gold Medal. Accomplishing her goal, not only did she change her thinking from “I can’t” to “I can,” she finally understood the little secret to the pursuit of excellence...watch now



Session 2 - Retiring Address: Becky Sullivan

See Becky Sullivan's retiring address "Step Up and Imagine" from the second session of the 2008 National FFA Convention...watch now



National FFA Talent Revue

Newsroom reporter & videographer Michael Stranz reports from the 2008 National FFA Convention Talent Review...watch now



Session 3 - Retiring Address: Kari Boettcher

See Kari Boettcher's retiring address "Zango" from the third session of the 2008 National FFA Convention...watch now



Session 4 - Retiring Address: Morgan Parker

See Morgan Parker's retiring address "Love Alive" from the fourth session of the 2008 National FFA Convention...watch now



Session 5 - Retiring Address: Tyler Tenbarge

See Tyler Tenbarge's retiring address "In Sight" from the fifth session of the 2008 National FFA Convention...watch now



Session 7 - Keynote Speaker: Michael Peterson

Grammy and CMA award nominee Michael Peterson has spent 12 years inspiring high school students how to live with uncertainty and not be paralyzed by fear. Peterson also has been a contributing author to the “Chicken Soup for the Soul” series. In February, 2008, Peterson began the U.S. Army-sponsored “My Real Life – Strong for America” tour to help close the gap between public education, civilians and the military...watch now



Session 9 - National Officer Election

The election of the 2008-2009 National FFA Officers from the floor of Conseco Fieldhouse in Indianapolis, Indiana...watch now



2008 Days of Serivce

Newsroom reporter & videographer Michael Stranz reports from Days of Service...watch now