National FFA Board of Directors

FFA Structure

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The governing body of the organization shall be the National FFA Board of Directors, which shall consist of: the national FFA advisor, who shall serve as chairperson; four state supervisors of agricultural education; and four staff members of the United States Department of Education with expertise and job duties in agricultural education. The national FFA executive secretary and treasurer shall serve as ex-officio members of the National FFA Board of Directors.

The terms of office of members of the National FFA Board of Directors and the method of selection of such members, other than the ex-officio members, shall
be prescribed in the bylaws.

The National FFA Board of Directors shall meet at least once each year at such time and place as may be prescribed by the board and shall present an annual report.

Meeting Minutes
Dr. James R. Woodard, FFA Advisor

Dr. James R. Woodard
Board Chair/National FFA Advisor

Cheryl Zimmerman Executive Secretary

Cheryl Zimmerman
National FFA Executive Secretary

Wisconsin State FFA Executive Director
Wisconsin FFA Center
P.O. Box 110
Spencer, Wisconsin 54479
Office: 715-659-4807
Cell: 715-207-5093
Email: czimmerman@wisconsinffa.org

Buddy Deimler 2019

William (Buddy) Deimler
National FFA Treasurer

Agricultural Education Management State Specialist
State FFA Advisor
Utah State Office of Education
250 East 500 South, P.O. Box 144200
Salt Lake City, UT 84114-4200
Office: 801-538-7856
Cell: 801-554-2366
Email: william.deimler@schools.utah.gov

Chris Bacchus

Chris Bacchus
State Supervisor, Southern Region (NASAE)

Program Coordinator for Ag Ed
Arkansas Department of Career
Education
Three Capitol Mall
Little Rock, AR 72201
Office: 479-774-2436
Cell: 479-774-2436
Email: chris.bacchus@arkansas.gov

Matt Winkle

Matt Winkle
State Supervisor, Eastern Region (NASAE)

Director of Agricultural Education/FFA Advisor,
Assistant Director, Office of Career and Technical
Education, Ohio Department of Education
25 South Front Street MS 603
Columbus, OH 43215
Office: 614-995-5286
Cell:  937-402-7756
Email: matt.winkle33@gmail.com

Dennis Wallace

Dennis (Denny) Wallace
State Supervisor, Western Region (NASAE)

Agriculture Sciences Education Program
Supervisor, Washington  Office of Superintendent Public Instruction;
Career & Technical Education Division
Old Capitol Building
600 Washington Street SE
P.O. Box 42700
Olympia, WA 98504-7200
Office: 360-725-6241
Cell: 360-481-9417
Email: dennis.wallace@k12.wa.us

Leon Busdieker - Board of Directors

Leon Busdieker
State Supervisor, Central Region (NASAE)

Agriculture Education Director/FFA Advisor
Missouri FFA Association
205 Jefferson Street
P.O. Box 480
Jefferson City, MO  65102-0480
Office:  573-751-8466
Email: Leon.Busdieker@dese.mo.gov

Travis Bradshaw

Travis Bradshaw
Agricultural Education Teacher (NAAE)

Agriculture Ed Instructor/FFA Advisor
Elgin Public Schools
501 K Street
Elgin, OK 73538
Office: 580-492-3670
Cell: 405-880-4485
Email: tbradshaw@elginps.net

Eric Rubenstein - Board of Directors

Eric Rubenstein
Teacher/Educator (AAAE)

Assistant Professor
University of Georgia
405 College Station Road
Athens, GA  30602
Office: 706-542-9131
Cell: 570-594-8552
Email: erubenstein@uga.edu

Dave Gossman - Board of Directors

Dave Gossman
Agricultural Education Teacher (NAAE)

Agriculture Education Department,
Department Chair & FFA Advisor
Atwater High School
2201 Fruitland Avenue
Atwater, CA  95301
Office: 209-357-6025
Cell: 209-648-2616
Email: dgossman@muhsd.org