New FFA Board Chair and National FFA Advisor; and Executive Secretary Named2019-11-26T13:13:23-05:00

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Dr. James Woodard Named Director of Agricultural Education, FFA Board Chair and National FFA Advisor; Cheryl Zimmerman Named Executive Secretary

INDIANAPOLIS (Friday, Nov. 15, 2019/National FFA Organization) – The National Council for Agricultural Education (The Council) today named Dr. James Woodard the Director of Agricultural Education, FFA Board Chair and National FFA Advisor. Amendments to the National FFA Constitution and Bylaws adopted by the delegates at the 92nd National FFA Convention & Expo stipulated that it is now the responsibility of The Council to appoint this leadership position. Dr. Woodard replaces Dr. Steve Brown, who has served as board chair and national advisor for the past 11 years. Dr. Brown recently retired from his position at the U.S. Department of Education after 39 years of service to the agricultural education profession.