Washington Leadership Conference, 1969

- 1969

  • FFA opens membership to females, making it possible for them to hold office and participate in competitive events at regional and national levels.
  • Ken Dunagan from Arizona is named the first American Star in Agribusiness.
  • The Washington Conference (now Washington Leadership Conference — WLC) begins.
  • The delegate body of the National FFA Convention establishes alumni class of membership as part of the constitution.