Each month the Sleepy Eye FFA features a Member of the Month. This month those featured include Chris Linan, Ken Capacia, Ashley Helget and Katelyn Johnson.
Name: Katelyn Johnson (Officer of the Month)
Grade in school: 12th grade
Years in FFA: 4 years
Why you joined FFA: My friends joined FFA, so I decided to join too.
What you like about your officer position: Younger members look up to me because I have gone through an experience that they might not have.
Career Development Event (CDE) Team: Dairy Foods Team
What you like about your CDE: I like the different types of cheese and knowing the rules that are needed for a safe product for the consumer.
Favorite FFA activity: State FFA Convention.
Something you’d like to try in FFA and/or what you are looking forward to the most this year: I’m looking forward to State Convention because I love meeting new members from different Chapters.
What you have learned by being in FFA and Ag. class: I have learned how to speak in front of my peers without getting nervous.
Awards that you have earned that you are most proud of: I am most proud of my Chapter Degree and I will be getting my State Degree at State Convention this year.