2019-2020 Elsberry FFA Officers: President - Douglas Horne; 1st Vice President - Brystal Jones; Secretary - Kaitlin Tapley; Treasurer - Kate Koch; Reporter - Madison Leckbee; Sentinel - Kyndal Pratt; Historian - Morgan Jones; Parloamentarian - Macy Barber; Chaplain - Sasha Lisovsky and Public Relations Manager - Cain Sadler.
On Wednesday, May 15 the Elsberry FFA Chapter held their 19th Annual Banquet to honor the outgoing seniors as well as all of their members accomplishments through the year.
Elsberry Advisors Jason Vandivort and Sarah Ray along with the officers presented scholarships, pins and numerous awards to the members throughout the evening.
One of the highlights that has been going on for many years is the belt buckles given to the seniors by Larry Wheeler of Mordt Tractor.
Douglas Horne received the Most Active Award. Outstanding Memers awards were given to: Josh Mills - Junior High; Emma Brushwood - Freshman; Cain Sadler - Sophomore; Douglas Horne - Junior and Josie Horne - Senior. Sadler also received the Outstanding Achievement award.
As the evening began to wind down, Vandivort led the Senior Officer Recognition with some kind words.
“This class is going to be missed,” said Vandivort.
Following a special senior officer video the ceremony to install the new officers for the 2019-2020 year was held. They are: Horne - President; Brystal Jones - 1st Vice President; Kaitlin Tapley - Secretary; Kate Koch - Treasuer; Madison Leckbee - Reporter; Kyndal Pratt - Sentinel; Morgan Jones - Historian; Macy Barber - Parliamentarian, Sasha Lisovsky - Chaplain and Cain Sadler - Public Relations Manager.