LRHS FFA members headed to national convention

Taylor Butler – Mustangs Ahead

(LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL) – Five dedicated LRHS FFA members will be going on an unforgettable field trip Oct. 18-22 to Indianapolis, Indiana.

Juniors Isabelle Chamness, Alyssa Mckinney, Cara Zeveney, Jessica Beirds, Noe Garcia and senior Kassi Sands will go to the FFA national convention with LRHS FFA Advisor Janyel Smith.

Chamness is particularly excited about the convention.

“For four days I get to hone my skills in leadership while having fun, I am super excited to go to the alpaca farm and also excited to visit the apple orchard” said Chamness.

David Barton, past FFA member and LRHS graduate attended the field trip in 2015.

“Besides it being very, very cold, it was a super exciting trip. I was able to learn about my leaderships skills and my strengths and weakness points,” said Barton.

Anyone interested in joining FFA can go to portable 914 and pick up an FFA membership form.