This year marked the 11th year of the Iowa Mennonite School FFA Banquet. It was a fun and informative night of celebrating agriculture and ag education. Our keynote speaker was Levi Powell. His address is recorded below as well. Thanks to all who joined us that evening. It was a wonderful meal and we are very proud of our FFA chapter and their accomplishments!
2013-14 IMS FFA members
Karen VanDeWalle (Advisor), Jacayla Litwiller, Timothy Bender (Chaplin), Spencer Schrock (Reporter) at the 2014 IMS FFA Banquet.
Michael Hershberger (President), Jacob Bruns (substitute Vice President), McKayla Brush (Treasurer) and Tobyn Bender (Sentinel) at the 2014 FFA Banquet
IMS FFA officers: Secretary, Kaycee Miller; President, Michael Hershberger; and filling in for Vice President, Elaine Ropp is Jacob Bruns.
McKayla Brush, IMS FFA treasurer, thanks keynote speaker and IMS alum, Levi Powell, for speaking at this year’s FFA Banquet.
FFA advisor and ag instructor, Karen VanDeWalle, recognizing IMS FFA chapter president, Michael Hershberger, for earning his Iowa FFA Degree this year.
Jeff Boller receives an Honorary Chapter Degree from FFA president, Michael Hershberger for his volunteer service and support to the chapter.
Steve Nelson accepts the FFA Honorary Chapter Degree from FFA president, Michael Hershberger on behalf of Lower Deer Creek Mennonite Church. LDC allows us to have our annual tractor contest in their parking lot.
Reggie Hostetler receives the Dekalb Outstanding Ag Senior Award from Ag instructor and FFA advisor, Karen VanDeWalle. His name will be engraved on a plaque at IMS.