Mitch Baker, UTIA student

LOUISVILLE, Ky. – Mitch Baker, an agricultural leadership, education and communications student in the University of Tennessee College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources, has been elected secretary of the national FFA organization.
Students from Virginia, Tennessee, Alabama, Iowa, West Virginia and Oregon have been elected by delegates to the organization's national convention to serve on the 2013-14 national FFA Officer team.

National officers commit to a year of service to the National FFA Organization. Each travels more than 100,000 national and international miles to interact with business and industry leaders, thousands of FFA members and teachers, corporate sponsors, government and education officials, state FFA leaders, the general public and more. The team will lead personal growth and leadership training seminars for FFA members throughout the country and help set policies that will guide the future of FFA and promote agricultural literacy.

Read the official FFA press release here.