U.S. Congressman Calvin Dooley
Honorary Chairman

U.S. Congressman Richard Pombo
Honorary Chairman

Former U.S. Deputy Secretary of Agriculture
Jack Parnell

Honorary Chairman


Chantelle Albiani
Vice Principal
Elk Grove School District


Robert Bowman
1942-43 National FFA President

Richard Denier
Former CEO World Wide Sires
1969-70 State FFA Reporter


Jerry Diefenderfer
1961-62 State FFA President

Robert Flores
Department Chair
Cal Poly Agricultural Education and Communication Department


George Gomes
Undersecretary
State of California, Department of Food and Agriculture


Larry Hirahara
Kuida Ag Supply Company
1967-68 State FFA Secretary


Joe Martinez
Chief Executive Officer
Martinez Ranches Inc.
1968-69 National FFA Vice President


Dr. Les McCabe
Retired Agriculture Department Chairman
Merced Community College


Jim Aschwanden
Executive Director
California Agricultural Teachers' Association


Jerry Davis
Former Assistant State FFA Asvisor

Tony Derose
Senior Vice President
Wells Fargo Bank


Dan Dooley
Dooley & Herr LLP
1970-71 National FFA Vice President


Diane Friend
Agriculture Instructor
College of the Sequoias


Bob Heuvel
State FFA Advisor

Mike Kaney
Chief Executive Officer
Canttaneo Bros.
1967-68 State FFA Vice President


Kristann Silkwood Mattes
Agriculture Instructor
Fresno Central High School
1971-72 State FFA Treasurer


Dick Piersma
Agriculture Instructor
Hilmar High School
California FFA Board of Directors


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