Brockshus elected Iowa state FFA President
Sibley-Ocheyedan graduate Steven Brockshus was elected state FFA President and Josh Earll was elected State FFA Vice-President. They are two of the 9 elected officers to serve the 15,000-plus members of the Iowa FFA Association for this next year. This is the 1st State FFA President we have ever had in the 75 years the Sibley-Ocheyedan FFA Chapter has been in existence. Steven is a 2011 graduate of S-O and Josh will be graduating this May. There have been only 11 other members ever elected to a state office and this is the 1st time we have had two elected in the same year.
Also, Josh Earll (Senior) and Marissa Pham (Freshman) won the State FFA Talent Competition singing a vocal duet before the 5000+ people attending the State FFA Leadership Conference in Ames. Marshall Eddy (Senior) won the State FFA Poultry Proficiency Award, and Carson Gradert (Senior) and Kevin Berkland (2011 Graduate) were recognized for 2nd place in the State FFA Diversified Crop Proficiency and Specialty Animal Proficiency Award areas. 12 members earned the Iowa FFA Degree.