About the FFA Foundation Ambassador Program:
Oregon FFA Foundation Ambassadors represent the Oregon FFA Foundation to the agriculture and business industry. Ambassadors attend trade shows, corporate events, professional conferences, participate in business and industry tours, and occasionally speak at various functions within the agriculture industry. They also serve as support to the Foundation at the annual State FFA Convention.
MEET OUR 2018-2019 OREGON FFA FOUNDATION AMBASSADORS
Left to right: Cailey Ellzey, Hannah McAuliffe, Madelyn Higgins-Porterfield, Abigayle Darula,
Cailey from the Sandy FFA Chapter, graduated high school last Spring and now attends Portland Community College where she is completing their Veterinary Technician Program. After this two-year program is complete she plans to transfer to Oregon State University to finish her certification/licensing to become a Veterinary Technician. Cailey’s SAE’s included raising and showing Nubian dairy goats and a market steer. Cailey served as the Sandy FFA Chapter President and the Mt Hood District Reporter.
Hannah from the Lost River FFA Chapter, graduated high school last Spring and now attends Oregon State University where she is pursuing a degree in Agriculture Education with plans to become an agriculture education teacher and FFA advisor in the state of Oregon. Hannah’s SAE was raising market steers which she showed and sold at her county fair. Hannah served as the Lost River FFA Chapter President.
Madelyn from the Sutherlin FFA Chapter, graduated high school last Spring and now attends Oregon State University where she is majoring in Agribusiness and minoring in Political Science. Madelyn’s SAE’s included breeding swine, equine science, a market lamb, and a market hog. Madelyn’s future goals include becoming an agriculture education teacher and FFA advisor in the state of Oregon, and to become a National Board certified Teacher.
Abigayle from the Newberg FFA Chapter, graduated high school last Spring and now attends Oregon State University where she is majoring in Marketing and minoring in Agribusiness, Psychology, and Spanish, and she plans to eventually pursue a Master’s degree. Her SAE’s were riding horses and raising market hogs. Abigayle served as the Newberg FFA Chapter President and the Lower Willamette FFA District Secretary.
Ambassador’s touring Coyote Rock Ranch – Terrebonne, ORAmbassador’s touring Forman Ranch – Antelope, OR
Ambassador’s touring Norris Blueberry Farm – Roseburg, OR
Ambassador’s touring Zolo Media – Bend, OR