On Thursday, March 30 the Manor FFA held its annual banquet at Penn Manor High School. Family, FFA members and FFA Alumni celebrated a year’s worth of accomplishments by the current members.
We were honored to have Deputy Secretary of Ag Gregory Hostetter and PA State FFA Officer Garrett Jenkins speak at the event, in addition to Representative Brett Miller being in attendance. It was a wonderful evening where the hard work of the Manor FFA members were featured.
Awards, SAE grants and degree recipients are listed below.
Proficiency award recipients were Kayla McLain, Agriculture Education; Kenny Barley, Ag Mechanics; Arilyn Tegtmeier-Oatman, Agriscience; Rose Drumm, Beef Production; Dairy Production; Jonathon Eshbach, Diversified Crop Production; Sam Garrett, Diversified Livestock Production; Shelby Martin, Equine Science and Rebecca High, Swine Production.
Start-up SAE Grants were given to Marshall Ebersole, Abby Reiff, Tanner Bauman, Kylie Kreider, Emily Aukamp, Allison Lowe, Alyssa Chalfant, Maddy Denlinger, Damian Kreider and Melodie Garrett. Expansion SAE Grants were given to Luke Frey, Angie Frola, Arilyn Tegtmeier-Oastman, Rebecca High and Austin Kolb.
The following members were awarded scholarship awards: Bailey Smith, Kyle Bushong, Kayla McLain, Neve Consylman, Wesley Herr, Arilyn Tegtmeir-Oatman, Marshall Ebersole, Sam Garrett, Boyd Barley, Clara Hess, Kenny Barley and Rose Drumm.
Kenny Barley and Emily Aukamp were recognized for being awarded a Washington Leadership Conference Scholarship for a week-long conference this summer.
Leadership awards were given to Neve Consylman, Sam Garrett, Kayla McLain, Rose Drumm, Kenny Barley, Rebecca High, Austin Kolb, Lauren Sensenich, Mike Brumbaugh, Arilyn Tegtmeier-Oatman, Wes Herr, Colin Smith, Sarah Bleacher, Kyle Bushong, Emily Aukamp, Luke Frey, Lynsey Wissler, Lauren Sensenich and Maddy Denlinger.
Kayla Major was recognized for being awarded the highest degree in the FFA with the American Degree. Manor FFA Seniors who were awarded their Keystones at the PA Farm Show were also recognized this included Rose Drumm, Neve Consylman, Ryan Barnett, Samantha Garrett, Wesley Herr, Kayla McLain, Connor Bitts, Evan Ressler, Lynsey Wissler, and Boyd Barley.
Wesley Herr was recognized for being the Regional Star with his Keystone Degree. Jonathon Eshbach and Elizabeth Broderick were Star Red Rose in production and agribusiness respectfully. Star Chapter in Placement is Emily Aukamp, Star Chapter in Production is Rebecca High, Star Chapter in Agribusiness is Kyle Bushong, Star Chapter in Agriscience is Arilyn Tegtmeier-Oatman and Star Greenhand in Placement is Maddy Denlinger.
The 2017-2018 Manor FFA Officers were installed at the closing of the banquet. These members include Kenny Barley, Emily Aukamp, Abby Reiff, Clara Hess, Elizabeth Broderick, Rebecca High,Arilyn Tegtmeier-Oatman, Luke Frey, Maddy Denlinger, Cody Hurlburt, Lauren Sensenich, Michael Brumbaugh, and Melodie Garrett.
Honorary Degree recipients were recognized for their continued support. Honorary Degree recipients were Ms. Meagan Slates, Ken and Nancy Witmer, Mike and Nancy Nissley, Tim High, Franklin Myers, Aaron and Angie Breneman, Harold and Anna Barley, Ellen Bowman, and A. B. Acres.
Manor FFA would like to thank all of their sponsors and supporters throughout the year.