The 2021-2022 Maryland FFA state officer team was selected June 25 during the 93rd Maryland FFA State Convention.
The state officer team is responsible for planning and implementing leadership development opportunities to the 2,000 FFA members and 42 chapters throughout Maryland, represent the Maryland association at local, state and national events, including the National FFA Convention.
Maryland FFA Association selected the following members to serve as the 2021-2022 state officer team:
President — Jayci Mitchell, Elkton. Mitchell is a member of the Cecil County School of Technology FFA chapter. Her supervised agricultural experience program is in meat goat production. She plans on pursuing a career in agribusiness.
Vice-President — Elsie McKenzie, Westminster. McKenzie is a member of the Francis Scott Key FFA chapter and served as the Maryland FFA State Sentinel in 2020-2021. McKenzie’s supervised agricultural experience is diversified livestock production placement. Her career goal is to take over the operations of her family farm.
Secretary — Samantha Wilt, Grantsville. Wilt is a member of the North Garrett FFA chapter. Her supervised agricultural experience is diversified livestock production placement. Her career goal is to stay in the agricultural industry, either in diversified livestock production or as an agricultural educator.