From left, President Mikara Anderson, Sentinel Emily O'Brien, Reporter Alayna Harrell, Vice President Cody Lehman, Secretary Jessica Herr, Treasurer Cheyenne Bastian-Brown, and Chaplain Emma Musser.

Pennsylvania FFA announced its 2020-21 officer team on June 12 during its virtual state convention.

President Mikara Anderson is from Southern Huntingdon FFA.

Vice President Cody Lehman is from Central Columbia FFA.

Secretary Jessica Herr is from Garden Spot FFA.

Treasurer Cheyenne Bastian-Brown is from Canton FFA.

Reporter Alayna Harrell is from Little Dutchmen FFA.

Sentinel Emily O’Brien is from Bedford CTC FFA.

Chaplain Emma Musser is from Elizabethtown FFA.

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