King wins the Missouri FFA employment skills competition

King wins the Missouri FFA employment skills competition


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COLUMBIA, Mo., April 22, 2022 —Gavin King of the Pierce City FFA Chapter wins the employment skills leadership development event at the 94th Missouri FFA Convention. Sixteen students from six districts were selected to compete at the state level. The Pierce City FFA advisors are Isaac Melin and Allison Fix.

Northwest Missouri State University School of Agricultural Sciences, Maryville, sponsors the competition, which requires contestants to complete a resume, cover letter, job application and a personal interview.

This LDE helps FFA prepare members for career success. LDEs engage student learning and make a real connection to lifetime goals.

The Missouri FFA has 25,626 members representing 353 chapters. The national organization has more than 735,000 members representing 8,817 chapters in all 50 states and Puerto Rico.

The FFA makes a positive difference in the lives of students by developing their potential for premier leadership, personal growth and career success through agricultural education.

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Issaac Melin (Advisor), Gavin King, Allison Fix (Advisor)

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