Doss of West Plains FFA Chapter named State FFA Vice President
COLUMBIA, Mo., April 21, 2022 – During the 94th Missouri FFA Convention, Grace Doss was named the 2022-2023 State FFA Vice President. Doss is a member of the West Plains FFA Chapter. Her parents are Dennis and Sharlyn Doss of West Plains. Her advisors are Jay Hale, Tonya Jedlicka and Sarah Elrod.
Doss’ supervised agricultural experience program consists of managing and showing a herd of Black and Red Angus cattle. She also works for her family’s beef and forage operation.
During high school, Doss served as Area 13 secretary, and chapter president and assistant vice president.
Doss participated in the livestock evaluation and horse evaluation and selection career development events, earning a Group 1 Individual in horse evaluation. She has participated in the Missouri Teach Ag FFA Fall Speaking Contest. Doss has attended Helping Youth Maximize Agricultural eXperiences Academy. She has also been named Chapter Star Greenhand and Chapter Star Farmer.
In addition to FFA, Doss was a member of concert choir and participated in softball and track and field. Outside of school, she is an active member of her church. Doss is also a member of the American Angus Association, the Red Angus Association, Missouri Cattlemen’s Association and Missouri Cattlewomen’s Association.
After graduating high school, Doss plans to attend Missouri State University- West Plains. Upon receiving her associate’s degree, she plans to transfer to Northwest Missouri State University to study agricultural communications.
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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