Board Members

FFA Advisor District Representatives

  1. Matti Boomgaarden, Clark

  2. Dave VanderWal, DeSmet

  3. Bridget Twedt, Beresford

  4. Tracey Walsh, Kimball

  5. Genetie Hendrix, Rapid City

  6. Shane Gross, Hitchcock-Tulare

  7. Alysha Kientopf


East River Industry Representative

West River Industry Representative: Ty Hendrix

Post Secondary Representative: Mary Christensen

Post Secondary Representative: Lori Tonak

FFA Alumni Representative: Kaden Eisenbraun

SDAAE President*

Awards & Application Committee Chair*

CDE Committee Chair*

Alumni Teacher Representative*

State Advisor*

Executive Secretary*

FFA Foundation Exec. Director*

*denotes a non-voting ex officio member



January 16, 2020


October 7, 2020


Board Meeting Info:

Re-structure proposal

State Leadership Contingency Plans

To add content to an agenda, contact

a Board Member or the State Office

prior to the meeting.

Student Board Information

Student Board Meeting Dates: January 18, 2021


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