GREENSBORO â€“ Members from the West Lincoln High School FFA Chapter participated in the 2007 MEGA Conference conducted by the North Carolina FFA Association on March 9 – 10.
â€œMEGA Conference provides students with an opportunity to explore the FFA and learn ways to impact their chapters after returning home,â€ said Jason Davis, State FFA Coordinator. â€œStudents that participate in this conference are the future leaders of our organization.â€
By focusing on the importance of teamwork, communication skills, goal setting, FFA history, opportunities and risk taking, students are able to explore many facets of their leadership potential. A staff composed of the current State FFA Officer team, Past State Officers and State FFA Officers from both South Carolina and Alabama created a high quality, fast-paced, enthusiastic conference.
â€œMEGA Conference is a great opportunity for FFA members to develop their potential as leaders for the future of agriculture,â€ states Davis. â€œThis yearâ€™s conference has been designed to elevate the level of personal growth for our members while providing an environment where students can learn, lead and succeed.â€