Alabama FFA

State Secretary

Gracen Sims

Marbury FFA Chapter

gsims2@alabamaffa.org

Supervised Agricultural Experience:

Equine Science

Vegetable Production

Greenhouse Production

Career Development Event(s):

Creed Speaking (9th grade)

Prepared Public Speaking (10th, 11th)

Major FFA Accomplishments:

Placing in the top four in Prepared Public Speaking

2016-2017 Central District Vice President

2017-2018 State Secretary

Favorite Book:

The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks by Rebecca Skloot

Favorite Movie:

The Divergent Series

Favorite Quote:

“Opportunity is missed by most people because it is dressed in overalls and looks like work.” -Thomas Edison

Favorite Song:

Anything recorded by Rascal Flatts

Favorite thing about the FFA:

The FFA is student led and inclusive so it has something for everyone to get involved with causing them to develop their own passion for our organization.

Favorite FFA Memory:

Becoming State Secretary and becoming good friends with my team!

College Plans:

Attend Auburn University’s Nursing School and become a neonatal nurse