Camelback Students Participated in Peoria Future Farmers of America Mini-Camp

Posted by Community Relations Department on 2/5/2014

Seven Students in the Camelback Agriscience program participated in the 2014 Peoria Future Farmers of America (FFA) Mini Camp, January 24-25.   Kenia Navarette, Nick Lambeth, Danny Duran, Jim Perez, Edgardo Heras, Jalil Peterson and Melissa Porter attended many leadership workshops and team building activities. The keynote speaker was youth motivational speaker Yahya Bakkar. The 325 FFA members in attendance were inspired by his story and message of hope for the future.

Kenia Navarette, the Camelback FFA President, was chosen as a member of the Honorary FFA Mini Camp Officer team, along with five other FFA members from across the state. Selection for this honor is based on leadership skills demonstrated during the camp and chosen by the mini camp counselors and advisors.