District 7 Evaluation Meeting Minutes

Wednesday, April 6th, 2011


Thespring meeting of the District 7 Agricultural Educators was held on April 6, 2010at Amanda Clearcreek High School. The meeting was called to order @ 4:12 p.m.by President-Scott Sharp.















á       Reminder that you and your chapter both are encouragedto become Farm Bureau members if you have not already done so.



á       Item for CDE Committee:

o      Loren Young moved to move up the State CDEŐs toearlier in the year, back into Mid-March, to get away from Spring Breaks andother conflicts to help increase attendance. 2nd by Jeff Ellis. Motion passed.


á       Upcoming District Dates

o      Scott Sharp, District Chair tentatively set datesaccordingly to the calendar and changes were made at the meeting. Because ofso many school situation that could affect our schedule, the only dates thatwere finalized were:

¤       District 7 Ag Teachers Fall Meeting is on Wednesday,August 31st at 4:00 p.m. at Licking Valley HS.

¤       Knox County Forestry Invitational at Knox Woods willbe Thursday, September 22nd.

¤       District 7 Soils CDE will be in Licking County onTuesday, September 27th at 9:00 a.m.

¤       All other dates will be finalized at the Fall Meeting.



á       OAAE / HOT Conference is June 14-16th atOSU-Main Campus.


á       District 7 Officer Elections will be held at the StateFFA Convention if needed. Please watch your email for voting information.


á       District Leadership Officers were selected as follows:

o      President—Rick Metzger

o      Secretary—Jeff Ellis

o      Treasurer—Susan Metzger

o      Legislative—Rick Metzger

o      Camp Board—Cassie Palsgrove

o      OAAE—Rick Metzger

o      CDE—Tom Holton

o      District Web Page—Jeff Tilley

o      District Awards Coordinator—Jeff Tilley withCassie Palsgrove as a backup

o      Foundation / Fruit Sale Representative—GinaAnderson

o      Alumni Representative—Jeff Ellis

o      FFA Board Nominations (to replace Loren)—RachelGarrett, Cassie Palsgrove


á       Adjournment

o      Motion to adjourn by Rachel Garrett 2nd by StevePriest. Motion Passed. Meeting adjourned.



Respectfully Submitted,





Debra Burden