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INDIANAPOLIS - The 2016 American FFA Degree was awarded to 119 FFA members hailing from across the state of Wisconsin during the 89th National FFA Convention & Expo in Indianapolis on Oct. 22. The American FFA Degree is awarded to less than 1 percent of FFA members, making it one of the organization’s highest honors.

In addition to their degree, each recipient receives a gold American FFA Degree key.

Here are the honorees listed in alphabetical order: Josh Adelmeyer, Lomira, Andrew Alexander, Randolph Cambria-Friesland, Tim Allen, Juda, Brandon Anding, Granton, Brenna Bays, Adams Friendship, Abigail Boeck Mayville, Rhett Borth Ellsworth, Alex Brand, Ellsworth, Jordan Brandt, Reedsville, Barloe Brisson, Kiel, Kristen Broege, Janesville Craig, Whitney Brown, Belleville, Amber Cafferty, Cochrane Fountain City, Katie Chipman, Adams Friendship, Alex Costello, Campbellsport, Cordell Cushman, Mount Horeb, Morgan Denzer, Pulaski, Elin Deremer, Janesville Craig, Morgan Eilers, Waupaca, and Kelly Falk, Rio.

Carl Falkner, Ellsworth, Amanda Ferrier, Green Bay East, Derik Gehring, Hartford, Jenna George, Ellsworth, Emily Gilbertson, Marshfield, Samantha Gillman, Ellsworth, Macey Glavin, Adams Friendship, Hannah Glennon, Amherst, Brady Goettl, Cadott, TJ Grady, Oregon, Shelby Grinnell, Big Foot, Lexey Hammerly, Wisconsin Dells, Shana Hardy, Viroqua, Amy Heck, Neillsville, Dakota Heine, Jefferson, Emily Herness, Whitehall, Liz Hillskotter, Weyauwega-Fremont, Danielle Hoesly, Loyal, Marc Hughes, Badger, Nicole Jacowski, Waupaca, McKinly Jaeckel, Jefferson, Beth Johnson, Unity, Damian Johnson, Unity, Kevin Johnson, Granton, and Reese Johnston, Unity.

Michael Kafer, Cochrane Fountain City, Cody Kellesvig, Mount Horeb, Olivia Kester, Weyauwega-Fremont, Ben Kindschuh, Lomira, Makayla Klumpyan, Plymouth, Kaitlin Konder, Glenwood City, Hallie Kopczynski, Oconto Falls, Natasha Kowalchuk, Amherst, Matthew Kramer, Campbellsport, Bryce Krull, Lake Mills, Taylor Kundert, Badger, Hannah Larson, Plymouth, Maggie Larson, Osseo-Fairchild, Zach Lensmire, Kiel, Nathan Leystra, Randolph Cambria-Friesland, Joelle Liddane, Tomah, Paige Lindner, Greenwood, Kaylyn Lund, Stoughton, Andrew Manke, Randolph Cambria-Friesland, Evan Markhardt, Black River Falls, Abigail Martin, Milton, and Addy Miller, Plymouth.

Taylor Miller, Weyauwega-Fremont, Jamie Moe, Unity, Seth Naedler, Granton, Jessica Nehs, Elkhorn, Chelsea Neisius, Thorp, Anna Niles, Badger, Carlie O’Donnell, Big Foot, Kayla Oelhafen, Kewauskum, Logan Paschke, Pulaski, Vicki Payne, Plymouth, Jordan Pearce, Ashland, Kenny Pettit, Granton, Jade Pinter, Owen-Withee, Brittany Rambatt, Big Foot, Allison Reinecke, Reedsburg, Aaron Retzleff, Randolf Cambia-Friesland, Jared Retzleff, Omro, Kailyn Ripp, Waunakee, William Roth, Juda, Justin Runde,, Janesville Craig, Abby Sabel, Chilton, Mike Sankey, Amherst, Rebekah Schalk, Plymouth, Grandon Scheil, Barron, Ryan Schmitt, Juda, and Hannah Schultz, Fort Atkinson.

Travis Schultz, Reedsville, Anastasia Schwenn, Mount Horeb, Bryce Sherwin, Ellsworth, Nathan Spink, Pecatonica, Matthew Stanek, Augusta, Alexis Stibor, Osseo-Fairchild, Haley Straschinske, Campbellsport, David Stuttgen, Colby, Hannah Taylor, Poynette, Jessica Taylor, Poynette, Alizabeth Thelen, New Holstein, Danielle Timm, Gillett, Thomas Vander Galien, Randolph Cambria-Friesland, Morgan Vogel, Reedsville, Amanda Wagner, Big Foot, Danielle Warmka, Waupun, Jessica Wendt, Stoughton, Hope Wetzel, Kiel, Geena Whalen, Arcadia, Melinda Wierzba, Amherst, Nichole Wilson, Janesville Craig, Elizabeth Yanke, Sauk Prairie, Abigail Zehm, Spooner, Beth Zimmer, River Ridge and Troy Zimmerman, Augusta.

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