The October 2011 Miami East FFA Members of the Month are Ashlee Bussen and Chris Teaford. Both are freshman and were recognized for their involvement thus far in the Miami East FFA Chapter.
Bussen is the daughter of Shawn and Kristie Bussen of Troy. Ashlee has participated in the county and district urban soils judging contest. She attended the State Greenhand Conference and plans on attending the National FFA Convention.
Chris Teaford is the son of Neil and Kim Teaford of Casstown and Donna Busic of Dayton. Chris also participated in the county and district soils contest but in the area of rural. He plans on attending the National FFA Convention and participated in the State Greenhand Conference at Versailles High School.
Every month of the school year the Miami East FFA will select a student to be the FFA Member of the Month. The officer team will nominate one student that has been actively involved in the FFA chapter, school and community activities. If selected, the member will be recognized at the monthly FFA meeting, have their picture displayed in the Miami East Ag Room, and will receive a special medallion on celebration of their accomplishment.