Wisconsin FFA selects top state star finalists to be named at convention

This past week, the Wisconsin FFA announced the list of members qualifying as finalists for the Stars Over Wisconsin recognition at the 2021 Wisconsin FFA Convention.  This program recognizes some of the organization’s top students that have also qualified to earn their state FFA degree.  Finalists are chosen in the areas of Star In Agribusiness, Star In Agriscience, Star In Agricultural Placement, and Star Farmer, and winners will be announced at the state convention the week of July 5th.

State Star in Agribusiness Finalists
Kaelyn Sumner – Pulaski FFA
Madison Russell – Shullsburg FFA

State Star in Agriscience Finalists
Megan Culpitt – Cashton FFA
Caleb Gotham – New Auburn FFA
Madison Russell – Shullsburg FFA

State Star in Agricultural Placement Finalists
Carter Schmitt – Cochrane-Fountain City FFA
Alexandra Nowak – Denmark FFA
Isabella Atkinson – East Troy FFA
Lauren Weigel – Marshfield FFA
Brock Ashley – Portage FFA
Aidan Bobholz – Randolph Cambria-Friesland FFA
Brooke Kiefer – Slinger FFA
Hannah Hockerman – Westfield FFA
Ashley Johnson – Weyauwega-Fremont FFA
Kendra Goplin – Whitehall FFA

State Star Farmer Finalists
Sydni Mell – DeForest FFA
Randy Winch – Fennimore FFA
Rainna Simone – Marshfield FFA
Mitchell Grossen – Monroe FFA
Kaelyn Sumner – Pulaski FFA
Kobe Smit – Randolph Cambria-Friesland FFA
Joseline Stringfield – Randolph Cambria-Friesland FFA
Sophie Larson – Reedsburg FFA
Libby Hasheider – Sauk Prairie FFA
Madison Russell – Shullsburg FFA

Congratulations to these students and we wish them luck as they complete the selection process!  Stay tuned for updates on the winners as they will be announced Wednesday, July 7th during the Wisconsin FFA Convention.