Est. 1937
DeWitt Central FFA

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G. Mark Hendren
E.G Potter
Warren Greene
Kenneth Andersen
Clarence Barber
Willard Branch
Jim Dunaway
Al Hansen
Jim Nelson
Ken Lee
Daniel Smicker
James Kline
Amy Grantz

The DeWitt Central FFA Chapter is located in DeWitt, Iowa and was first established in 1936 by G. Mark Hendren. Hendren was also the chapter's first Advisor. The DeWitt Central FFA Chapter is well known for its numerous awards at both state and national levels. DeWitt Central FFA was Chartered in 1937.

Daniel Smicker (Advisor 1973-2010) had a huge influence on the success of the chapter over a thirty-seven year span. He helped eleven students become State Officers and one a National Officer, over seventy students received American Degrees and trained countless others to succeed in competitions both as individuals and teams.  Mr. Smicker encouraged students to try their hardest in everything that they were passionate about and helped them become well rounded people. 

The chapter has had thirty District, fourteen State, and one National Officers. 

Since 1997 DeWitt Central FFA has never placed lower than 6th at the Iowa State Fair. The Chapter has been named the Supreme Chapter nine times at Iowa State Fair.

Advisors

State Officers

1936-1945
1945-1947
1947-1950
1950-1953
1953-1957
1957-1963
1963-1967
1967-1969
1969-1971
1971-1973
1973-2010
2010-2014
2014-Present

Central Region Vice President

(1990-1991)

Chapter History

​Southeast Vice President
Reporter
President
Southeast Vice President
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Reporter
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Southeast Vice President

Neal Seonksen
Maureen Barber
Maureen Barber
Bill Hendricksen
Lynn Wagemaster
Brian Feldpausch
Brian Felpausch
Angela D. Rowson
Jacob Hunter
Brady McNeil
Easton Lovelace
Patrick Diedrich
Heidi Andresen
Lauren Weirup

Bill Hendricksen

National Officers