Much of the credit for the Wisconsin FFA Foundation's success can be credited to its board of directors, who actively lead the Foundation's efforts and individually work to raise funds for FFA programs. The Foundation also announced its 2013-14 board of directors during the convention.
The 2013-2014 officers for the Wisconsin FFA Foundation Board of Directors include: President: Julie Larson, Merial, Ltd.; Vice President: Lori Lulich, Farm Journal Media; Secretary: Scott Vosters, DFA Financing; and Treasurer: Nick Hemling, Animart.
Additional 2013-2014 board members include: Richard Ammon, Milwaukee Area Technical College; Amber Bennett, Badgerland Financial; Travis Holt, Citizens Bank of Loyal; Jason Kollwelter, We Energies; Derrick Papcke, CRT Papcke Farms, LLC.; Janice Schyvink, Equity Cooperative Livestock Sales Association; Luke Wiedenfeld, Kraft Foods-Oscar Mayer; Tim Wyss, Retired Agricultural Education Instructor at Clear Lake; Mark Zidon, University of Wisconsin-Platteville; Jeff Zobeck, Wisconsin Association of Agricultural Educators; Ken Harter, Wisconsin FFA Alumni; Logan Wells, Wisconsin Association of FFA; Jeff Hicken, Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction; and Cheryl Zimmerman, Wisconsin FFA Center.
Retiring board members include: Kevin Bacon, Mondolez Int.; Dr. Rick Daluge, Emeritus Dean, University of Wisconsin-Madison Farm and Industry Short Course; Jane Griswold, Hoard's Dairyman; Christine Lindner, Flavorful Insights; Ed Peck, Filament Marketing, LLC; and Pat Sternitzky, USAgNet LLC.