Taylor Hartke Elected Illinois FFA State Treasurer
Taylor Hartke Elected Illinois FFA State Treasurer
William Fritcher
Monday, June 18, 2018

History has been made....For the first time, Illinois FFA members elected an all-female team of officers during the Illinois State FFA Convention in Springfield. The newly elected officers include:President: Sophia Hortin, 18, of Fisher (Champaign County). Daughter of Mark and Shanna Hortin and a 2018 graduate of Fisher High School.

Vice president: Eliza Petry, 17, of Rochelle (Ogle County). Daughter of Erik and Ellen Petry and a 2018 graduate of Rochelle Township High School.Reporter: Shaylee Clinton, 19, of Ina (Jefferson County). Daughter of Wayne and Melinda Clinton and a 2017 graduate of Mount Vernon Township High School.Secretary: Miriam Hoffman, 18, of Earlville (LaSalle County). Daughter of Winifred and the late Kenneth Hoffman and a 2018 graduate of Earlville High School.Treasurer: Taylor Hartke, 19, of Teutopolis (Effingham County). Daughter of David and Korrie Hartke and a 2017 graduate of Teutopolis High School. Taylor Hartke is the first state officer from Teutopolis.