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The Illinois FFA Center Administrative Council is the governing entity of the Illinois FFA Center, representing the Illinois Association FFA, Illinois Foundation FFA, IAVAT, IACCAI, IL PAS, IL FFA Alumni and FCAE.  Governing boards of the member organizations provide representatives to serve as the Administrative Council member board. The eight main purposes of the Administrative council are as follows:
  • to coordinate functions of the Illinois FFA Center to more effectively support the member organizations.
  • to provide a structure for articulation of major state activities involving member organizations
  • to facilitate communication of member organizations' goals and visions to create and evaluate common vision for the Illinois FFA Center
  • to plan, develop, implement, and monitor the annual administrative budget
  • to annually evaluate the position performance of the Executive Staff of the Illinois FFA Center.
  • to review, evaluate, and recommend capital equipment expenditures for the Illinois FFA Center.
  • to establish priorities at the Illinois FFA Center relative to assisting related support organizations.
  • to be ultimately responsible for evaluating, promoting, hiring, and terminating Illinois FFA Center personnel.

The Illinois FFA Center Administrative Council chair position is held by the IAVAT past president. 

The Administrative Council meets quarterly. Bylaws may be found here.

Membership in the Administrative Council is composed of 14 representatives of member organizations.
  • 3-Current and two immediate past Illinois FFA Presidents
  • 3-Illinois Foundation FFA
  • 3-Illinois Association of Vocational Agriculture Teachers (Past President, President, and Vice President) 
  • 2-Illinois FFA Alumni and Supporters
  • 1-Illinois Association of Community College Agriculture Instructors
  • 1-Illinois PAS President
  • 1-FCAE Representative

2022-2023 Members:
Past President -Lisa Oellerich 
22/23 President -Donna Page
22/23 Vice President -Josh Berg

Illinois Foundation FFA: 
Chair - Joe Webel 
Vice Chair - Thomas Marten
Vice Chair -Karen Schieler

Illinois Association FFA:
21/22 President - Adam Loker
22/23 President -Rachel Hood
Adult Representative - Wyatt McGrew 

Illinois FFA Alumni: 
President - Steve Yandell 
Vice President - Bill Kittinger

Past President - Brad Angus 


2022 - 2023 President -Collin White 
State Coordinator - Dean Dittmar 


  Admin Council Updates
Fall 2021 Admin Council Update

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