National Convention 2015

The 56th DTA National Convention was held at Missouri State University in Springfield, Missouri on April 16th-18th, 2015. The convention started with the first and second general session on Thursday in the Bond Center Ballroom. At the sessions delegates were charged and assigned to committees, committee reports were given, and nominations for National Council were opened and candidates were slated. After the sessions the Ag Quiz Bowl took place and later that evening a social dinner was held along with Ag Olympics and a hypnotist show performed by Kellen Marson in the Bond Center Ballroom. 

Friday was spent touring Billings, Missouri. That evening the awards banquet was held in the Bond Center Ballroom with keynote speaker Garret Hawkins from Missouri Farm Bureau.

Saturday was the third and final general session. Bids for National Convention next year were taken, committee reports were read and accepted, nominations were opened for National Council and candidates were slated and voted on. The 2015-2016 National Council was slated and voted on as follows President- Billy Cameron. Eastern VP-Mary Collier. Midwestern VP-Josh Harlan. Southern Region VP-Reagan Cooper. Secretary-Amanda McCormick. Parliamentarian-Deanna Martin.   
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