Joshua Bledsoe is the new COO of the National FFA Organization, Indianapolis. He reports directly to CEO Dr. Dwight Armstrong.
Bledsoe was the state agricultural education leader and state FFA adviser for North Carolina and has accumulated 15 years of progressive leadership and management experience within agricultural education. He has been a member of many national and state FFA boards and committees, and is a member of the National Association of Supervisors of Agricultural Education, among other professional organizations.
As COO, Bledsoe will lead key FFA organizational units, including education; convention and events management; partner services; information technology; marketing, communications and brand management; and merchandising and customer fulfillment. Details: www.ffa.org.