"The 2024-2025 Illinois State Officer Team was elected Thursday morning, June 13, via in-person voting during the 96th annual Illinois FFA State Convention. The officers were installed immediately following the election and will serve the Illinois Association FFA for the next 12 months. ...

Trenton Payne, 17, of Olney (Richland County) and the Olney FFA Chapter. He is the son of Shad and Diane Payne and a 2024 graduate of Richland County High School. “As a state officer, I want to mentor and inspire members,” Payne says. “My goal is to help them reach their full potential, guide their efforts to becoming the best leaders they can be, and help them find their place in the FFA and the agricultural industry.”" (https://www.mediafire.com/folder/erphfg3n5b8zk/State+Officers)

RCHS is incredibly proud of 2024 graduate Trenton Payne and wish him the best of luck in this endeavor!