FFA members participate in interview competition


VERSAILLES — Four Versailles FFA members participated in the District 5 FFA Job Interview Competition Nov. 11.

The contest is designed to assist FFA members in the development of oral and written skills that are associated with the job application and interview process. Students had to create a resume and cover letter, fill out a job application pertaining to a specific agricultural job, complete an interview and compose a follow-up thank you letter.

The members who competed in this contest were Bri Buzard, Maggie Hedrick, Kylie Lyons and Colleen Gehret.

Buzard received a gold rating in the senior division. Hedrick competed in the junior division and placed first out of 18 FFA members. Lyons competed in the sophomore division and placed third out of 18 FFA members. In the freshman division, Gehret placed first out of 18 FFA members.

Gehret and Hedrick will advance to the state competition on Dec. 5.