Colorado Young Farmers Educational Association
Empowering Agriculturists to Connect with Consumers through Education, Leadership and Advocacy.
The Colorado Young Farmers Educational Association is a statewide organization of men and women who are involved or interested in agriculture, affiliated with the National Young Farmers Educational Association. It is a non-profit and non-political group. This organization was organized in 1970. The program provides opportunities in education, leadership, community service, recreation, and recognition for members on the local, state, and national levels. The state association assists local chapters to enlist support from agri-business and industry to promote cooperative relationships between producers and consumers and to provide valuable leadership opportunities. Join us today!
The state organization’s mission is to provide support and resources for local chapters to develop and strengthen their education, leadership and advocacy. The organization will provide opportunities for members to grow, personally and professionally, beyond their local chapters and communities. The mission will be accomplished using the following organizational guidelines.
CYFEA HIRES SHARON PATTEE AS THEIR NEW EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR
COLORADO YOUNG FARMERS EDUCATIONAL ASSOCIATION (CYFEA)
HIRES SHARON PATTEE AS THEIR NEW EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR
The Board of Directors of the Colorado Young Farmers Educational Association are pleased to announce the hiring of Sharon Pattee, to serve as the organization’s new Executive Director, starting August 1, 2017. Sharon had served as the Executive Director for the CO Association of Conservation Districts for the past three years and as a CACD Board Member for two years prior to that. Her knowledge of agriculture and natural resource conservation here in Colorado, along with her strong financial background and statewide networking ties, will allow her to start the CYFEA on a dynamic course of action, helping to deliver on the vision of the current Board of Directors and the twelve local CYFEA chapters here in CO.
You may contact Sharon at (970) 616-1396, or at [email protected]
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