Celebrating National CTE Month: Teacher Highlight- Jacob Riley
Jacob Riley is an Agriculture, Food, & Natural Resources Teacher and FFA Advisor. He attended Purdue University. Jacob is married to Amy (13 1/2 years) and has two beautiful daughters, Makayla (9) and Madelyn (6). During his free time, he enjoys being with family and traveling. He currently teaches Natural Resources, Leadership Development in Agriculture; Agribusiness Management; Advanced Life Science: Animals, & Animal Science. He says that they are all different and exciting to teach!Jacob is very busy as a Warsaw FFA Chapter Advisor- FFA makes a positive difference in the lives of students by developing their potential for premier leadership, personal growth and career success through agricultural education. Students whose lives are impacted by FFA and agricultural education will achieve academic and personal growth, strengthen American agriculture and provide leadership to build healthy local communities, a strong nation, and sustainable world. (from www.ffa.org) Jacob says that he wanted to become a teacher because he wanted to assist the next generation find their passion and path to allow them to reach new heights!We are so thankful for Mr. Riley & appreciate him allowing us to feature him on the blog today!