State Staff

Nebraska Department of Education
Nebraska Agricultural Education and the FFA Association support the Agriculture, Food and Natural Resources (AFNR) Career Field and are housed in the Nebraska Career Education section of the Nebraska Department of Education.  Contact State Staff with questions about curriculum, programs, events and more.


Donelle Wolters
Interim State Director of Agricultural Education
AFNR Career Field Specialist

Best contact for…
– Administrative Contact
– New Program & FFA Chapter Support/Inquiries
– Position Openings and Teacher Availability
– Professional Development
– Course Coding & Programs of Study Support
– FFA Invoices / Payments
– FFA Policies & Procedures including membership & eligibility
– FFA Leadership Development Events
– Nebraska FFA State Convention Logistics & Inquiries
– Updating Teacher Contact Information & Listserve
– FFA Leadership Programming & Conferences
– AET Student Records Support
– Professional Development Webinars

Sarah Heideman
AFNR Career Field Specialist
Phone: 402.432-2868

Best contact for…
– FFA State Officer Inquiries and Requests
– FFA Agriscience Fair
– AET Awards Application Support
– FFA Degrees, Star, and Proficiency Awards Programs
– FFA Cornerstone and Honorary Degree
– FFA National Chapter Award Program
– Governors Agriculture Award of Excellence
– FFA Chorus & Talent
– FFA Hall of Chapters
– Agriculture Issues Academy
– Local FFA Alumni Support
– SAE for All Implementation and Support

Send FFA Materials to:
Nebraska FFA Association
PO Box 95067
Lincoln, NE 68509-5067

Send FFA Payments to:
Nebraska FFA Association
℅ Grafton & Associates, PC
5935 South 56th Street, Suite A
Lincoln, NE 68516

It is the policy of the Nebraska Department of Education not to discriminate on the basis of gender, disability, race, color, religion, marital status, age or national origin in its education programs, administration, policies, employment or other agency programs.

The Nebraska FFA Association is financially supported through the Nebraska Center for Student Leadership at the Nebraska Department of Education.  Support for programs is partially provided through the Carl D. Perkins Career and Technical Education Act of 2006, administered through the Nebraska Department of Education. However, the contents do not necessarily represent the policy of the United States Department of Education, and you should not assume endorsement by the Federal Government.

Updated February 18, 2021 11:32am