Joenelle Futrell | Retiring Address | 86th National FFA Convention & Expo

Updated : Sep 11, 2019 in Articles

Joenelle Futrell | Retiring Address | 86th National FFA Convention & Expo


good evening I am Kevin my salary and we internet speaker we have the privilege at introducing
someone that many of you have probably met this year but may not know very well you may know that she probably jacket
while she was in high school but do you know anyone who is also in
their school chess club okay enjoy late night Mexican good friend and being spontaneous there hello search and search for their
favorite female color polish have but file they do it they might be found snacking on dried
fruit after an afternoon tearing up some muddy trails on a four
wheeler they love cheering on the Kentucky Wildcats at home but are willing to travel
anywhere %uh on come together to make a first it really shine some to have out conversations about life with him drinks
fleshy that Sonic an awfully motivational not under your door before
they had on their next adventure please join us in welcoming to the stage
to present her retiring address entitled let it shine our best friend and your national eastern region vice president vice president joenelle futrell didn’t delay Galaxy their 100 billion finance honor their $57 million square miles the plant on a plan are $400 million trees 8.7 million species 7.1 million 6500 languages 196 mentions 50 state all there and only line you this world is huge thanking me pretty harsh sometimes which make the
easy too hot shrink fayed in a dark match speed a hat and a half
go to you especially if you wanna 100 St it’ll just fly down in your feet
turn and all-girl markets amazon.com and make sure the you don’t talk in muncie
absolutely have to but for make that just a little bit more
difficulty than others like choir class now I love choir class don’t get me wrong on
the hand for like a brand new language the morning sector sizes they ridiculous of you all are all me you NP for anything anything even if
found in Munich to wicked student run by music it’s
crazy I love the entire for a one-day I was in choir class and we’re just
getting ready for annual Christmas concert we’re singing Christmas songs in we need
a short solo voice spotlight Voice the problem one the night it hit the
high note that the we we at all cry and we had all founded said like net ha I’m when you least like here yet of that bad
know how to cure restoration my choir teacher mister
can’t let Carey the girl next to me now I’m sure I
understand who Carey was think about the quietest herdsmen in your class many a quiet person in your entire school
probably don’t know too much about them them and you might forget their name he
just blend plain face plainclothes plane here just plane that person scary miss you can look at kean said K are you give it a try and immediately
she shot her music sat down and looked at the ground K while you give this one shot she’s kept shaking her head
shaking her head and looking down we are like okay to give it a shot find
this try on to happen what I’m her pain highest red from the embarrassment mister can’t look at carrion said Carey and no you have a beautiful voice just try by like a gay man she’s stood up open their music the court playing in she began same we all listened because added the boys out the map as
someone who we need heard speak penis we did fanning soprano voice imaginable we almost never
completely and maintenance she finished her why we
are in shock here speech with me we have no idea what to
do you dislike when it really goes into the final game
her rocky didn’t win that laugh about whenever the impure and even tired
nation bad down too long on whenever forrest gump like writers Wow
whenever in the Lion King griffey keyhole that’s in my like a surgeon for self-service that’s
what why yeah oh my shock and we did the whole
lot but we didn’t know one thing Carey had missing the cell but it quickly she stole the spotlight she vanished she closer Musik set back down we all after being crazy every band checking we
display did we want her to think sooo badly she had a a beautiful voice she never say another
cell she had a beautiful morning but she soundstage you know the world is huge me pretty dark sometimes I wonder what
it would look like if more people chose to shine their lives Senate hiding
it the world is pretty sound sometimes too I wonder what it would
feel like if more people like care agency using
their voices instead of sounding man back and become
one place where we can definitely don’t balance their voices
hey managing Akane money yeah the I love FAA can’t and funny actually I live in its because I can’t
be loud and proud and I’m pretty bad bed from the store today in on and others hours praying want Palmer Station there’s let me know if the way it’s
cause a ruckus at I can’t boredom at favorite way actually learned at South Dakota is FF the yeah I you show Antalya film on here fabiani haha the of land i right the what a real name she hadn’t David David and Shayla and how are you for the roundup of the of them no what happened in South Dakota
whenever remember happen said misplaced their water bottle Hulu may have to you like making it female located great maybe okay hot-tempered makin on job ad getting hall the the of think green the that isn’t someone whole area is an
absolutely ridiculous the way then we FF a member can be pushed out of
our comfort zone something necessary for I S shun easy shyness simple what’s being
authentic confident in real you didn’t matter a
whole lot were others think you bit matters a whole
heck of a lot wit you think Ive you until you decide
just be real cell can’t shine and have this way for workshop contract even
bugging happen to help you let your light shine %um think that Carey thought she had a bad boy and back she knew she had and of invoice for what can carry that
when she would outcry letting her live show I’m like Eve members if it on stage like she did
in choir class her moist would be applauded no doubt
but everything else to be judged see if if they know the real me fasho people
the real me then have opinions and me and I’m scared and
other people’s opinions better suree bettered hi better stay sound you ever thought like
hearing I have UK read/write your aprender shine people are going to
have their opinion there’s no doubt about that know that I
know what you may not like those opinions the padded point see how do you live have never known
anyone any good it may help you avoid just a little bitter disappointment but in
till you realize the issue half to let your light shine you’ll never be
able to be real self an hour from Mom’s shine your light can be pretty tough why can make it very hard you know what it
does have time for me 10 times at my lai denies Jean with my junior year at high school because by
September mad at me halfway through his battle this stage 4 pancreatic cancer fidelity
have no appearance in your lives you know exactly what that means the video haven’t in in two weeks a radiation and chemotherapy treatments pain medication special diet changes an
emotion crazy personalities long trips to call
doctors offices a hospital bed in the living room and
watching someone who is one incredibly strong you a
walker in a wheelchair Justinian for me in anything with family and friends
houses in hotel rooms having the reversibility never knowing who I’m gonna have to miss a day
of school not being able to play sports not really being able to finish my
homework on moms and moms not being able to go to church every Sunday not being able to play the music and I
loved all the kids I need to be home taking care and that now let me I’m one
thing absolutely straight I’m not trying to throw a pity party on
stage for myself what I am trying to do you is shared view this simple fact that
during that horrible Tom have my hours completely consumed with selfish
resentment I was consumed with frustration been filled with questions see gaining the fall and the winner Tom hours at Nassau my didn’t Chan in a sprain as my dad’s physical at condition got worse said Amanda team when he lost is bolstering our lost emotional strange my certainly didn’t shine that my ranch
land his condition is it the worst it
possibly pitted then in a hospital room just a few miles from here and move on my dad lost his battle with pancreatic
cancer a few days later are then if your home lottie staining in white phenyl I and in last
one and then this person and that person and
co worker and family and friends that I had never heard at half 7 mom
painted on mom and I was wearing that day was way
I’m pretty thin now I’m gonna have and I can shake and
the best 7 I was exhausted yet fully last thing I
want to do you stand the cold in my heel then your more Harrison sale your heart well start for you I wanted to be done with this cruel world I wanna be done with this ness I wasn’t very dark place and then something happened no bright
Monday not individuals wearing blue jacket walk in the doorway these non friends wearing blue jacket from Davis
County Kentucky the they didn’t care about appearances and formalities white flowers are sent
from whom they didn’t care what I look like he
just cared about me they didn’t do a lot sure in half to
you they were just himself because they chose that bad day not too
high mir leid been said to be genuine and just let
their peer personality shine they had an incredible impact a
tremendous impact on me the air and heat Benny bear
haven’t tried making you laugh a minute beauty self and Danny she top up a storm to distract me it’s been said that when you let your
light shine you unconsciously give others the
permission you the same out no they knew it that
day pretty sure they didn’t but that that
day and that funeral home they gave me the permission to let my
line shine again and when you’re in a moment a hits black darkness like I was that’s the best
medicine out there see when they chose to let their light
shine they let their light shine for me and it
was contagious happen to you let your light shine brightly for others Missouri FIFA members Brett train artery
in at the inlet their light shine your willingness to cook in third favorite know what the
right-hander others by doing so in order to help
local agricultural and community groups Oklahoma have a member Piper let her
live show mcentee and the creed speaking contest
and she left her lights on for others bank urging her fellow the bay
members to do the same into a member Bethany she’ll let her live Shonda her
passion for travel and she let your light shine for others
that traveling to the Philippines where she was able to teach and a third though through
underprivileged mid-50s if a member crazy she left her like I’m
back constantly asking questions and she left her light shine for others
always confidently building relationships no
matter where she gets new hampshire at a member Erika she let
her live show just of mine have you ever met someone
that can light up an entire room when a mom these members do it too you all do that to you you let your light shine for others are
making any money today just a little bit brighter you can’t bland n when you shine how can you let your light shine
brightly for others how can you let your light shine so
brightly that others can use it to find their way
have the dark seem at traveled all year 355 day amp and this conclusion any to question I’ve been asked to 100 then members and supporters alike right FIFA 13 so special that in joining
inter support it over any other organization simply put what is it they make FSA great Masterboy answer we can take any member from anywhere any day and given any opportunity to let their light shine the ballot
during a special needs kid named both wear the blue jacket see length quarterback know what you did
make that he made both wear the blue jacket 15 told they couldn’t help laughing you
know work with their hands they wear the blue jacket the girl fusion sold out her hair was too big rg1 had intelligent bot money worth every
single night to support their family brand new born on a ranch in Wyoming the
money was raised in downtown Chicago apartment it’s your turn a redneck and he now
can’t abandon the weirdo failure they can all where the blue jacket and a all do the seen we’ll have in its we’ll have a target market did jacket can be kept
in tailored to fit any Stephen the ones to wear it and the
best part the best part it the redneck the milk in
the bay indeed the weirdo the failure in a city boy that farm girl no welder the shop can
the 15-year-old freshman 18-year-old female put on that very
jacket together and when you calm don’t get why Nicki’s stay and together and you opening ceremonies why the year
here to get anything proudly and you laugh together and you
my together annually together and you smile again
you let your light shine together and a
member the greatest part about FAA and then we ignite at passion and every student and we offer them the opportunity to let
their light shine events a dimer I’ve seen you shine your
light throughout the country this year it’s
been incredible stand absolutely inspiring an easy you who have given me the permission to let
my light shine as well you’re simply too unique into
blessed by God to be able too hot FA members let your light shine brightly for others though now phrases to describe our Kentucky in would be Starbucks addict barbecue
fanatic concert junkie and loyalty me so now the ideas are bringing the
passion you have are endless and every interaction your joy for others your positive spirit
shines john l thank you for filling our team creativity tradition spontaneity joy I love for others learn grow sir always clay while Kb 20 and Brandon ladies and
gentlemen the 2012-2013 Eastern Region vice
president john l pitcher of the the the

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