Blaze CurrieLeadership Development, National FFA Organization
Previously Blaze served as the Executive Director for AgriCorps, building the capacity for the organization and Fellows. Before that he worked for the National FFA Organization where he managed the National FFA Officer Team. Through this role, Blaze trained, coached and managed the officer team who spend their year motivating, training, and leading the organization’s membership.
Blaze served as the agricultural youth development advisor on “Team Borlaug” in Iraq through the Borlaug Institute of International Agriculture at Texas A&M University in a joint venture with the United States Department of Defense in 2008.
He has worked in Rwanda on the USAID project “SPREAD” and participated in a training seminar for African 4-H Leaders in Tanzania.
Blaze graduated with a degree in Agricultural Leadership from Texas A&M University in 2008. He was both a member of FFA and 4-H and grew up on a cotton, wheat and watermelon farm in Seagraves, Texas.