The Area 11 FFA officer interviews were recently held at the Verona High School agriculture department. There were 16 candidates running for eight area offices. This year Monett FFA officer candidate was Jared Childress, pictured center. The candidates are scored on FFA knowledge test scores, FFA leadership points and the interview. The voting delegates were Leanna Marion, left and Bailey Pfitzner, right. Childress will be serving as president of the Monett FFA for the 2011-12 school year.