As Membership Director for National Farmers Union, Abby Ferris is responsible for membership communication and development throughout the nation. By coordinating multiple membership events, Abby oversees development of membership benefits and maintaining NFU’s website.
Prior to working with National Farmers Union, Abby was an Agricultural Education Instructor and FFA Advisor, where she taught animal science, horticulture and agricultural mechanics courses. Abby graduated in 2015 with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Agricultural Education from Colorado State University, which would prepare her to advise multiple nationally recognized FFA chapters.
Abby grew up on a Belgian draft horse and beef cattle farm near Grand Rapids, Michigan where she showed competitively across the Midwest. Having been introduced to agriculture by her father and grandfather, Abby has a true passion for family farms and the agricultural industry, especially cattle!