California Agricultural Teachers' Association

Mark Your Calendar


July 9 - Governing Board

September 18 - Southern Region Meeting

September 25 - North Coast Region Meeting

October 10 - South Coast Region Meeting

Oct 27-Oct 30 - National FFA Convention

November 4-5 - New Professionals Conference, Fresno

November 6 - Cotton State Finals, CSU, Fresno

November 12 - Superior Region

November 20 - Central Region Meeting

November 20 - San Joaquin Region Meeting

November 30 - December 4 - NAAE Conference, New Orleans

December 2-4 - Community College Midwinter Institute

January 6-7 - Student Teacher Conclave

January 14 - CATA Winter Governing Board

January 22 – Natural Resources State Finals, Reedley College

January 31 - February 1 - Supervising Teachers Institute

February 5 – Winter State Finals - Citrus, Tree and Vine Pruning, CSU-Fresno

February 12 - Southern Region Meeting, Cal Poly Pomona

February 26 - San Joaquin Region Meeting, Mission Oaks HS, Tulare

February 26 - Central Region Meeting, Cosumnes River College, Sacramento

February 28 - South Coast Region Meeting, San Luis Obispo HS, SLO

February 28 - North Coast Region Meeting, Ferndale Fairgrounds

March 4-5 - UC Davis Field Day

March 12 - Superior Region Meeting, Chico HS

March 26-29 - State FFA Leadership Conference

March 2 CRC Field Day-

April 9 - CSU, Fresno Field Day

April 25-27- NAAE Region 1 Meeting, Washington

May 7 - State FFA Judging Finals, Cal Poly, SLO

June 19 - Executive Committee Meeting, Cal Poly, SLO

June 19 - Pre-Conference Governing Board, Cal Poly, SLO

June 19-23 - CATA Summer Conference, Cal Poly, SLO

June 23 - Governing Board Summer Retreat, San Luis Obispo

Meet the CATA Officers


Officer School Email
Shay Williams-Hopper, President CDE - San Joaquin Region
Kevin Woodard, President Elect Reedley College
John Williams, Secretary CSU, Fresno
Heather Thomas, Treasurer Colusa High School
Rosemary Cummings, Past President Nipomo High School
Matt Patton Executive Director
Kerry Stockton Executive Assistant
Tim Donovan, Post Secondary Division Chair Merced College
Desi Molyneux, Post Secondary Division Chair-Elect Reedley College
Jacob Vazquez, Post Secondary Division Secretary Butte College
Courtney Castle, Operations Division Chair Saucelito Elementary
Amber Carter, Operations Division Chair-Elect Highland High School
Jordana Faria, Operations Division Vice Chair Le Grand High School
Amanda Ferguson, Operations Division Secretary Le Grand High School
Lauren Peterson, Secondary Division Chair King City High School
Gene Lieb, Secondary Division Chair-Elect Firebaugh High School
Colleen Lawson, Secondary Division Vice Chair Elk Grove High School
Stephanie Goeb, Secondary Division Secretary Kingsburg High School
Brian Kim, Southern Region President Sunny Hills High School
Aireal Covey, San Joaquin Region President Clovis East High School

Jessica Souza, South Coast Region President King City High School

Rebecca Freeman, Central Region President Tokay High School
Kristi Hill, Superior Region President Willows High School
Theresa Noga, North Coast Region President Ferndale High School