Atwater FFA



Birth Place:                        Santa Maria, CA
Hometown:                       Sutter Creek, CA 
Current Residence:         Atwater, CA

Family:  TBD (Married)

High School:  Amador High School (Sutter Creek, CA)

Education / Career Highlights:

  • California State University, Chico:   B.S.  Degree in Agriculture Science

Atwater High School Instructor Since:  2014-2015



“Interesting Tidbits"

Favorite Movie: "Casablanca"

Favorite Book (of late): “Girl, Wash Your Face" - Rachel Hollis

Sports/Hobbies: Football, Hiking, Horseback Riding, and Reading

Favorite ("Pump-Up") Song: "Legend" by The Score

Favorite Quote:  "Don't ask what the world needs. Ask what makes you come alive and do it, because what the world needs is people who have come alive. " 

Teaching Philosophy: "To help students realize their potential and passion through my passion for agriculture. "

Influential People (Outside of Family): 

  • Carly Dutschke- AgricultureTeachers
  • Roy Beck - Master Teacher from Student Teaching
  • Pam Young - Supervisor

Philosophy in Life:   “Stay close to anything that makes you feel alive.”

Atwater High School Agriculture Department

Atwater FFA

PO Box 835  /  2201 Fruitland Ave

Atwater, CA  95301

Office:  209-357-6025

​Fax:  209-357-6067

Mrs. Kim Mesa

FFA  Advisor

Dairy Cattle SAE Advisor

​Ag Government / Economics Instructor

Ag Leadership Instructor

Floral Design Instructor

Agronomy CDE Judging Team Coach

Extemporaneous Speaking CDE Coach

Impromptu Speaking CDE Coach

Poultry CDE  Judging Team Coach