Ashlee Martin, a member of the Green Ridge FFA chapter in Green Ridge, will be on stage and in the spotlight Oct. 30 ‐ Nov. 2 during the 2019 National FFA Convention & Expo in Indianapolis.

Martin, a sophomore and the daughter of Roy and Rose Martin, has been selected to perform in the National FFA Talent Competition.

Martin will perform on stage and bring excitement and spirit to the convention and expo. She submitted an application along with a recorded audition. Nearly 50 acts from throughout the country have been chosen to perform during general sessions, meal functions and receptions.

During the convention and expo, all acts will have the chance to compete in three rounds and be judged on preparation, delivery, engagement, entertainment value and technical ability. The winner will receive $250.

Mahindra USA, Tractor Supply Company and Wrangler sponsor National FFA Talent.

The National FFA Organization provides leadership, personal growth and career success training through agricultural education to 653,359 student members who belong to one of 8,568 local FFA chapters throughout the U.S., Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands. The organization is also supported by 344,239 alumni members in 2,051 alumni chapters throughout the U.S.