Larry D. Reese



  • Born in Hendersonville, NC
  • Graduated from Palatka High School, Palatka, FL, 1964
  • Graduated from Lake City Comm. College, Lake City, FL
  • Graduated from University of Florida, BS & MS in Ag
  • Taught at Santa Fe High School, 1969-77
  • Regional Consultant, FL Dept. of Ed., 1977-79
  • State FFA Program Specialist, FL Dept. of Ed., 1979-86
  • Regional Manager, State Farmers Markets, FL Dept. of Ag, 1986-93
  • Research and Training Specialist, FL Dept. of Ag, 1993-2004
  • Teacher of Teacher Award
  • State and Regional Teacher of the Year
  • National FFA Alumni, President, 1986
  • National FFA Foundation Sponsors Board, 3 yrs.
  • Honorary American Farmer Degree
  • University of Florida, Alpha Zeta