James A. Thornhill



  • Born in Lakeland, Fl.
  • Graduated from Winter Haven High School in 1954
  • Graduated from University of Florida
  • Graduated from Florida Southern College
  • Taught at Lake Wales Jr./Sr. High School, Winter Haven, Fl. 1965-1971
  • Taught at Winter Haven High School 1971-1987
  • Assistant County Agent for Hillsborough County 1960-1961
  • Treasurer of FVATA 1975-1986
  • President of Polk Co. VATA 1974
  • Honorary American Farmer Degree
  • Honorary Life Member of NVATA
  • Past Deacon of Church of Christ