Madera South High School - 705 West Pecan Ave - Madera, Ca 93637 - (559) 675-4450




Mr. Tim Deniz

Ag Mechanics 2, ROP Ag Mechanics 3 & 4

Farm & Fabrication

Agricultural Welding & Job Interview


Hometown: Madera, Ca
Family: Wife- Anne
Education: CSU Fresno- B.S. in Agriculture Education
Years at Madera: Sixteen
Favorite FFA Memory: Winning a State Championship in Ag                                                   Mechanics in 1998 and getting to                                                         represent California at the National                                                     Contest

Mr. Brent George

Ag Mechanics 1


Meat Evaluation & Creed


Hometown: Selma, Ca
Family: Wife- Serena & Son- Tatum
Education: Modesto Junior College
                     CSU Fresno- B.S. Agriculture Education
Years at Madera: Eleven
Favorite FFA Memory: Watching students emotions get the best                                         of them after they have won or achieved                                           something they never thought possible                                             and have worked hard for!

Ms Hannah Bianchi

Ag Biology, Horticulture 1& Horticulture 2

Beef Cattle & Extemporaneous

Nursery Landscape



Hometown: Hollister, Ca
Family: Parents, 2 siblings 
Education: CSU Fresno- Teaching Credential
Years at Madera: One
Favorite FFA Memory: 

Ms Julie Luxon

Ag Leadership, Ag Economics, Ag Chemistry

Rabbits & Market Turkeys

Scrapbook, Extemporaneous Speaking & Co-Ops


Hometown: Livingston, Ca
Family: Rabbit- Redick
Education: Merced College- A.S. General Agriculture
                    CSU Fresno- B.S. Agricultural Education
Years at Madera: Two
Favorite FFA Memory: Having a student win Star Farmer &                                               Star Agribusiness at the 2014 State                                                 Convention.

Ms Crystal Luera

Agriculture Science 1 & Ag Biology


Horse Judging & Opening and Closing


Hometown: Bakersfield, Ca
Family: Awesome
Education: Reedley College- A.S. Degree
                    CSU Fresno- B.S. in Agriculture Education
Years at Madera:  Six
Favorite FFA Memory: Watching a student put on the FFA Jacket                                        for the first time and seeing them realize                                          all the opportunities in store for them.

Miss Breanna Ellis

Viticulture, Horticulture 1 & Ag Biology

SAE: Market Sheep & Horticulture

CDE: Ornamental Horticulture

Vine Judging & Pruning


Hometown: Chico, Ca
Education: CSU Chico- B.S. in Agriculture Education
Years at Madera: One
Favorite FFA Memory:                                              


Mrs. Kristin Sheehan

Ag Biology, Ag Science 1 & Vet Care & Ag Science 3/4

Market Goats & Market Chickens 

Best Informed Greenhand & Vet Science


Hometown: Clovis, Ca
Family: Husband Toby, Kids- Clayton, Lane & Marisa
Education: CSU Fresno- B.S. in Animal Science
Years at Madera: Ten
Favorite FFA Memory: 2007 First State Championship in the Best                                      Informed Greenhand Contest


Mr. Cory Withers

ROP Ag Power, Small Engines & Diesel Technology

Dairy Cattle 

Small Engines & Prepared Public SPeaking


Hometown: Los Alamos, Ca
Family: Mom, Dad, Sisiter and dog Duke
Education: CSU Fresno- B.S. Agriculture Education
Years at Madera: Second
Favorite FFA Memory: