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Lakean Byrd

Board Vice President | Agricultural Education Teacher, South Johnston High School

Term: 2019-2023


Lakean is a 2013 graduate of NC State with a bachelor’s degree in agricultural education. She serves as an agricultural education instructor at South Johnston High School. She is also an FFA advisor and enjoys being able to help students learn leadership skills that will follow them throughout their lives. Lakean is married to James Michael, and together they have a son, Maxton, and are expecting another little boy in June 2022. They reside in Bunnlevel, NC on the family farm where they grow cotton, tobacco, wheat, soybeans, and corn.


B.S. Agricultural Education NC State 2013