Seventy-one Stroudsburg High School students recently attended the Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA) State Leadership Conference in Hershey, PA. They all had one goal in mind; to earn top honors in their event to qualify for the national competition. The conference was filled with over 60 events comprised of presentations, speaking events, and competitive testing.
Stroudsburg FBLA is the largest chapter in the state with 293 members. They earned 1st Place for Outstanding Chapter and 5th place for donations to the state charity, the National Kidney Foundation. During the awards ceremony, the Top 10 winners in each event were presented with a plaque for their achievement.
Stroudsburg had 22 students make the Top 10 in Hershey! Ten advanced to the National Leadership Conference to be held in Anaheim, CA in June (names of those attending in bold!) Here are Stroudsburgai??i??s top 10 winners:
1st Place Karissa Belzerai??i??Coding and Programming
1st Place Taylor Flanagan, Charlie Goehl & Anthony Wongai??i??3D Animation
2nd Place Kwaku Anim-Appiahai??i??Public Speaking 2
4th Place Sara Rose Hernandezai??i??Organizational Leadership
5th Place Rachel Bucci, Marissa Izykowicz & Audrey Razakai??i??E-Business
6th Place Madison Wilsonai??i??Future Business Leader
6th Place Livia Marga, Delaney Pinson & Juliet Quartararoai??i??Business Financial Plan
6th Place Conor Savageai??i??Intro to Business
8th Place Maddie Regenye & Hannah Tepperai??i??Business Plan
8th Place Maggie Trunfioai??i??FBLA Principles & Procedures
8th Place Matt Bodon, Teddy Mostellar, Jon Valderrama, Chris Vo & Lucas Wesseliusai??i??Parliamentary Procedure