Ten ECI FBLA members participated in the Virtual Georgia FBLA State Leadership Conference on March 23. Congratulations to FBLA members for a very successful State Leadership Conference. Members included Andrea Pullen, Catarina Wilson, Breana Librizzi, Alaya Hudson, Taylor Radford, Kati-Brooke Hooks, Salma Cueva, Faith Mincey, Lily Robertson and Destiny Akridge.
Leading up to the conference, members competed in various events. On the day of the event, they participated in opening session, numerous leadership classes online and the Awards of Excellence program. The chapter received awards that included being named a Superior Gold Chapter in the Chapter of the Year program. They received tenth overall chapter in the Division 2 of Chapter of the Year Program. The chapter also placed fifth in the Market Share Award.
Mrs. Jessica Smith, adviser, was recognized during the opening session for her three year term on the GA FBLA state board of directors. Pullen was also recognized as serving this year as Region 4 Area vice president. Mincey and Cueva placed seventh in Broadcast Journalism.
Mrs. Smith stated, “I am extremely proud of this group of students. They have worked very hard to ensure success in a very challenging year!”