CHS FBLA students place in Leadership Competition

Wednesday, April 30, 2014
Cassville High School FBLA members recently attended the 2014 Missouri FBLA Leadership Competition. Those pictured include, front row, from left: Colton Bowman, Jessica Haney, Emily Brewer, Ashlea Large, Alyssa Brewer and Zach Denton. Back row: Hise Williams, Andrew Whitham, Jordan Fisher, Elisha Michael and Brittany Sanchez. Contributed photo

Members of the Cassville High School Future Business Leaders of America chapter recently participated in the 2014 Missouri FBLA Leadership Competition.

Cassville FBLA had 19 students qualify for the State Leadership Competition. Winning recognition in the competition were: Elisha Michael, third place in American enterprise report; and Brittany Sanchez, eighth place in local chapter annual report. The top three winners in each event qualify for the national competition. Therefore, Michael will represent Cassville High School and Cassville FBLA at the national competition in Nashville, Tenn., from June 29-July 2.

Future Business Leaders of America-Phi Beta Lambda, Inc. is a national organization that serves over 225,000 middle school, high school, college, and professional members. Missouri FBLA is the second largest chapter in the nation.

The FBLA-PBL mission is to bring business and education together in a positive working relationship through innovative leadership and career development programs.