FBLA

ANDERSON COUNTY    Future Business Leaders of America

FBLA 2017-2018 Officers   President Lakin Katzer, Junior; Vice President Averi Wilson, Senior; Secretary Lilly Spring, Sophomore; Treasurer Becky Kropf, Sophomore; Historian Gabby Spring, Senior; Editor Eddie Gruver, Senior

 

Kansas FBLA state website  http://www.kansasfbla.com/

This week’s events for September 18, 2017

*membership recruitment posters
*speak to new students about joining
*finalize fundraiser forms for $$$

*ESU Career Day_October 18
*NFLC final plans

 

HEADING TO ST. LOUIS!!!  FBLA – NFLC here we come!!! November 10-12, 2017!

 

 

MEETING DATES TO REMEMBER:  Link to Kansas FBLA state calendar   http://www.kansasfbla.com/calendar

Wednesday, August 30 Seminar meeting; auditorium    
Friday, October 6 Seminar meeting; auditorium    
Monday, November 13 Seminar meeting; auditorium    
Monday, December 18 Seminar meeting; auditorium    

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

FBLA 2015-2016 Officers   President Conner Parks, senior; Vice President Matt Kirkland, senior; Secretary Michaela Laiter, junior; Editor Gabby Spring, sophomore; Public Relations Lexee Feuerborn, sophomore and Averi Wilson, sophomore

Parade of Chapter Presidents ---- Conner Parks

STATE LEADERSHIP CONFERENCE, Sunday, April 3 through Tuesday, April 5, 2016----Good Luck to participants Lexee Feuerborn, Michaela Laiter, Conner Parks, Gabby Spring, Jasmine White and Averi Wilson.  Congrats to Lexee for being selected for the backstage manager internship for Factor 110!

Partnership With Business, 5th place: Conner Parks, Averi Wilson and Gabrielle Spring.

Local Chapter Annual Report, 9th place; Gold Seal Chapter

Jasmine White, Public Speaking II; 5th place

SLC Topeka, April 6, 2016 Awards Ceremony

Alexis Feuerborn, Conner Parks, Jasmine White, Averi Wilson

(Left for softball game: Gabby Spring and Michaela Laiter)

It was a long two days………….

 

Good Friday, March 25, 2016     Easter Egg Hunt at Little Peoples Learning Center

Lexee displayed her inner child----won’t admit it, but she stole the toys from the toddlers!

Samantha Nickell and her mentee at the Easter Egg Hunt

 

FBLA DISTRICT 1 CONTEST, January 27, 2016; Fredonia High School----Congratulations to Jasmine White, 1st in Public Speaking II; 6th in Client Service; 2nd in Impromptu Speaking; Lakin Katzer, 10th in FBLA Principles and Procedures; 1st to our team of Conner Parks, Gabby Spring and Averi Wilson in Partnership with Business

WINTER HOMECOMING  “THERE’S NO PLACE LIKE HOMECOMING” January 8, 2016

Tacky Tourist Day

Throwback Thursday Day

UGLY CHRISTMAS SWEATER DAY, DECEMBER 11, 2015

ADOPT AN ANGEL    WRAPPING CHRISTMAS GIFTS  December 18, 2015

FBLA District I Contest held at Fredonia High School on Wednesday, January 27, 2016---leaving EARLY---6:30 a.m.

FOOD PACKS PROJECT
We will be joining with KAY to provide food packs for needy individuals in our community. Please bring 1-5 items to room 126 on the following days; We will prepare the packs in the following three days.

September 22----prepare packs September 25
October 20---prepare packs October 23
November 17---prepare packs November 20
December 8---prepare packs December 11
January 26---prepare packs January 29
February 23---prepare packs February 26
March 8---prepare packs March 11
April 12---prepare packs April 15

THANK YOU SO MUCH FOR YOUR PARTICIPATION WITH THIS PROJECT

 

2015-2016 ACTIVITIES and MEETING DATES
Monday, August 24, seminar in the auditorium
Tuesday, August 25, Meet with junior class to start fundraiser
Wednesday, August 26  Meet with fundraiser Club's Choice representative

Wednesday, Sep 2 Meet with Bulldog Booster Club for Partnership in Business updates
Thursday, Sep 3 Work at concession stand with Bulldog Booster Club_cross country invitational
Friday, Sep 11 Meet with KAY and FBLA_seminar_auditorium

Friday, October 9
Monday, November 16

July 15 Officer's meeting, Pizza Hut, 6 p.m.

July 20-21 Summer Leadership Seminar-- McPherson, KS
Attendees:  Conner Parks, Matt Kirkland and adviser Phyllis Wilson

 

"Step Up To The Challenge" team for Heeling for Health Walk; Saturday, 4/25/15

Averi, Conner and Matt post pizza party.

Participants Conner, Grace, Trevor, Gabby and Averi.

Averi and Gabby---oh, those flexible freshmen!

First lap for Grace, Trevor, Averi, Matt, Conner and Gabby.

 

2015 FBLA State Leadership Conference......March 23, 24, 25 at the Topeka Capitol Plaza and Conference Center
Good luck to my eight competitors! Top 4 in each event qualify to compete in the National Leadership Conference, June 29-July 2, in Chicago!

State Editor Seth Wolken helped pack the chapter registration packets during the State Leadership Conference in Topeka.

 

2014 - 2015 ACTIVITIES

 

  • January 3 State officer candidate interviews at McPherson/Canton-Galva High School
  • January 14 CTSO Citizenship Day - Topeka
  • January 23 Governor Brownback signing of National FBLA Week Proclamation

  • January 30 District I contest in Cherryvale H.S.

Never a dull moment with my girls.....French Fry Fangs with Shylie and Averi then "staple my pants, they're too big" with Mackenzie, Conner and Madison. Ahhhhh, the memories!

           

 

Congratulations to our president and state officer Seth Wolken...crowned 2015 Winter Homecoming King at last night's ceremony.....and to Queen Tana Benton

 

  • February 9-13 National FBLA Week
  • March 23-24-25 State Leadership Conference - Topeka
  • April 17-18 State officer orientation/board meeting - Topeka
  • June 1-2-3 CTSO Training for 2015-16 officers
  • June 29-July 2 National Leadership Conference - Chicago
  • July 20-21 Summer Leadership Seminar

2014 - 2015 Officer Team
President Seth Wolken, senior
Vice President Matt Kirkland, junior
Secretary / Treasurer Conner Parks, junior
Editor / Historian Samantha McCullough, senior
Public Relations Mackenzie Lutz, junior

Follow Anderson County's Twitter Page: @ACHS_FBLA

http://www.facebook.com/pages/Kansas-FBLA/154314214611486
National FBLA Website- http://www.fbla-pbl.org/
State FBLA Website- http://www.kansasfbla.com/

USD365 BOARD MEETING - SEPTEMBER 4, 2015  Chapter president and state editor Seth Wolken gave a short presentation to the USD 365 school board last evening.  He highlighted the trip to the National Leadership Conference in Nashville, his responsibilities during the Summer Leadership Seminar and plans for the club during the school year.

    

Chapter president and state editor, senior Seth Wolken.               Seth Wolken and adviser Phyllis Wilson


FBLA SCHOLARSHIP WINNERS

 

2009 Matt Crome

 

2010 Carston Cooper

       

                      2013  Sarah Egidy and Chad Betts                                                        2014 Kortney Kirkland                            

 

                                2015 Seth Wolken                                                2016 Connor Parks