Twenty-two members of the New Madrid County R-1 Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA) Chapter recently attended the 2018 FBLA District 16 Leadership Conference held on Friday, February 9, in Malden, Missouri.
FBLA is a career and technical student organization for all high school students participating in business programs. Over 450 members and advisers representing 19 chapters throughout the district met to elect officers and compete in the district leadership awards program.
Winning recognition at the District 16 Leadership Conference were:
Shelbie Karafa, 1st Place Spreadsheet Applications; Noah Shaffer, 1st Place Introduction to Business and 4th Place Introduction to Parliamentary Procedure; Shelby Smith, 2nd Place Spreadsheet Applications; Olivia Carlson, Mary Claire Halterman, and Lexi Phillips, 2nd Place Entrepreneurship Team; Kaitlyn Masterson, 2nd Place Insurance and Risk Management; Cheyanne Morgan, 2nd Place Personal Finance, 4th Place Cyber Security, and 5th Place Economics; Olivia Carlson, 3rd Place Computer Applications; Tristan Sletten, 3rd Place Introduction to Parliamentary Procedure; Logan Archie, 4th Place Accounting II; Elizabeth Bennett and Chandlor Stromire, 4th Place Sports and Entertainment Management Team; Kylie Cook, 5th Place Word Processing; Jordan Harris, Hannah Karizamimba, and Olivia McSpadden, 5th Place Hospitality Management Team