Twelve Stevens High School Future Business Leaders of America (FLBA) contestants traveled to the State Competition in Sioux Falls on April 23 & 24th. Approximately 400 students competed in a variety of events. Stevens Chapter competed in 19 events placing third place or better in nine.
First Place: Broadcast Journalism-Jade Parkin, Maria Pecora, Hannah Cooley
Second Place: Business Ethics-Haley Walter, Grace Partridge, Sarah Jane Luu
Digital Video Production-Hannah Cooley
Emerging Business Issues-Grace Partridge, Aidan Wharton, Emily Maltaverne
Hospitality Management-Kira Radovich, Wendy Blickensderfer, Tate Erickson
Job Interview-Grace Partridge
Third Place: Cybersecurity-Sarah Jane Luu
Local Chapter Scrapbook-Team
Website Design-Wendy Blickensderfer
All fourth through first place winners advance to National Competition being held at the end of June in Baltimore, MD. “I am very proud of this year’s chapter. They have exceeded all my expectations,” stated Deb Reynolds, FBLA Advisor.
Photo: L-R Back Row: Hannah Cooley, Tate Erickson, Branko Fistrovic, Grace Partridge, Kira Radovich, Haley Walter. Front Row: Aiden Wharton, Maria Pecora, Jade Parkin, Emily Maltaverne, Wendy Blickensderfer, and Sarah Jane Luu.