Missouri FBLA welcomed 4,000 registered attendees from 354 chapters to the largest State Leadership Conference in the nation April 16-18, 2022. Members and advisers gathered in person to expand their leadership, compete in various events, and connect with members from across the state. FBLA members competed in over seventy-five events ranging from Accounting and Agribusiness to Social Media Strategies and UX Design. The Top 10 individuals/teams in each event were awarded medals onstage at JQH Arena. The Top 4 in events took home trophies and will advance to the National Leadership Conference this summer in Atlanta, GA.
    The Timberland chapter excelled at the State Leadership Conference and won many top spots! 5 students qualified to continue on to the FBLA National Conference that will be held June 27-30 in Atlanta, GA. Awards are listed below:

    Eian Fowler and Stephen Rhoades | 9th Place | Computer Game and Simulation Development

    Ivan Ou Yang and Harper Reinhardt | 2nd Place | Coding and Programming

    Carter Simmons | 2nd Place | Business Financial Plan

    Carter Simmons | 9th Place | Accounting II

    Lauren Straub | 2nd Place | Accounting II

    Reese Allquist | 3rd Place | Publication Design

    Reese Allquist | 4th Place | Electronic Career Portfolio

    Kate Trussell and Cole Trussell | 6th Place | Digital Animation

    Layla Collier | 7th Place | Hospitality and Event Management

    Sifa Ngei | 10th Place | UX Design