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Future Business Leaders of America

Yorba Linda High School Future Business Leaders of America is in its 3rd year here at YLHS. The chapter has grown from 10 members in 2015-2016 to over 60 members for the 2017-2018 school year. Each year, the students have represented YLHS at various competitive conferences, coming away with achievements that will make all Mustangs proud.

 

On February 10th 2018, 33 members of our chapter attended the Southern Section Leadership Conference at Valencia High School in Placentia California. Students competed in events such as Introduction to Business, Business Communications, Economics, Impromptu Speaking, Public Speaking, Entrepreneurship, Global Business and more. All grade levels participated and we are very proud of the final results! Here is a list of all the students that placed in the top 10 in each of their events:

 

Place

Event

Chapter Members

4th place

Parliamentary Procedure (team event)

Aashvi Bhagat, Sydnie Chin, Kaylee Haro, Joanne Sumarsono, Emily Remer

 

8th place

Sports & Entertainment Management

Amanda Walion, Bryson Bissonnette, Sydnie Chin

6th place

Global Business

Sarah Chen, Janet Han, Alice Ding

4th place

Entrepreneurship

Simran Chowdhry, Zachary Co

7th place

Healthcare Administration

Kobi Khong

2nd place

Introduction to Business

Ishaan Sakhrani

10th place

Marketing

Trevor Chang, Zackary Co, Simran Chowdhry

8th place

Public Speaking

Derrick Yen

1st place

Impromptu Speaking

Wayne Chan

8th place

Hospitality Management

Elianna Shim, Priscilla Kim, Claire Yum

8th place

Introduction to Financial Math

Dylan Shih

 

YL FBLA also placed 9th in over 30 chapters to win Sweepstakes, a contest to see which chapters had the most members place. Students that placed in the top 6 of their event have qualified for a spot to compete at state. Congratulations to all our chapter members for their well-deserved recognition and awards! Next up, California State Leadership Conference.  

 

Finally, two of our chapter members have campaigned and ran for Southern Section Board Officer positions. YL FBLA is proud to have two our members win and represent FBLA for southern section which consists of over 30 schools. Please congratulate Sarah Chen, VP of Membership and Emily Remer, Southern Section President for the 2018-2019 school year. Emily will be working with California State FBLA board in the next year to govern the entire state of California FBLA!

 

Thank you for your continued support of Business Education and FBLA here at YLHS!

 

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Samiya Hai

MBA Coordinator, Business Teacher

Yorba Linda High School 

shai@pylusd.org

O: 714.986.7500 extension 14511

 

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