District 5 FCCLA Officers Meet
The District 5 FCCLA Officers and Advisers had a meeting on Monday, August 5 at ESU 7 in Columbus at 1:00 p.m. The 2013-14 officers who attended were: President - Tori Sliva of Twin River, Vice President - Mia Scott of Schuyler, Secretary - Kaytlin Johnson of East Butler, Vice President of STAR - Breanne Brester of Howells-Dodge, Vice President of Public Relations - Erin Spath of St. Edward Sr., Vice President of Peer Education - Brooklyn Case of Boone Central, Vice President of Recreation - Hannah Person of High Plains, Vice President of Installation - Alissa Weila of David City, Vice President of National Programs - Shonda Shanle of St. Edward Jr., and Vice President of Outreach - Bailey Borer of Humphrey. Also attending were State Officer Alicia Hamling and Families First Team member Christina Hamling of St. Edward. Chapter Advisers who attended were District Adviser - Lisa Groth of Boone Central, Marla Prusa of Howells-Dodge, Mary Breedlove of Schuyler, Molly Kriz of Humphrey, Sandy Bongers of East Butler, Virginia Whidden of St. Edward, Tonya Zegers of David City, Linda Gilson of High Plains, and Michelle Konwinski of Twin River.
Plans were made for the fall District Leadership Conference on October 21 at Central Community College in Columbus from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. The theme for this year's conference is "Power Up With FCCLA." The Poster Contest and Creed Speaking Contest were discussed. Speakers and sessions were suggested and Outreach project and t-shirt ideas were also talked about.
The District 5 STAR Events contest will be held on Wednesday, January 22 in Schuyler. STAR Event updates were shared with the group. The meeting adjourned at 2:50 p.m.