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Aug. 14, 2018

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New Tennessee FBLA State/Regional Officers


The 2018-19 FBLA state and regional officers are as follows:

Delaney Harris | President
Senior, Hardin County High School
Madison Wheeley | Vice President
Senior, Lawrence County High School
Bella Lowrance | Secretary
Senior, Henry County High School
Raiden Martin | Treasurer
Junior, Dekalb County High School

Weston Hargrove | Reporter
Senior, Coffee County High School

Marissa Pittman | Webmaster
Junior, White Station High School

​Keshawn Glover | Region 1 President
Senior, Craigmont High School
Jack Crocker | Region 2 President
Junior, Central High School - Bruceton
(VACANT) | Region 3 President
Jonathon Carpenter | Region 4 President
Senior, Lincoln County High School
(VACANT) | Region 5 President
(VACANT) | Region 6 President

FBLA Fall Leadership Camp at Camp Widji

The Tennessee DECA, FBLA, SkillsUSA, and TSA state officer teams are planning a fun weekend full of leadership development and team building activities for your local chapter officers and members like never before! Click here to register.
Date: Sept. 6-9, 2018
Location: Camp Widjiwagan
3088 Smith Springs Road
Antioch, Tennessee 37013
Advisor PD: Sessions by career cluster program managers will be available!
Registration Fee: $175.00 per person 
(includes lodging for three nights, camp activities, and meals from dinner on Thursday through breakfast Friday morning)
Registration Window: Aug. 1-25, 2018
(Registration will close on Aug. 25 at 5 p.m. CDT.)
Payment Information: All payments are due by Friday, Aug. 31.
Checks should be made payable to Tennessee FBLA.
Please include a copy of the invoice with your chapter’s check, along with FBLA-3000 in the check’s memo line.
Payment Mailing Address
Tennessee FBLA
(Attn: Steven J. Mitchell)
710 James Robertson Parkway
Andrew Johnson Tower, 11th Floor
Nashville, TN 37243
Click here for more information about this year's camp!

CTSO Fall Leadership Conference (FLC) Registration

Each fall leadership conference is open to active and aspiring members of any of the seven Tennessee Career and Technical Student Organizations (CTSOs). Only CTSO chapter advisors may register for these conferences.
All seven Tennessee CTSOs will come together this fall for three one-day regional leadership conferences. You are highly encouraged to attend the conference that is closest to your school. The conference registration fee is $30 per attendee and will include leadership training, a CTSO promotional item, and lunch. Conference registration for each location will be available on a first-come, first-served basis. Venue capacity varies for each FLC location, so please register and submit your payments early. For registration details and specific dates, please click here

FBLA National Fall Leadership Conference (NFLC) in Chicago

The NFLCs are designed to help you #CreateLeadInspire this school year! The FBLA board of directors, national officers, national staff, and Tennessee state officer team welcome you to this year’s NFLCs. This year, the Tennessee FBLA state officer team will be attending the NFLC in Chicago. All Tennessee FBLA chapters are encouraged to meet us there. More information about the NFLCs can be found here.

Nashville Predators Leadership Nights for FBLA

The Nashville Predators will be hosting two leadership night events this season, and all Tennessee DECA chapters are invited!
Register your chapter at
Watch a recap of a past leadership night at
Contact Mickey Hock at (615) 770-2352 or for more information.
Click here for more leadership opportunities available to Tennessee DECA members.

Tennessee Titans Learning Lab for FBLA

Whether your chapter is returning or you have never experienced a Titans Learning Lab, please see the details about this opportunity below.

Tennessee FBLA Membership Campaign for 2018-19

Last school year was a challenging year for membership growth for Tennessee FBLA, and we want every chapter to reach new heights this year by participating in our new membership campaign. This year, our goal is to exceed 6,000 members in Tennessee FBLA, and we cannot achieve this goal without you. Please remember there are great incentives and awards in place for increasing your chapter membership by Dec. 3. The Tennessee FBLA Membership Campaign  will certainly help you reach your chapter goals.

Regional Leadership Conference (RLC) Dates

Region Date Location Coordinator
Region 1 Thursday,
Jan. 17, 2019
First Baptist Church Broad
Tanika Lester
Region 2 ​Wednesday,
Jan. 16, 2019
Union University
Lori Harris
Region 3 Monday,
Jan. 28, 2018
First Baptist Church
Connie Baggett
Region 4 Wednesday,
Jan. 23, 2019
Forest Mill
Church of Christ
Rita Young
Region 5 Tuesday,
Jan. 22, 2019
Middle TN State Univ.
​     Murfreesboro
Interested? Inquire here.
Region 6 Thursday,
Jan. 31, 2019
Knoxville Expo Center
​     Knoxville
Interested? Inquire here.
Tennessee FBLA District Conference Registration Deadline:
Dec.14, 2018 at 5 p.m. CST
Tennessee FBLA Online Testing Window:
 Jan. 7–11, 2019
Click here for more information about the upcoming regional conferences. 

State Leadership Conference (SLC) Dates

This year, our state conference will be held on March 10-13, 2019, in Chattanooga. Click here for more information and updates as they arise.

Tennessee FBLA State Theme for 2018-19

In an effort to #CreateLeadInspire with FBLA members across the world, Tennessee FBLA is going to be #PiecingLeadershipTogether during all of our regional and state events throughout the school year.

Required CTSO Release Form for 2018-19

All 2018-19 CTSO conference participants must have a signed CTSO release form on file before participation can be granted. Please click here to download a copy of the form. Advisers must keep all release forms in their possession at all times and be prepared to show them at the registration table of any CTSO (or FBLA) conference. Attendees without a signed form on file will be sent home from the conference and will be unable to participate.
All required Tennessee FBLA forms can be found here.
Copyright © 2018 Tennessee FBLA (Attn: Steven J. Mitchell), All rights reserved.

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