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State Officer Transition

State Officer Transition

The time has come to elect our new officers for the 2014-2015 State Executive Council! Their contact information is now posted under the “Contact Us” page! Check it out!
Day at the Capitol 2014!

Day at the Capitol 2014!

On Monday, February 10, 2014, Iowa FCCLA members came to Des Moines for a “Day at the Capitol”. They had the opportunity to view first-hand the state government in action and learn about the judicial and lawmaking processes. We as a State Executive Council lead session about advocacy training to...
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NLC

Iowa FCCLA officers had a great time attending nationals in San Antonio, Texas July 6-10. They attended leadership academy, networking, and revealed the state theme. During the leadership academy state officers learned about stake holders, building a partnership portfolio, public speaking skills, and many more. Ben, Micaela, and Austin also got a chance to network...

IFCSE Conference!

On Monday, July 21, Micaela and Marissa attended the IFCSE Conference. They both had a great time and got to network with many new people. In the morning they had a booth set up to talk about FCCLA. They talked with existing FCCLA advisors, as well as with FCS teachers who were interested in starting...

First SEC Meeting!

The FCCLA SEC met on Friday, May 2nd and on Saturday, May 3rd. We discussed our goals for the year, developed our theme, and established our program of works. We worked on developing goals that were reachable, but also allowed us to push ourselves. Throughout our first meetings we were involved in different activities that...

SLC Recap

Wow! What an amazing year! On Sunday, March 23rd. The State Executive Council arrived in Des Moines to set up for the Iowa FCCLA State Leadership Conference. This day consisted of putting t-shirt/polo orders together, practicing scripts, having a state officer candidate meeting, and meeting the national officer, Christian Anheluk. It was an eventful day...

Meet Your New Officers!

Austin Graber-President Hello Iowa FCCLA! My name is Austin Graber, and I am your 2014-2015 State President. Since 7th grade, I have been involved with FCCLA and have always thought about becoming a state officer, but never really took action until last winter when our former Vice President of Student Body, Sadie Timms, came up...

District 13N and District 12 Meetings!

I was pleased to visit District 13N on October 23 at Logan-Magnolia High School.   I visited this meeting as a state officer and a District 13N member, so I had a ton of fun seeing a lot of familiar faces!  The theme for the District 13N meeting was “Finding Your Superpowers Through FCCLA.”   The...

Attending the Meetings of Districts 10, 5, and 9!

Read about President Jill’s trips across our state to visit district meetings and meet great members of Iowa FCCLA! On October 22nd I was able to attend District 9 Meeting held in Dewitt. The meeting was held the day after Fall leadership Rally and I was so impressed as to how many kids attended. It’s great to...
Fall Leadership Rally Review!

Fall Leadership Rally Review!

The weekend of October 19-21 was filled with preparation for the Iowa FCCLA Fall Leadership Rally! On Saturday October 19th, the state officers attended the Board of Directors meeting. During this time, we discussed the bylaws and state policies, formed committees, and gave a progress update on our goals as state officers. Later, we practiced...

Chapter Visit to Madrid!

On Wednesday, September 18th I, Lexi Ridout, spent a day at Madrid School 7th-12th grade. I enjoyed being able to talk to all the FCS and Business classes, and was also able to talk to the 7th grade, and 8th graders. There was a ton of positive reactions to all the great opportunities FCCLA has....

Chapter visit at ADM!

On Wednesday, September 4th, I, Lexi Ridout, went on a school visit to Adel-DeSoto-Minburn (ADM) High School. At ADM, I spoke to six different FCS classes about the great opportunities FCCLA brings to members, families, and the community. Many students were very excited about FCCLA coming to their school. ADM will hopefully be a newly...
August SEC Meeting!

August SEC Meeting!

The Iowa FCCLA State Executive Council met in the first week of August. This has been our first meeting together since the National Leadership Conference in Nashville. Since Nationals, the we have been hard at work getting sponsorships. We have received over $1,000 in sponsorships so far! This has been very relieving for all of...
Experiencing NLC as a state officer!

Experiencing NLC as a state officer!

The State Executive Council had the opportunity to attend the National Leadership Conference July 6-11. We stayed at the Gaylord Opryland Hotel in Nashville, TN. It was a great experience for all of us to meet new people, grow our leadership skills, and grow as team. On Saturday night we lead our first state meeting and recognized...