Hall County Students Win at Region FBLA

The FBLA National Awards Program recognizes and rewards excellence in a broad range of business and career-related areas. FBLA competitive events also prepare students for successful careers in business by providing opportunities to apply classroom concepts in a workforce-simulated competitive environment. On January 29, 2018, Chestatee, East Hall, Flowery Branch, and Johnson high schools competed at the Region 11 Leadership Conference at North Forsyth High representing Hall County well. Several students from Hall County Schools are advancing to the next level based on scores from around the state and one student already qualified for the National level. Students receiving recognition included:

Chestatee High School Region Winners
Kyle O’Dell – 1st Place – Public Speaking – Advancing to State Competition
Megan Freeman – 8th Place – Business Communications – Advancing to State Competition
Owen Ozaki – 4th Place – Computer Applications
Alex Warner – 4th Place – Spreadsheet Applications

East Hall High School Region Winners
Maria Otero – 5th Place – Public Speaking
Jose Navar – 5th Place – Client Service
Aaron Olguin – 5th Place – Into to Public Speaking
Karen Reyes, Maria Castrejon, & Shayla Rodriguez – 5th Place – Emerging Business Issues

Flowery Branch High School Region Winners
Holden Turner – 1st Place – Introduction to Info Tech – Advancing to National Competition
John Hill – 6th Place – Introduction to Info Tech – Advancing to State Competition
Nikki Dulaney – 7th Place – Personal Finance – Advancing to State Competition
Ben Beebe – 10th Place – Economics – Advancing to State Competition
Jacob Harrish – 11th Place – Business Communications – Advancing to State Competition
Aaron Stanton – 12th Place – Accounting – Advancing to State Competition
Nick Schantz – 1st Place – Help Desk
Jasmine Wilton –3rd Place – Management Decision Making
Allie Hembree & Sarah Brown – 4th Place – Management Decision Making
Nikki Dulaney & Angie Martinez – 5th Place – Global Business (team)
Bailee Lindeborg – 3rd Place – Job Interview
Kylie Muzio – 4th Place – Introduction to Public Speaking
Wyatt Sladek – 5th Place – Spreadsheet Applications

Johnson High School Region Winners
Kelly Pena & Carlos Benitez – 1st Place – Public Service Announcement – Advancing to State Competition
Lydia Ebbs – 2nd Place – Intro to Business Presentation
Cecelia Tatro & Moses Lopez- 4th Place – Business Ethics
Julieta Villa – 5th Place – Computer Applications