On Thursday, February 7, eight members of the
Sloan-Hendrix chapter of the
Future Business Leaders of America participated in the District II Spring
Leadership Conference at Nettleton High School. Each member was entered
in a competition related to skills needed to succeed in the business world.
Five of the eight placed in the top ten and two of those five qualified for
competition in March. Qualifying for state competition were Nicky
4th place in Introduction to Technology Concepts and Nikki
Steveson, 5th place
in Marketing. Others placing in the top ten were Caitlyn Difani, 9th
Business Communication; Amanda Holland, 7th Public Speaking I;
and Ryan Difani,
6th Public Speaking II. Lindsey Needham, Katie Ponder, and
Austin Kiker competed
in Accounting I, Business Communications, and Business Math respectively.