On Thursday, January 26, 2012, Sloan-Hendrix Future Business Leaders of America attended the District II Spring Leadership Conference at Nettleton High School.  This conference gives members the opportunity to participate in various competitions.
Members qualifying for state were Alan Swink - 1st - Cyber Security; Eric Hill - 1st - Intro to Business Communication; Heather Bradley/Paige Ratliff - 2nd - Desktop Publishing; Rebekah Swink - 3rd - Personal Finance; Jesse Hufstedler - 3rd - Business Math; Brooke Pinkus - 4th - Computer Applications; Savannah Williams - 4th Computer Problem Solving; and Heidi Branscum - 5th - Technology Concepts.
Members who placed in the top ten were Andrew Young - Business Calculations; Sheyenna Robins - Business Law; Samantha Honeycutt - Economics; Nicole Comadoll - Health Care Administration; Morgan Smith - Hospitality Management; Christian Capps - Intro to Technology Concepts; Austin DeShazo - Networking Concepts; and Casey Holder - Public Speaking II.
Others attending the conference were Samantha Adams, Alissah Harris, Alexis Kulick, Megan Welch, Samantha Wilson, and Caleb Hufstedler.
At the conclusion of the competitions, members gathered in the performing arts center for the first general session and the election of district officers.  Adam Taylor and Kara DeShazo served as voting delegates for the Sloan-Hendrix chapter.
The Arkansas Leadership Conference will be held in Little Rock on April 2, 2012.

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