Wisconsin Future Business Leaders of America

 

State President's Message

WI FBLA State Present 2015-2016
Hello Wisconsin FBLA!
 

I hope you all are enjoying your summer so far! I would like to extend a congratulations to all of those who competed at the 2015 National Leadership Conference in Chicago, Illinois. I hope that the experience lived up to your expectations, and that all of the memories and friendships that were formed will last a lifetime.

While at State Officer Training in June, your 2015-2016 Wisconsin FBLA State Officer Team created their program of work. Items outlined in the Program of Work include: Increased fundraising for the March of Dimes, raising awareness of national and state initiatives, having a stronger social media presence, and so much more.


As we approach the middle of the summer, now is a great time to start working on recruiting members. I encourage each and every one of you to recruit five new members to your local FBLA Chapter. If you do so, you will be able to earn recognition at the State Leadership Conference in April. What a great way to “Connect”!
Sincerely,
 
Sydney Wilcox
2015-16 Wisconsin FBLA State President
David Thomas
FBLA State Adviser
Email: david.thomas@dpi.wi.gov
Phone: 608-266-2348
Maria Ingraham
Office Operations Associate
Phone: 608-267-9259

What's New in Wisconsin FBLA

Have a question about FBLA?  Check out the Frequently Asked Questions document to address your area of interest.
Click here to access the FBLA-PBL Evaluation of 2015 IFL/NLC in Chicago, IL
Find your region's NEW website by visiting our Regional Leadership Conference Page!
Help Wisconsin FBLA by completing the Local Chapter Survey for 2015-2016 school year!
The Draft Calendar for 2015-2016 is now available on the Wisconsin FBLA Calendar page for your planning needs in the coming school year. 
The Outstanding Chapter Report for SLC 2015 is now posted for download on the State Leadership Conference page. 
The Wisconsin FBLA Competitive Event Study Guide page has been updated for 2014-2015.
Each event has been taken from the Competitive Event Guidebook for easy access to specific event information and resources.
2014-2015 Competitive Event Guidelines & Adviser’s Handbook is now available!  To help students prepare for FBLA competitive events, please click here for a sample study guide resources page. 

The Wisconsin FBLA eBulletin for March 2015 is here! http://fbla.dpi.wi.gov/fbla_news

The Official Calendar for Wisconsin FBLA 2014-2015 is available for your planning needs in the coming school year. This calendar can also be found in the 2014-2015 Wisconsin FBLA Competitive Event Guidelines & Adviser Handbook.  You can download the calendar from the Wisconsin FBLA Calendar Page!

Adviser Mentor Program

New Advisers:  You may access the WI FBLA New Adviser Mentor Program form online

►Veteran Advisers:  If you are willing to assist in the mentoring of a newer adviser, then please access this Google Doc link where you can enter your contact information on the same line as one our new advisers. 

This year's FBLA theme  is Step Up to the Challenge. Download the logo artwork package for all your promotional needs.

To find your regional chapter affiliation on the new state map, please click here
Request a Google Hangout with a member of our WI FBLA State Offer Team to learn more about opportunities in FBLA with your local chapter. Plan an online meeting by 
Interested in starting or reactivating an FBLA chapter? Please see the two-page Chapter Organization Packet, which includes an application form.
New advisers, here is helpful guidance from the FBLA-PBL National Office regarding your Role as an FBLA Adviser.
Click on the top right symbol to access the full screen version of this map! Complete the Local Chapter Contact Form so our state officer team can communicate directly to your local chapter officers. Contact information for the current Officers and Advisers can be found here!

 

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Basic Information Resources

About FBLA
WI Middle Level FBLA
FBLA Calendar
Officers & Staff
Partnerships
Photo Gallery

National FBLA-PBL

Competitive Events
         Competitive Event Study Guides (updated December 2014)
Conferences
Chapter Resources
Community Service Opportunities
WI FBLA e-Bulletin
Awards & Scholarships
         Business Achievement Awards
Running for State/National Office

 

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For questions about this information, contact David Thomas (608) 266-2348