Beaumont students participated in the 2021 FCCLA National Leadership Conference, which convened June 27 through July 2 in Nashville, Tennessee, and on a virtual platform amid ongoing COVID-19 precautions. Family, Career and Community Leaders of America (FCCLA) is an organization for students taking Family and Consumer Sciences courses. Its members develop leadership through community service and design career projects for competitive events at the regional, state, and national level.
The Beaumont club excelled under this year’s conference theme, “Beyond Measure.” Standouts in the STAR (Students Taking Action with Recognition) team contests included:
Gold: Professional Presentation - Katelyn Knox
Silver: Repurpose and Redesign - Brewer Conley, Kathleen (Katie) Ray, and Tess Thompson
Silver: National Programs in Action - Lilly Beall and McKay Coulter
Silver: Chapter Service Project - Maggie Barnes, Elizabeth Glass, and Alexis Goldie
Silver: Career Investigations - DeLeigha Cummins
Bronze: Food Innovations - Logan Albritton and Reagan Hammond
In addition, Katie Ray will serve as a national voting delegate in 2021-22.