Warsaw Family, Career and Community Leaders of America wins state title

Front row from left: Mia Lewis, Kennedie Paul, Loundia Helser, Nadia Guerra, Kendra Lancaster, and Samantha Ashenfelter. Second row from left: Shannon Wilcox, Skylar Ashcraft, Kendall Helper, Olivia Renier, Hannah Shaw, Elizabeth Lopez, Dena Lancaster. Back row from left: Jesse Viers, Kyrah Durst, Andrew Mendez, Tyler Monesmith, and Gage Lind. (Photo Provided)

Family, Career and Community Leaders of America (FCCLA) is a national Career and Technical Student Organization (CTSO) for young men and women in Family and Consumer Sciences (FCS) education in public and private school through grade 12. The Warsaw Chapter of FCCLA helps students and teachers focus on a variety of youth concerns, including parenting, family relationships, substance abuse, peer pressure, sustainability, nutrition and fitness, teen violence, and career preparation in four specific Career Pathways.

Congratulations to the Warsaw FCCLA for their incredible achievements at the 2020 State FCCLA Conference this past weekend.

*Career Investigation: Kendra Lancaster- Gold National Qualifier

*Chapter In Review: Kennedie Paul and Mia Lewis- Silver National Qualifiers

*Fashion Construction: Nadia Gurria – Silver; Liz Lopez-Ruiz- Silver with alternative National Qualifier

*Focus on the Children: Andrew Mendez- Silver; Hannah Shaw, Loundia Helier, and Kyrah Durst: Silver

*Leadership: Jesse Viers- Gold National Qualifier

*National Programs in Action: Gage Lind and Olivia Renier- Gold National Qualifiers; Skylar Ashcroft and Kendall Hepler- Silver Alternatives to Nationals

*Repurpose and Design: Samantha Ashenfelter and Tyler Monesmith- Silver

Congratulations Warsaw FCCLA sponsors, participants, and families on this outstanding recognition.