Leadership development is a primary focus of FCCLA.  Developing leadership skills means bringing out each person's best qualities. All members have leadership potential, whether or not they hold a leadership position. It often comes down to exploring abilities, taking risks and developing a personal leadership style. Member’s commitment and involvement are vital to the health of any organization.

Regional and State Executive Council members are expected to be
•     Well-rounded
•     Engaging
•     Enthusiastic
•     Well spoken
•     Professional
•     Knowledgeable individuals
•     Dedicated

Do you have what it takes?  Below is information to help you get started.

Regional and State Executive Council Candidate Application 

Regional Executive Council Candidate Handbook

State Executive Council Candidate Handbook

Executive Council Interview Training
March 25, 10:00 A.M. to 2:00 P.M.
Staybridge Suites- 3125 Olentangy River Road
Columbus, OH 43202
Registration Cost $25.00 (Lunch included)
Interview Training Registration Form

April 8, 8:30 A.M. to 4:00 P.M.
Columbus Culinary Institute
2435 Stelzer Rd, Columbus, OH 43219
Schedule times will be sent one week prior

2017 National Officer Candidate Intent to Run Form - This form indicates a candidate's commitment to run for a national office and helps national staff ensure that all candidates' applications are accepted so deadlines for conference logistics and the election process are met. The form must be completed no later than April 15, 2017, but may be submitted any time after a candidate has been formally approved to run by their state association.

2017 National Officer Candidate Application - The NOC Application is a combination of releases and support forms and a tool for determining a candidate's eligibility and qualifications. The application must be postmarked by May 1, 2017.