What is FBLA?

Future Business Leaders of America is the largest and oldest business student organization in the world! Ever since it was founded in 1942, FBLA has continued to grow. Over 215,000 high school students across the country are a part of FBLA! Iowa was in first chapter in 1947. 

Mission Statement

FBLA-PBL inspires and prepares students to become community-minded business leaders in a global society through relevant career preparation and leadership experiences.

Academic Competitions

FBLA-PBL’s National Awards Program, commonly called competitive events, recognizes and rewards excellence in a broad range of business and career-related areas. Through state-based competition at the spring State Leadership Conferences, members compete in events that test their business knowledge and skills. Top winners in each state are eligible to compete for honors at the National Leadership Conference each summer. Please see FBLA-PBL website for information about each event. https://www.fbla-pbl.org/fbla/competitive-events/


FBLA-PBL organizes conferences for members and advisers. These programs are designed to help members develop their business leadership, networking, career development, and social skills.

State Fall Leadership Conference (SFLC) – October 13-14, 2019 Des Moines, IA

National Fall Leadership Conference (NFLC) – November 15-16, 2019 Denver, CO

State Leadership Conference (SLC) – March 26 – 28, 2020 Coralville, IA

National Leadership Conference (NLC) June 29 – July 2, 2020 Salt Lake City, Utah

Future NLC: June 29 – July 2, 2021 Anaheim, CA

Adviser Information

Please contact Ms. Smith for more information about costs of conferences and fundraiser opportunities.
Meeting times:  iLearning every Wednesdays and some after school events.
Contact Ms. Smith:
Room:  215
Email:   desmith@crschools.us
Phone:  (319) 558-1648