PO Box 5085, Jersey Shore, PA 17740
  (570) 398-4652

Applying for Office

December 15, 2020 — state officer/national officer online application materials RECEIVED BY deadline — no later than 11:59 pm.

Due to the pandemic-related restrictions, all state officer candidate requirements are subject to date change and format change.  Kristi Ryland, State Adviser, will communicate changes in the process to the state officer candidates.

TBD — state officer candidate mandatory interviews via Zoom (option 1)
TBD — state officer candidate action plans due (option 1 group)
TBD — state mandatory officer candidate interview via Zoom (option 2)
TBD — state officer candidate action plans due (option 2 group)
TBD — state officer candidate campaign materials online submission deadline
TBD — mandatory state officer candidate/adviser briefing and approvals

The following are REQUIRED dates/events that all candidates and their advisers must attend.  All dates and locations is the schedule listed below are subject to change.  Notification of changes will be provided as soon as the information becomes available.
Current health conditions at the time of the any event may result in the event becoming a “virtual” event.

—>May 21-22, 2021:  Board of Directors Meeting, Kalahari Resort (President, Vice President, and Respective Advisers)
—>May 21-23, 2021:  Executive Committee Meeting, Kalahari Resort
—>June 27-July 03, 2021:  Virtual NLC; officers will be expected to attend required sessions as identified by the state office
—>October 30, 2021:  Executive Committee Meeting (before SLW), Kalahari Resort
—>October 31-November 01, 2021:  State Leadership Workshop, Kalahari Resort
—>January 28-29, 2022: Board of Directors Meeting, Hershey Lodge (President, Vice President, and Respective Advisers)
—>January 28-30, 2022:  Executive Committee Meeting, Hershey Lodge
—>April 09-10, 2022:  Executive Committee Meeting, Hershey Lodge
—>April 11-13, 2022:  State Leadership Conference, Hershey Lodge
Potential Other Events
—>November 2021:  National Fall Leadership Conference (if held in Pennsylvania, mandatory attendance)
—>November 2021:  Pennsylvania Business Education Association Conference

FBLA Traditions Of Opportunity Videos (for officer candidates and advisers)
1.  The Introduction (3:23)
2.  The Concept (8:53)
3.  The Start Up (9:24)
4.  The Innovators (6:39)
5.  The Early Adopters (3:20)
6.  The Pivot (7:10)
7.  The Modern Area (5:22)
8.  The Culture (6:11)
9.  Emblem Ceremony (3:51)

01.20  State Officer Candidate Podcast
01.20  State Officer Candidate Handbook
01.20  Link to Candidate/Candidate Adviser Podcast Response Form
01.20  State Officer Knowledge Exam
01.20   State Officer Action Plan – Candidate Submission Link
01.20   State Officer Action Plan – Adviser Submission Link
01.20  State Officer Candidate Campaign Materials Submission

10.19  State Officer Candidate Guidelines/Applications
—>Executive Committee Responsibilities (from Policy Handbook)
—>Procedure for Becoming a State Officer (from Policy Handbook)
—>State Officer Interview Committee (from Policy Handbook)
—>State Officer Election Campaign Guidelines (from Policy Handbook)

10.20  Part 1:  State Officer Candidate Online Application/Guidelines

10.20  Part 2:  State Officer Candidate’s Adviser Online Application/Guidelines
10.20  Part 3:  State Officer Candidate Approval Signatures Form
10.20  State Officer Candidate Interview Scoring Rubric
10.20  State Officer Travel Policy
10.20  State Officer Accountability Regulations for 2021-22 Officer Candidates
10.19  Delegate Code of Conduct
10.19   State Officer Anticipated Expenses (for 2021-22 elected officers)
10.19   State Officer Succession Policy

10.19  Procedures for Becoming a National Officer
—>Part 1:  National Officer Candidate Application — Student Portion
—>Part 2: National Officer Candidate Application — Adviser Portion
—>Part 3: National Officer Candidate Approval Signatures Form
—>National Officer Candidate Selection Criteria

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