The Minisink Valley Chapter of the Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA) recently inducted 105 members for the 2022-23 school year, featuring 52 new members and 53 returning members.
The following officers were also installed:
President: Andrew Hines, junior
Vice President: Rachael Cesarz, junior
Co-Secretary: Nicolas Merante, junior
Co- Secretary: Audrey Guido, sophomore
Co-Treasurer: Cassie Walsh, junior
Co-Treasurer: Jessica LaFollette, sophomore
Co-Treasurer: Allyson Levin, sophomore
The induction ceremony featured the installation of officers with a “Young Professionals Panel” composed of former Minisink Valley students who are all in the workforce in business-related fields:
- Jeffrey Little, Class of 2014
- Katherine Peters, Class of 2016
- Emily Stehlik, Class of 2016
The panel, moderated by advisor Seth Johnson, discussed transitioning from college to the workplace, why internships are important, how did they deal with setbacks and more.
“They shared valuable insight with every member,” added Mr. Johnson.
2022-23 inductees are:
Hana Kim Ebbert
FBLA is the high school division of Future Business Leaders of America-Phi Beta Lambda, Inc. FBLA helps high school students prepare for careers in business through academic competitions, leadership development and educational programs.