Future Business Leaders of America

2017-2018 Osceola Officers
Xu Shang
VP of Membership:
Emily Richardson
VP of Communications:
Hannah Wheeler
Madison Jones
Mrs. Lakin Janke


If any student at Osceola High School would like to become a member of our FBLA chapter, see 
Mrs. Janke.must have taken or be taking a business course, and you must pay your $10 dues. 
In order to compete in FBLA contests, you must be an active member.

Pay $10 dues by December 6 2017

FBLA is open to all 9-12 grade students.

Current members fall activity event: October 30, 2017
Tour of Missouri State University's new Glass Hall/College of Business with their $42 million upgrade. Presentation from current business students regarding the business degrees offered and their uses in industry today. Followed by a member lunch at Cheddars and group bonding in Springfield Escape rooms to finish off the day! 

FBLA will not be doing any fundraisers at this time.


  • District Competition will be held Feb 5 @ Bolivar First Baptist Church 
  •  State Competition will be help April 8-10 in Springfield
  •  Nationals Competition for qualifiers will be held in Baltimore, Maryland from June 29-July 2

Congratulations to the following FBLA members for placing at State:

  • Nathan Piccoli and Xu Shang 6th place in Digital Video Production
  • Morgan Jones 9th place in Electronic Career Portfolio
  • Emily Richardson 9th place in Introduction to Business Communication 

District 13 Competition Feb. 6, 2017, at Bolivar First Baptist Church

  • 1st Digital Video Production: Xu Shang, Nathan Piccoli *
  • 1st Electronic Career Portfolio: Morgan Jones *
  • 1st Help Desk: Kyle Elliott *
  • 2nd Business Communication: Alexis Duffy *
  • 2nd Public Service Announcement: Morgan Jones, Nora Wheatley, Hannah Wheeler
  • 2nd Spreadsheet: Dustin Forbes *
  • 3rd Accounting 2: Dustin Forbes *
  • 3rd Introduction to Business Communication: Emily Richardson *
  • 3rd Job Interview: Nora Wheatley
  • 3rd Personal Finance: Xu Shang *
  • 3rd Website Design: Alexis Duffy
  • 3rd Word Processing: Emily Richardson
  • 4th Business Calculation: Xu Shang *
  • 4th Computer Problem Solving: Kyle Elliott *
  • 4th Insurance and Risk Management: Nathan Piccoli *
  • 4th Networking Concepts: Connor Hardin *
  • 4th Public Speaking 2: Hannah Wheeler
  • 5th Computer Problem Solving: Connor Hardin *
  • Wildcard FBLA Principles and Procedures: Jayda Vaughn *

* Qualified for State competition. 
Top 1 performance event, top 2 skill events, and top 5 objective tests qualify for State.

The following 23 schools are part of FBLA District 13: Appleton City, Ash Grove, Bolivar, Buffalo, El Dorado Springs, Fair Grove, Halfway, Hermitage, Humansville, Lakeland, Marshfield, MCE, Niangua, Osceola, Pleasant Hope, Republic, Seymour, Skyline, Strafford, Stockton, Walnut Grove, Wheatland, and Willard.  


The following FBLA members competed at Nationals in Atlanta June 2016:



FBLA State Winners 2016:

  • Xu Shang: 1st place in Computer Game & Simulation Programming.
  • Morgan Jones, Nathan Piccoli, and Johnathon Lewis: 2nd place in Digital Video Production. 

Morgan Jones also placed 6th at State in Electronic Career Portfolio.



Past Accomplishments
Caleb BennettBusiness Calculations1st at State
4th at Nationals
Michael Boin & Brittany ColbyBusiness Financial Plan1st in State
8th at Nationals
Megan Boin & Brittany ColbyBusiness Financial Plan1st in State
National Competitor
Megan BoinElectronic Career Portfolio

Business Financial Plan
1st in State
11th at Nationals 
1st in State
Meghan SchrockBusiness Financial Plan1st in State
3rd at Nationals
Elizabeth PhillipsIntro to Business Communication1st in State
National Competitor
Meghan Schrock &
Kaela McGrath
Business Financial Plan1st in State
5th at Nationals
Alexis SelfE-Business2nd in State
National Finalist
Elizabeth Phillips & Kaitlyn SchrockBusiness Financial Plan1st at State
7th at Nationals
Loren Coleman & Emily Garver
Ginny Hogan 
Race Leiber
Elizabeth Phillips
Kaitlyn Schrock
Business Plan
Electronic Career Portfolio 
Word Processing II
Business Procedures
1st at Nationals
6th at Nationals
Top 15 at Nationals
Emily Hood & Devon TysonE-Business5th at State
2015Xu ShangComputer Game & Simulation Programming3rd at State
2016Xu Shang
Nathan Piccoli, Morgan Jones,
and Johnathon Lewis
Computer Game & Simulation Prog.
Digital Video Production
1st at State
2nd at State
Nat'l Competitors
2017Nathan Piccoli & Xu Shang
Morgan Jones
Emily Richardson
Digital Video Production
Electronic Career Portfolio
Intro to Business Communication
6th at State
9th at State
9th at State




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