Cheney High FBLA places at state conference
Cheney High School
The Cheney FBLA Club (Future Business Leaders of America) competed at the Washington State Business Leader conference, April 15-17 in Spokane.
The chapter had 58 students attend the conference. At the awards ceremony 30 different students placed top 10 in state 43 times with 17 students placing first, second, third or fourth to earn automatic entry to the FBLA national conference, June 29-July 2 in Anaheim, Calif.
Highlights of the conference included the following state champions – Jennifer Harbick (3D animation), Rachel Suominen (organizational leadership), Colton Dotson, Jason Chilcoat, Sydney Zapf (network design) and Andrew Jenkins, Daniel Storment, Jacob Tart (management information systems). Also Megumi Call placed top 10 in all four of her events.
Also of note was that due to a donation by Cheney Federal Credit Union to sponsor the Cheney Club’s professional membership, the chapter won awards for the largest professional membership and the biggest growth in professional membership. In an email, club adviser Adam Smith said they are “so thankful to CFCU for helping us win these awards.”
The FBLA State Leadership conference was attended by over 1,800 students. Below is a list of all individual students who placed.
Jennifer Harbrick: First, 3-D animation; fifth, business communication; eighth, American Enterprise project
Andrew Jenkins: 10th, coding and programming; 10th, computer problem solving
Korinna Shaw: Eighth, computer applications
Josh Sarsozo: Ninth, computer applications; eighth, spreadsheet applications
Julien Boker: 10th, computer applications; third, computer problem solving; ninth, cyber security
Mitchell Lawrence: Ninth, computer problem solving
Sydney Zapf : Fourth, cyber security
Kiersten Gasper: 10th, cyber security; seventh, help desk
Colton Dotson: Fourth, database applications
Asiamay Diaz: Sixth, electronic career portfolio
Evarosa Perry: Seventh, electronic career portfolio
Dillon Dalton: Eighth, healthcare administration
Jason Chilcoat: Fourth, networking concepts
Holden McNaul: Fifth, networking concepts
Jacob Tart: Sixth, networking concepts
Megumi Call: Eighth, networking concepts; fourth, public speaking II
Thomas Funderburg: 10th, networking concepts
Rachel Suominen: First, organizational leadership
Sara Nanny: Sixth, sales presentation
The following is a list of student groups who placed, listed by competition category, place and students.
Banking and financial systems: 10th, William Prater, Allissa Empert, Cody Goforth.
Business ethics: 10th, Anna Arensmeyer, Anya Howko-Johnson
Business plan: Seventh, Evarosa Perry, Stephanie Assonken
Game and simulation programming: Fourth, Andrew Jenkins, Jacob Tart
Game and simulation programming: Seventh, Colton Dotson, Sydney Zapf, Daniel Storment
Emerging business issues: Fourth, Megumi Call, Rachel Suominen
Graphic design: Second, JT Gasper, Ben Riddle
Management information systems: First, Jacob Tart, Daniel Storment, Andrew Jenkins
Management information systems: Fifth, Sydney Zapf, Colton Dotson, Cody Goforth
Management information systems: Ninth, Dylan Doney, Holden McNaul, Dominic Mosley
Network design: First, Sydney Zapf, Jason Chilcoat, Colton Dotson
Network design: Third, Megumi Call, Mitchell Lawrence, Harold Kellams
Network design: Fourth, Daniel Storment, Dylan Doney, Holden McNaul
Public service announcement: Seventh, JT Gasper, Kiersten Gasper
Website design: Asiamay Diaz, Ben Riddle