FBLA teams advance to Nationals

Ten Harlingen CISD students earned one of the top three spots in their respective events at the Texas FBLA State Leadership Conference held in March.

They will join more than 10,000 students from across the United States and abroad at the National Leadership Conference this summer in Atlanta, Georgia.

This conference will allow them to enhance their business skills, expand their networks, and participate in more than sixty business and business-related competitive events.

Future Business Leaders of America-Phi Beta Lambda, Inc. is a student organization with a mission to inspire and prepare students to become community-minded business leaders in a global society through relevant career preparation and leadership experiences.

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Jakob Hanks, a senior at Harlingen High School South placed 2nd in Client Service.

Natalya Almanza, a junior at Harlingen Collegiate High placed 3rd in Database Design and Applications.

Abigail Aguirre, a senior; Emma Moreno, a senior; Caitlyn Morales, a senior; Jaylynn Sanchez, a junior; and Makayla Vela (Not Shown) from Harlingen High School South placed 1st in Parliamentary Procedures.

Joaquin Garza, a senior, Izabella Vasquez, a junior, and Yafah Russek, a senior from Harlingen High School South placed 3rd in Public Service Announcement.