From left: Ryan Kitchens, Gordon Central FBLA President; Sheila Yarbrough, Adviser; Joshua McClure, Southeast Restoration Group; Amy Parker, CTAE Director and College and Career Academy CEO; and Dr. Susan Remillard, Gordon County Superintendent.
The Gordon Central High School chapter of the Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA) Awards Ceremony was recently held to recognize several individuals for their outstanding contributions to this career technical skills organization.
Among those recognized were active members who earned 100 points or more, the members who received their business achievement awards, the region and state competitors and winners, Who’s Who in FBLA, Business Person of the Year, and Administrator of the Year.
Ryan Kitchens, president of FBLA, received recognition for being nominated for Who’s Who in the State of Georgia for Region 8 and nominee for the state of Georgia Member of the Month.
Catie Worsham, reporter of FBLA, received the Member and Officer of the Year Awards. Catie Worsham, Ryan Kitchens, and Summer Hamilton received Who’s Who Awards for the local chapter.
Meagan Williams received the FBLA Scholarship. New officers were also inducted.
Joshua McClure received the Business Person of the Year Award and Dr. Amy Parker, Gordon County CTAE Director and CEO of the College and Career Academy for Gordon County, received the Administrator of the Year Award.
Both recipients were involved in FBLA and contributing in ways such as being guest speakers and providing opportunities for several members to compete.
They were also involved in the Business Advisory Council to give input to strengthen the Business Department.
Refreshments were served after the ceremony to celebrate the members’ accomplishments.