San Diego, July 2022 – Family, Career and Community Leaders of America’s (FCCLA) largest National Leadership Conference with more than 8,000 attendees was held in San Diego June 29 through July 3. Jennifer Brannon from Union County High School, was recognized as a Master Adviser amongst 34 fellow 2022 Master Adviser recipients awarded nationwide.

FCCLA’s Master Adviser national award recognizes advisers who have successfully advised an affiliated chapter for a minimum of three years, continuously promote FCCLA and FCS education, operate an integrated chapter with a balanced program of work, facilitate youth-centered activities, and continue to integrate new ideas and FCCLA happenings.

Thanks to the guidance and support of FCCLA Master Advisers, members are able to excel in competitive events, serve in leadership roles, gain real world skills through FCS education, and positively impact families, careers, and communities. FCCLA Master Advisers are essential in motivating and mentoring members to reach their highest potential. “Master Advisers deserve to be recognized for their accomplishments and continuing efforts to FCCLA and FCS education,” said Sandy Spavone, executive director of FCCLA. “To honor these advisers only shows a small piece of how appreciative the board of directors, national staff, FCCLA members, and supporters are to have these advisers lead FCCLA chapters.”

Family, Career and Community Leaders of America (FCCLA) is a dynamic and effective national student organization that helps young men and women become leaders and address important personal, family, work, and societal issues through Family and Consumer Sciences education. FCCLA has over 178,000 members and more than 4,500 chapters from 50 state associations, Puerto Rico, and the Virgin Islands. FCCLA: The Ultimate Leadership Experience is unique among youth organizations because its programs are planned and run by members, and it’s the only career and technical in-school student organization with a central focus on careers that support families. Participation in national FCCLA programs and chapter activities helps members become strong leaders in their families, careers, and communities.