Sarah Foerster, a junior at Manchester Valley High School, has been elected the Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA) Region 1 Vice President for the State of Maryland.
Foerster went through an extensive selection process and campaign to achieve this post. Region 1 includes all chapters in Allegany, Carroll, Garrett, Frederick and Washington counties. In addition to leading those counties, she will participate in an educational leadership program that will prepare her to be a Future Business Leader.
With Foerster’s post, the Manchester Valley FBLA chapter will host the regional competition for the 2020-2021 school year in January 2021 (date to be determined).
FBLA inspires and prepares students to become community-minded business leaders in a global society through relevant career preparation and leadership experiences. The organization focuses on leadership development, academic competitions, educational programs, membership benefits, community service, and awards and recognition.