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FCCLA members attend the MN FCCLA Central West Area Conference

FCCLA members Angela LeComte, Lillian Olson (Herman-Norcross), Amber Findley, (Wheaton), Kalie Wright, Miss Minnesota, USA, Elliot Doyle, Olivia Hasbargen (Wheaton), Jadyn Kremer (Wheaton.) Submitted photo1 / 2
FCCLA members attending a recent conference include (front row) - Elliot Doyle, Casey Bounds, Morgan Grangruth, Frannie Bakken, Caitlin Savage, Madyson Beversluis and Angela LeComte. Phoenix Gray (back, left), Mikayla Varela, Megan Hamelau, Jenny Varela, Gracie Arm, Emma Mehl and Caleb Cully Submitted photo2 / 2

Thirteen members from Wadena-Deer Creek Family, Career, and Community Leaders of America recently attended the MN FCCLA Central West Area Conference held on the University of MN Morris campus.

As the FCCLA Central West Area President, Elliot Doyle presided over the the opening and closing general sessions. Angela LeComte, the area peer educator, participated on stage in those sessions. Frannie Bakken and Emma Mehl, along with Elliot and Angela, taught round table workshops informing delegates about state and national FCCLA programs. The keynote speaker, Kalie Wright, Miss Minnesota, USA, spoke to the delegates about using personal failures to build personal success, and about the value of "giving back."