Riverdale High School scored a national title at the Future Business Leaders of America National Leadership Conference in Anaheim this summer. Three sophomores took first place beating 120 high school teams in the Social Media Campaign category.
Daniela Jang, incoming Chapter President, Sunghee Kim, Vice President, and Lauren Brashear, outgoing Secretary, rose from third place in Florida to the top spot in the country. They were accompanied by Ileane Flores, Adviser, Ryan White, Assistant Adviser, Joan Starr, RHS teacher, and Charlie Flores, Chaperone, along with 12 additional chapter members who also competed.
The group raised about $18,000 to attend the conference in June where 12,000 students from the United States, China, Haiti and Canada competed in 60 business events.