2022 State Leadership Conference

MARCH 25-28th, 2022

State Leadership Conference

Florida FCCLA is excited to welcome back our members and advisers to the DoubleTree by Hilton at Sea World for our 2022 State Leadership Conference. Join us for a weekend full of memorable speakers, inspiring workshops, and the opportunity to once again experience The Ultimate Leadership Experience.

Thank you for attending!

The 2022 State Leadership Conference was a SUCCESS! Thank you to all guests, members, and advisers for attending and taking us Around The Globe.

Competitors: find out if you are headed to the National Leadership Conference by visiting our Competitive Events page and viewing the National Qualifiers PDF

Unlike anything you’ve ever seen before!

Florida FCCLA is excited to welcome all members back to the DoubleTree Hilton at SeaWorld for an exciting conference. The 2022 State Leadership Conference will be unlike anything you have seen before! Stay tuned for the various changes the conference will be experiencing as we get closer to the conference date.

Register Today!

The final day to register is February 24th! Register now: https://www.registermychapter.com/fccla/fl

Conference Date: March 25-28, 2022.

View the Conference Agenda (As of Jan. 2022)

The Conference Agenda is constantly updated. Please view the file below for the most up-to-date agenda for the conference. A copy of the original agenda may be found within the Registration Packet and on poster boards around the hotel.

Explore the Opportunities of the Conference

Florida FCCLA is excited to offer members and advisers a wide range of workshops, the opportunity to explore the beautiful city of Orlando, Florida, and hear from inspiring keynote speakers!


The Workshops Agenda is constantly updated. Please view the file below for the most up-to-date workshop agenda for the conference. A copy of the original may be found within the Registration Packet and on poster boards around the hotel.


This year’s group excursion is SeaWorld. Please make sure to secure your tickets via the State Office by no later than February 24, 2022.

Apply for Awards and Scholarships

Don’t miss out! There are awards and money waiting for you to claim! Visit flfccla.org/awards to find out more information about awards and scholarships.

Just for you, here’s the inside scoop about what we have:

  • Membership Campaign Award: Recognizes chapters for their hard work and dedication during the 2021-2022 school year. Visit flfccla.org/membership-campaign for award application and requirements.
  • Bachelor and Associate Degree Scholarships: Recognizing an outstanding FCCLA senior or alumni, this scholarship aids in the payment of your college journey! See details and requirements on the Awards page.
  • Member Only Awards: Has your friend exemplified the FCCLA values? Do you know a Chapter or District Officer who has gone above and beyond in their families and communities? Nominate them for our Member, Chapter, and District Officer of the Year Award!
  • Adviser Only Awards: Know an Adviser that works hard for their FCCLA chapter, ensuring that the organization continues to impact thousands of students lives? Nominate them for the Adviser of the Year Award!

Meet our Keynote Speaker!

Courtesy: Kelly Addington

Kelly Addington | ShiftCultures.org

Start and End with You: Exploring Self-Worth and Self-Care

For 20 years Kelly Addington has been an advocate, educator, change-maker, and non-profit leader whose message has reached millions. She is an award-winning speaker, co-founder of ShiftCultures.org and the non-profit OneStudent.org, and co-creator of Sexversations®. Kelly has worked with more than 500 universities, military installations, and senior officials at the White House to help reduce sexual assault on campus. She has advised students, administrators, policymakers, and community leaders on how to create a culture of consent and remove the shame and stigma related to relationship violence. Kelly’s personal journey with self-care is a component of her work and quest to support students and their allies.  

She is a TEDx Youth speaker, Telly Award winner, and is featured in the documentary film You Are The One. Her work has caught the attention of Dateline, NBC, CNN, ABC, CBS, FOX, NPR, Cosmo, and Marie Claire. Kelly and her team have developed resources and campaigns utilized by over 60 countries around the globe. In addition to her activism, she currently serves as a Senior Director of Development at the University of South Florida.  

Meet our Workshop Presenter!

Courtesy: Ashlee Haze

Ashlee Haze | ShiftCultures.org

Petty Poetry: A Writing Workshop

Ashlee Haze is a poet and spoken word artist from Atlanta by way of Chicago. She is one of the most accomplished poets in performance poetry and has toured the country performing at over 300 venues and universities. She is the host of Moderne Philosophy, an educational podcast for creatives and moderne thinkers. She holds a B.A. in philosophy from Georgia State University and spends her time innovating ways to tell the stories not often told.

In this workshop, poet Ashlee Haze teaches students and teachers how to write “petty poetry” as a tool to process anger, grief, jealousy, and bitterness through poetry. Participants will learn how to express these emotions in a healthy format and have the opportunity to write their own petty poems.  

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

Where is the conference hosted?

As in years past, the 2022 State Leadership Conference will be hosted at the DoubleTree by Hilton at Sea World.

  • Address: 10100 International Drive, Orlando, FL 32821

Who can attend this conference?

Starting this year, all members are eligible to attend the State Leadership Conference!

I’m a competitor, do I need to fill out any forms prior to attending the conference?

Yes! Please fill out the Online Orientation Documentation Form for the 2022 State Leadership Conference. It can be found on the Competitive Events page.

I’m running for a state office, has anything changed?

Please visit flfccla.org/leadership for information relating to District and State Officer Candidacy.

Who can I contact with questions about the conference?

Please contact the membership team, membership@flfccla.org

Will the conference be hosted in person?

As of January 2022, Florida FCCLA is excited to welcome all members, advisers, and guests to the State Leadership Conference in person. If any changes are made to how conference-goers will attend the conference, you will receive an update through this page and official Florida FCCLA emails.