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President

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Josh Bolen

Year: Senior

School: Clinton

Bio: Josh currently holds the office of president in his local chapter. Outside of FBLA Josh is involved in multiple school activities such as NHS, Student Council, Swimming, Football, Track, Iowa Youth Congress, Mayor's Youth Commission, SADD, FCA, and letterman's club. In his free time Josh enjoys lifeguarding and hanging out with friends. Josh is looking forward to this year with Iowa FBLA and is hoping to elevate all of the members’ experiences.

Contact: bolenjoshua55@gmail.com

Vice-President

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Laurel Keenan

Year: Senior

School: Waukon

Bio: Laurel currently holds the position of president in her local chapter. Outside of FBLA, Laurel also participates in cross country, track, speech, NHS, and coaches youth swimming and soccer. She also enjoys spending time with her family and friends and remaining active in her community. Laurel looks forward to serving you this year and helping elevate Iowa FBLA!

Contact: 18keenanla@allamakee.k12.ia.us

Secretary

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Lexi Mendoza

Year: Senior

School: Bettendorf

Lexi currently is president of her local chapter. Outside of FBLA, Lexi is a wrestling manager for the high school, and a volunteer for the Bettendorf Youth Wrestling Club. Additionally, she volunteers at Gilda’s Club every Wednesday and at St. Mark’s Lutheran church. In her free time, she enjoys watching wrestling and staying updated on new wrestling statistics. Lexi is excited to serve all new and old members, and she is ready to have a great year with Iowa FBLA!

Contact: leximendoza0022@gmail.com

Treasurer

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Matthew Current

Year: Senior

School: Clinton

Bio: Outside of FBLA, Matthew is involved in many school activities such as Student Council, Iowa Youth Congress, orchestra, tennis, and baseball. He currently serves as the Student body President. In his free time he enjoys reading, playing the cello, and playing League of Legends. Matthew is excited to be a state officer and is looking forward to working hard on growing FBLA.

Contact: currentmatt@gmail.com

Reporter

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Sydney Mertens

Year: Senior

School: North Linn

Bio: Sydney is currently the president of her local chapter. Outside of FBLA she is involved in many extracurricular activities such as NHS, Student Council, FCA, FCCLA, Individual Speech, Musical, wrestling managing Awana Preschool Church Group, Cedar Rapids Public Library Volunteer Staff, and piano. In her free time she enjoys watching movies and spending time with friends and family. Sydney cannot wait to serve in another awesome year of Iowa FBLA!

Contact: sydney.mertens99@gmail.com

Parliamentarian

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Allie Smith

Year: Senior

School: Chariton

Bio: Allie is currently the secretary of her local chapter. She holds offices in FFA, FCCLA, NHS, and Student Council. She participated on her FBLA and FFA parliamentary procedure team. Allie looks forward to having a fantastic year serving FBLA members.

Contact: allie.smith@chariton.k12.ia.us