The National Board of Directors is the legal governing body of Family, Career and Community Leaders of America. FCCLA’s Board of Directors is comprised of seven members elected by related organizations and groups, six members ex officio, four youth members, and two members at-large elected by the board. The total number of board members shall not exceed 19. The primary functions of the Board of Directors are to set policy related to program, personnel, and fiscal matters and to be responsible for sound management. FCCLA’s Executive Director serves as the Chief Administrative Officer of the organization. The board receives and acts upon the recommendations of the Executive Director relative to the management of personnel, program, and fiscal matters. FCCLA’s Executive Director also serves on the Board of Directors but does not have the power to cast a vote.


Board of Directors Directory

Board Announcements & Board Meeting Schedule

August 29, 2023
Herndon, VA

November 1, 2023

February 7, 2024

April 17, 2024

May 22, 2024

June 28, 2024
Seattle, WA

Meeting in conjunction with the National Leadership Conference 


Members develop skills for life through: character development, creative and critical thinking, interpersonal communication, practical knowledge, and career preparation.