Anaheim Fall Leadership Institute

Join a select group of FCCLA Members and their Advisers for the first ever FCCLA Fall Leadership Institute that will take place in Anaheim, CA over October 24-27, 2024. This meeting will focus on expanding your leadership and teamwork skills using the Disney methodology.

Attendees will attend two half-day Disney-led courses during their stay. These courses occur within the park and held in small groups to maximize your experience:

  • Leadership the Disney Way: Students will learn the principles for how Disney leaders create cast excellence, exceed guest expectations, and achieve holistic business results and gain invaluable real-world business experience as they interact with Disney leaders.
  • Teamwork the Disney Way: Students will discover the Disney philosophy and strategies behind high performing teams. They’ll experience firsthand how collaboration and openness enable teams to overcome obstacles and achieve the ultimate goal...making magic for Disney’s guests every day.



Registration takes place in the FCCLA Portal and is required to participate in all sessions. Registration is limited is to 250 affiliated members so register early. Advisers must register and are not included in the 250 limit. A limited number of advisers will be able to attend the sessions as official chaperones.

  • 2024 Anaheim Fall Leadership Institute Registration Rates


    Regular Rate (through September 12, 2024)

    All Attendees*

    • $510**

    Rate Includes:

    • Two Disney Leadership Sessions
    • Two-Day Disney Park Pass
    • Two Disney Lunch Meal Cards
    • FCCLA Leadership Sessions
    • Two Custom FCCLA T-Shirts


    *Students and advisers must be submitted on an affiliation invoice with a status of “Pending” or “Affiliated.”

    **Registration is non-refundable but may be substituted to another person.

  • Hotel Information

    All attendees are required to stay at the Embassy Suites by Hilton Anaheim South Hotel.

    Embassy Suites by Hilton Anaheim South Hotel
    11767 Harbor Blvd
    Garden Grove, CA  92840


    Room Rates:

    King-Bedded Rooms:

    • $159.00 per room night (Single-Double occupancy)
    • $179.00 per room per night (Triple occupancy)
    • $199.00 per room per night (Quad occupancy)

    Two Double-Beds Rooms:

    • $179.00 per room per night (Single – Double occupancy)
    • $199.00 per room per night (Triple occupancy)
    • $219.00 per room per night (Quad occupancy)

    *All listed rates do not include state and local taxes, currently 17.2%, subject to change

     Room Rate includes:

    • Complimentary daily breakfast
    • Complimentary evening reception
    • Complimentary in-room wifi
    • All rooms are two-room suites with sleeper sofas


Please see the proposed agenda below.

  • Agenda

    Day & Date


    Thursday, October 24

    Arrive in Anaheim

    FCCLA Evening Opening Session

    Friday, October 25

    One ½ Day Workshop

     ½ Day Park Time

    FCCLA Review Session

    Saturday, October 26

    One ½ Day Workshop

     ½ Day Park Time

    FCCLA Review & Presentations

    Sunday, October 27

    Travel Home

  • Conference Deadlines

    September 12, 2024

    • Registration deadline
    • Substitutions must be submitted through the FCCLA Portal to be processed at no charge. Requests made after this date will incur a $25 administrative fee per substitution.
    • Housing reservations deadline. Requests for hotel reservations after this date cannot be guaranteed at the conference rate or within the FCCLA hotel block.

    September 26, 2024

    • Registration payment deadline. Open invoices after this date will be assessed a $25 late fee.

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