Capitol Leadership

Mark your calendars and plan now to attend Capitol Leadership, October 10-12, 2022 in Washington, D.C.!

All affiliated members and advisers are invited to meet at the nation's capital to develop leadership skills, learn about advocacy and government relations, and meet with elected officials.

Don’t miss this amazing opportunity to travel to Washington, DC, and advocate for Family and Consumer Sciences education and FCCLA, the Ultimate Leadership Experience! 


  • October 10-12, 2022 


  • Hyatt Regency Washington on Capitol Hill 
    400 New Jersey Ave NW,
    Washington, DC 20001

“Capitol Leadership is an amazing opportunity, from networking with other passionate FCCLA members to advocating on Capitol Hill for FCS education and FCCLA—all while being in the dynamic city of Washington D.C. Capitol Leadership is by far one of my favorite times of the year!”

- Colten Sedman, 2019-2020 National Vice President of Public Relations

"FCCLA’s Capitol Leadership in Washington, D.C. is life-changing. Not only do you have the opportunity to advocate for Family and Consumer Sciences and Career and Technical Education, but your knowledge and passion continues to grow as you connect with members across the nation and share Your Story with legislators."

- Brisa Hernandez, 2019-2020 National Vice President of Development

The National Association of Secondary School Principals has placed this program on theNASSP
NASSP National Advisory List of Contests and Activities for 2022-2023.

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