National Leadership Conference

Walter E. Washington Convention Center

801 Mt. Vernon Place NW
Washington, D.C. 20001

You are invited to attend the National Leadership Conference (NLC) to complete the 2019-2020 school year! The National Leadership Conference will provide an opportunity for members and advisers to come together to expand leadership skills, sharpen talents, and explore Career Pathways. Don’t miss this amazing opportunity to make the National Leadership Conference part of "Your Story" kick-off our 75th anniversary year with FCCLA!


The National Association of Secondary School Principals (NASSP) has placed the FCCLA 2019 National Fall Conference on the National Advisory List of Contests & Activities for 2019-2020.

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Want access to conference schedules, information, announcements, and updates about 2020 NLC? Visit FCCLA365 to request a text message with instructions to download the app, or search for “FCCLA365 App” in your mobile app store. The app will launch in March.

Future National Leadership Conferences

  • July 4-8, 2021 • Nashville, TN
  • June 29 - July 3, 2022 • San Diego, CA
  • July 2-6, 2023 • Denver, CO
  • June 29 - July 3, 2024 • Seattle, WA
  • July 6-10, 2025 • Nashville, TN

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