The new officers of the Family Career and Community Leaders of America organization are president, Virginia White; vice president of programs, Quanesha Smith; vice president of public affairs, Nannette Daniels; treasurer, Destiny Randolph, secretary; Haley Berry, parliamentarian; NaDayshia Pride; and Student Council representative, Chasity Childress. The officers were selected by a committee of teachers based on their completed applications.
Virginia White is the daughter of Jackie and Cynthia White. She is a senior and also a member of leadership class, Newspaper Staff, National Honor Society, and the book club.
White is honored to be selected as FCCLA president. She stated, "I feel proud and excited to be selected as HHS's FCCLA president."
Quanesha Smith is the daughter of Patricia Smith. She is a senior member of FCCLA and a member of Health Occupations Students of America and book club. Smith was excited to be chosen as vice president of programs. She stated, "I am very excited to be chosen as the 09-10 vice president of programs. I'm ready to begin work with the other officers also."
Nannette Daniels is the daughter of Wanda and Clarence Daniels. Daniels, who is a junior, feels that being in this office will make a great school year. She stated, "I'm very excited about being chosen, and I think it will be a great experience."
Treasurer Destiny Randolph is the daughter of Jamie and Shannen Pierce. She is a sophomore and a member of book club. Randolph is prepared to take on the tasks of being FCCLA treasurer. She stated, "I feel I have a responsibility to the club, and I'm happy to do it."
Haley Berry is the daughter of Jim and Tina Berry. She is a sophomore and member of choir, EAST, and book club. Berry is eager to begin completing tasks in her office. She stated, "I am excited about being an officer this year. I feel as if it is going to be very fun."
NaDayshia Pride is the daughter of Vashti Pride and Ronald Drew. She is a senior and member of the Drama Club and HOSA. Pride feels grateful to be selected as parliamentarian of FCCLA. She stated, "I am honored to be chosen to hold this office."
Chasity Childress is the daughter of Charmaine and Kenneth Childress. She is a senior and member of FBLA and the Spanish Club. Childress felt honored to be selected as representative. She stated, "I feel really honored and grateful."