Reflection

  I still can believe it “Mark Creech PBL Western Region Vice President”. Of course my life mantra is” It’s not how you start but how you finish”. This is just another example of accomplishing what many said was impossible. When I joined Arizona Phi Beta Lambda all I wanted was to build a resume, to help me compete against other college graduates. The journey began in 2012, taking online classes online from Central Arizona College. Yes, I know many students take classes online, I wonder how many take their classes while working 70 hours a week driving a Semi-truck throughout the country. Most non-believers felt I would never graduate, however I had a reason to not fail. My wife needed me to come home to help raise the grandchildren. In 2013 seeking a way to enhance my resume, I… Read the rest

2016 State Officer Team Presents Training Workshop

2016-17 Legacy of Leadership Arizona PBL officer, member and adviser training. Who:    PBL chapter officers, members and advisers What:  Officers training workshop Where: TBD When: Saturday, September 3, 2016 9:00 am-4:00 pm Why:   Because well informed and trained teams are the most productive Cost:     Free to all advisors, local and state officers with advance registration due by August 28,2016 Details : Creating productive leadership Join Arizona Phi Beta Lambda state leadership team for the 1st Annual Officer training workshop. The workshop is designed to prepare officers and advisers for another successful year in Phi Beta Lambda. We’ll focus national and local programs while sharing best practices. State officers will each present workshops. Lunch is provided and please bring tablet or computer to access “The AZ PBL Chapter Manual”. A conference workshop folder containing important information will be given to all… Read the rest

2016-17 State Officer Team

AZ PBL 2016-17 Calendar   The Arizona PBL president Scott Chilleen has helped organize a volunteer day on July 9th! Hope to see everyone there!   Here Are Some of Our National Competitors from Arizona!!! Your 2016-17 Leadership team:     President: Scott Chilleen- Northern Arizona University EC Email: sc934@nau.edu Executive VP: Tirso Tonche Jr, – Phoenix College Email: tirso.tonche.jr@phoenixcollege.edu -VP of Communication: Brendan Mak- Arizona State University Email: brendanmak97@gmail.com VP of Marketing: Nicholas Livengood- Arizona State University Email: nicholas.live10@gmail.com VP of Programs: Mark Creech- Northern Arizona University EC Email: mac589@nau.edu State Liaison: John Tyler Email: johntyler480@gmail State Director: Mike Manion Email:  arizonapbl@cox.net       Congrats to  Mark Creech for earning the title of Western Region Vice President for the 2016-2017 year! Email: mac589@nau.edu The new Youtube channel is live now! Check it out! https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC85gEPwplioTEDmC4_ZzHcQ          … Read the rest

2016 Arizona PBL State Leadership Conference

  Your 2015-16 Arizona PBL State Officer team would like to thank everyone who attended the Arizona State Leadership Conference. Congratulations to all the winners of this years competive events 2016 Arizona Phi Beta Lambda  State  Leaders conference was a huge success. Thank you  Arizona State University PBL for hosting the event Special thanks toBrian Ackerman and Ryan Uretsky for their tireless efforts to ensure the conference was a success. We also want to thank all ASU PBL officers, judges, volunteers, Mike Manion and John Tyler for insuring the  state conference and  social everything went flawlessly. Newly elected 2016-17 officers President         Executive VP     VP communication  VP Marketing Scott Chilleen         Tirso Tonche     Brendan Mak    Nicholas Livengood Northern Arizona University Extended Campus wins 2015-16 Rise to Top  Chapter Challenge contest Follow link for a complete list of all the winners Arizona Phi Read the rest

FBLA-PBL Week Activities

  Chapters honoring their advisers during FBLA-PBL week. Advisers are the backbone of of any FBLA-PBL club.  They are dedicated to enriching students, their community members, and their colleagues lives.  Several Arizona PBL chapters recognized  their out standing leaders .   Northern Arizona University Extended Campus President Mark Creech and Adviser James Latham Northern Arizona University Extended Campus Phi Beta Lambda  members presented professor James Latham  with a certificate of appreciation at their  February 11th meeting. Embry Riddle Aeronautical University  Phi Beta Lambda officers pinned this awesome tribute to their adviser Dr. Javad Gorjidooz. ERAU is the Arizona’s Phi Beta Lambda largest chapter. Read the rest

Arizona FBLA-PBL “Dinner for Dimes”

   Arizona FBLA-PBL Presents Event: Dinner for Dimes Date: March 5,2016 Time: 5:30 – 7:00 Place: Arizona State University Benefiting: March of Dimes Foundation Tickets: $12:00 Keynote speaker: Diana Tran attends Arizona State University and is pursuing a degree in Non-Profit Leadership & Management. She is an Adviser for the High School Leadership Council and the Chair for National Youth Outreach and Engagement coordinator for March of Dimes. She will be speaking on how to build volunteer engagement and participation among youth partners and engaging national partners. Dinner Details: DELI Buffet Sliced Oven-roasted Turkey, Sliced Roast Beef, Deli Ham; Swiss, American and Provolone Cheeses; Leaf Lettuce, Sliced Tomatoes and Pickles; Assorted Baked Breads and Rolls, 2 Side Salads, Ice Tea, and Cookies Event details: Capstone Event for Arizona Phi Beta Lambda 2015-2016 Fundraising Campaign “So far, 2015-16 Arizona Phi Beta Lambda… Read the rest