Fall Leadership Conference 2021


Thanks for joining us at the 2021 Fall Leadership Conference! Check out the conference video!


Hear from April Shprintz, Founder of Driven Outcomes, during Opening Session!

about april

During Closing Session, stay tuned for our speaker, Devin Schain, Founder of Student Playbook!

about devin

Extreme Quest

Throughout the conference, three quests are available for student teams (up to 5 students per team) to get creative and show their knowledge on the topics below. Teams can participate in 1, 2, or 3 quests. Small prizes will be awarded to the teams who show the most creativity in their submissions. Winners announced via social media on November 9. Claim prize at Conference Help Desk.

view all quest criteria

quest #1

Topic: #SharetheLOVEDECA

submit here by november 8 at 8:30 p.m. (follow the IG account and message the account to submit)

quest #2

Topic: Diversity, Equity & Inclusion

submit here by november 8 at 8:30 p.m. (follow the IG account and message the account to submit)

quest #3

Topic: Community Service

submit here by november 8 at 8:30 p.m. (follow the IG account and message the account to submit)

Extreme Expo

The Extreme Expo will serve as the central station for members to connect with universities, retail/food vendors, discover educational resources, snap a picture at the WA DECA photo booth, network with peers, participate in interactive exhibits, and more!

Location: Evergreen A-D (1st floor)

Time: 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Extreme pASSPORT

Network and participate in the Extreme Expo and you could win one of several giveaways by submitting a completed Extreme Passport!

Passports are due November 8 at 3:00 p.m. (Be sure to begin completing the passport prior to the deadline.)

Winners will be announced via Washington DECA’s social media and prizes can be picked up at the WA DECA Help Desk.

passport available during conference

thank you extreme expo partners

washington deca leadership badge

Earning the digital Leadership Badge is easy!

Participate in conference activities and reflect on your learning.

Choose from five different ways to earn your badge. Get started below!

A badge is an indicator of accomplishment or skill that can be displayed, accessed, and verified online. Badges serve as a recognition for online learning and help aspiring professionals get their qualifications verified. These badges are digital credentials and can be earned in a wide variety of environments, an increasing number of which are online. After completion of the DECA Leadership Badge requirements, you will be awarded the digital badge and a certificate.

There are several professional platforms you can use to show your badge! Examples include: Resumé, email signatures, blogs and websites and LinkedIn.

get started!

well-being circuit & workshops

Members are elevating gratitude and the power of virtues throughout the conference as they dive into the idea of “virtues” mattering in a student leader’s attitude, character, and disposition.

The Fall Leadership Conference will be prominent in the theme of gratitude (a virtue from the DECA Cards), showcasing interactive activities for attendees to explore including:

learn more about #sharethelovedeca


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