2017-2018 State FBLA Officers
Elevate Your Future


Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA)-Phi Beta Lambda (PBL) is the largest business career student organization in the world. The high school division of FBLA has 215,000 members, while the postsecondary division (PBL) reaches over 11,000 college students. The newest group is the FBLA-Middle Level with over 20,000 student members. The Professional Division has reached over 3,000 members. Over 11,000 advisers round out the group.



Brenda Merkel
FBLA State Advisor
Box 350,  Leola, SD 57456 
Email: BBrenda.Merkel@k12.sd.us

Cell:  605-380-7015

Lynette Molstad Gorder
FBLA Executive Secretary
19052 471st Avenue, Estelline, SD 57234  
Email:  Lynette.Molstad@dsu.edu
Cell:  605-690-0899

Kim Roth
Education Program Specialist
Division of Career & Technical Education
800 Governors Drive, Pierre, SD  57501   
Email:  Kim.Roth@state.sd.us