Future Business Leaders of America - Phi Beta Lambda (FBLA-PBL)

Mission Statement

The mission of FBLA-PBL is to bring business and education together in a positive working relationship through innovative leadership and career development programs.


  • Increase participation and find more active members

  • Establish club platform for collaboration to increase inter-club relations

  • Increase market awareness

  • Develop portfolios that are well diversified

  • Develop competent, aggressive business leadership    

  • Strengthen the confidence of students in themselves and their work       

  • Create more interest in and understanding of American business enterprise       

  • Encourage members in the development of individual projects which contribute to the improvement of home, business, and community   

  • Encourage scholarship and promote school loyalty       

  • Assist students in the establishment of occupational goals       

Recent FBLA-PBL Activities

  • Fundraising for the Wheelchair Foundation

  • Sponsoring a GMAT speaker    

  • March of Dimes

  • Mock interviews

  • Guest speakers

  • Etiquette dinners

  • FBLA end of the year carnival


Contact Info

Department of Business Administration, x2206

Advisor: Joe Timmerman, timmerja@potsdam.edu  

President: Kyle Rizzo, rizzokj194@potsdam.edu   


Additional Links

FBLA-PBL National Website