Region 16 Future Business Leaders of America held its annual officers' dinner on Oct. 10 at the Appletree Terrace in Dallas. There are 12 local high school chapters throughout Luzerne County in Region 16 FBLA. The region advisers are Laura Barletta, Hazleton Area High School; Allison Yourechko, Dallas High School; and Diana Alichnie, Dallas High School. Region 16 and state officers (above), from left: Alexandria Ator, region secretary, Hazleton Area; Joe Dal Santo, region vice president, Wyoming Valley West; Morgan Stahr, vice president at large, Pennsylvania FBLA, Hazleton Area; Rene Rismondo, region president, Lake-Lehman; and Mariah LaPorte, region treasurer, Hazleton Area. Chapter presidents (below), from left, first row: Conor Gallagher, Meyers; Jason Spevak, Hazleton Area; Sergy Svintozelskaiy, Coughlin; and Kaitlyn Yoniski, Lake-Lehman. Second row: A.J. Alfieri, MMI Preparatory; Kristen Santey, Pittston Area; Devaney Wood, Wyoming Area; and Kaitlyn Miller, Wyoming Valley West. Also chapter presidents are Jared Langdon, Hanover Area, and Gabriella Conover, Wilkes-Barre Area Career and Technical Center.