Kaitlin Noreen Ching – President
Kaitlin Ching is a junior at Mills High School in Millbrae and this is her second year in FCCLA. This year she will be serving as the Region 5 President and the Chapter Reporter in her chapter. Her experience competing in room design has helped strengthen her time-management, cooperation, and communication skills. In her free time, she enjoys sewing, reading, and creating anything that sparks her interests. Kaitlin keeps an open mind in hopes to pursue a career that could express her creativity and passions. Her excitement for the upcoming year motivates her to be the best she can be for FCCLA.
Viktoriya Bannikova – Vice President
Viktoriya Bannikova is a junior at Wilcox High School in Santa Clara and is excited to serve as your 2020-2021 Region 5 Vice President. This is her fourth year in FCCLA, and she has served as her chapter’s vice president helping her develop her leadership and communication skills. FCCLA helped grow her teamwork and cooperation skills which will push her to do the same with the new officer team. In her free time she enjoys hanging with friends, swimming with her club team, listening to music, and binging Netflix shows. Later in life she hopes to pursue a career in the medical field, that might bring some challenges to her, but she anticipates to incorporate the skills she learned from FCCLA to help her in the future. Nonetheless, she is excited to work with her new officer team and awaits what the future will bring to the new and exciting year.
Alecea L. Zeitler – Secretary
Alecea Zeitler is a junior at Santa Clara High School who is both equally thrilled and honored to serve on Region 5’s 2020-21 Officer Team. Being that this is her fourth year in FCCLA, she has had the opportunity to develop leadership, communication, teamwork and time management skills through acting as her chapter’s president and competing in Menu Planning & Table Display, Room Design,and Salad Preparation. When she’s not working with her officer team or advisor, she enjoys swimming with her club team, writing and going on adventures with her friends. In the future she hopes to pursue a career that continues to challenge her and push her out of her comfort zone in either the forensic science (CSI) or journalism industries. However, no matter what the future holds she is excited to work with this team and make this challenging, unprecedented year just as amazing as the last.
Kylie Ling Chan – Treasurer
Kylie Chan is a junior at Mills High School in Millbrae and this is her second year in FCCLA. She has previously competed in Event Management. Kylie is excited to be serving as the Region 5 Treasurer and her Chapter’s Vice President this year. FCCLA has helped Kylie gain better leadership and teamwork skills, and to meet new people. During her free time, she enjoys listening to music, binge-watching shows, shopping, and hanging out with her friends. After high school, she hopes to major in either business or finance and to pursue a career that allows her to incorporate the skills she already has with meeting new people.
Isabelle Poon – Historian/Reporter
Isabelle Poon is a junior at Mills High School in Millbrae and this is her second year in FCCLA. She is excited to serve as the Region 5 Historian and Reorter and her Chapter’s Historian. She has previously competed in Room Design and by engaging in FCCLA activities, she was able to meet new wonderful people, learn more about time management, and improve her leadership and team coordinating skills. In her free time, she likes to spend time with friends, go shopping, and also enjoys creating art in different forms such as painting, drawing, and making crafts. She hopes to pursue a career in either the medical field so that she could help others, or design. Her ultimate goal is to make enough to support her hobbies so that she could enjoy life to the fullest.