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Southern Region Teen Leadership Conference

15th Annual Southern Region Teen Leadership Conference

September 19-22, 2019

General Information

The Southern Region Teen Leadership Conference is a first-of-its-kind, multistate 4-H conference created to bring together 4-H teens and adults to empower and inspire them to make a positive change across the Southern Region through youth-adult partnerships. Started in 2005, this conference was designed by 4-H members at the National 4-H Conference in order to strengthen the leadership abilities and create ties of friendship and partnership among youth in the southern United States. Today, this conference brings together more than 400 youth annually who share information about their state, their 4-H programs, and who work to improve their leadership and learn effective methods of developing youth-adult partnerships.

Open to 4-H members in grades eight through twelve (as of January 1, 2019).
Registration Fee: Please check with your state 4-H contact for the registration fee amount. Please note the same fee will apply for youth and adults (includes lodging, meals, and a T-shirt).


Please note that no registration refunds will be made after 9/5/2019. Delegates are responsible for bringing their own bed linens, towels, toiletry items, etc. Please pack comfortable clothing, comfortable shoes, and an umbrella/rain jacket.



Registration Materials

Please check with your state 4-H contact (listed below) for your state’s registration deadline.


Payment

Individual participants should check with their state point of contact and submit a check made payable to their state.


State Point of Contact

Alabama
Joy Maxwell
334-844-2276

Arkansas
Ashley Dingman
501-671-2270

Florida
Grace Carter
352-294-2914

Georgia
Jason Estep
706-542-8919

Kentucky
Rachel Noble
859-218-0991

Louisiana
Janet Fox
225-578-2971

Mississippi
Martha Jackson Banks
601-857-2284

North Carolina
Shannon McCollum
919-515-8486

Oklahoma
Cathleen Taylor
405-744-8888

South Carolina
Katie Shaw
803-940-3190

Tennessee
Justin Crowe
865-974-2128

Texas
Montza Williams
903-834-6191

Virginia
Tonya Price
540-432-6029

Planning Committee/Host State 

The 2019 Southern Region 4-H Teen Leadership Conference is hosted by Florida 4-H Youth Development, Georgia 4-H Youth Development, Kentucky 4-H Youth Development, Louisiana 4-H Youth Development, and Tennessee 4-H Youth Development.