Press Kit

SkillsUSA will hold its 57th annual National Leadership and Skills Conference (NLSC) virtually June 14-24, the world’s largest showcase of skilled trades. Quality career and technical education will be the centerpiece of the conference. Thousands of students, teachers, education leaders and representatives from hundreds of national corporations, trade associations, businesses and labor unions will participate. The highlight will be the annual SkillsUSA Championships, with 107 hands-on skill and leadership competitions.

For More Information:
Jane A. DeShong Short, Senior Manager
Public Relations/Communications
703-737-0612 • FAX: 703-777-8999

Karen Kitzel, Associate Director
703-737-0607 • FAX: 703-777-8999

Download the 2021 National Leadership and Skills Conference Press Kit.

2021 National Competitors

For a complete list of national competitors, go to: http://bit.ly/2021-Champions

Awards and Recognition Ceremony

Date: June 24 at 3:30 p.m., 5 p.m., and 6:30 p.m.
Sponsor: Snap-on Incorporated
To watch, go to the follow link and register or login: conference.skillsusa.org

Voting Delegates

June 17: national officer candidate online campaigning
June 22: Delegate kickoff/training: 1-3 p.m.
June 22: Social: 4 p.m.
June 23: Meet the Candidates, 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.
June 23: Delegate Business Session, 4 p.m. to 6 p.m.

Teacher/Advisor Professional Development

Training opportunities for SkillsUSA instructors include:

  • Engage.
  • Academy of Excellence in CTE and SkillsUSA.
  • Transition to Teaching.

For more details, go to: http://tinyurl.com/h87dukf4.