Professional Division National Secretary/Treasurer

Professional Division National Secretary/Treasurer

Eric McGarvey
Director of Student Recruitment and Marketing, Breakthrough Schools


Eric McGarvey is an honors graduate of both Isothermal Community College and Western Carolina University with degrees in Business Administration/Law and Economics/Entrepreneurial Studies. He is currently a graduate candidate at Case Western Reserve University, earning a Masters of Nonprofit Organizations. As a student, Eric served in many local, state, and national leadership roles with a variety of organizations including Future Business Leaders of America-Phi Beta Lambda. Eric has established experience in areas of corporate sales, human resources, and project management. He currently serves as the Director of Marketing and Student Recruitment for a network of 12 top-rated community schools in Cleveland, Ohio. He is also an entrepreneur offering consultation services and leadership development training, and is a founding member of a professional networking cohort in his home city among other civic engagement activities. Eric is a strong proponent for FBLA-PBL as a lifetime association and values the countless professional and social connections established through his involvement in the organization.

FBLA-PBL Involvement

  • FBLA-PBL National Professional Division Conference Experience Committee Chair, 2014-Present
  • Ohio FBLA Board of Directors, 2011-2014
  • FBLA-PBL National Professional Division Vice President, 2010-2012
  • FBLA-PBL National Professional Division Secretary-Treasurer, 2008-2010
  • NC PBL State Professional Division President, 2004-2008
  • NC State Executive Council Member, 2004-2008
  • State and National conference speaker (2000–Present) and competitive event judge (2002–Present)
  • PBL National Southern Region Vice President, 1999-2000
  • PBL State Regional Vice President, 1998-1999
  • PBL Local Chapter President, 1997-1999