Dr. Gene Burton College & Career DECA students recently competed at State Career Development Conference where five students earned State Finalist and three advanced to compete at the DECA Virtual International Career Development Conference (ICDC).
DECA prepares emerging leaders and entrepreneurs for careers in marketing, business, finance, hospitality and management. International qualifiers will compete against DECA students from around the United States and countries abroad in April.
State Finalists and International Qualifiers:
Lillian “Lilly” Cardenas (Senior, RHS) – Restaurant and Food Service Management
Sarah Odom (Senior, RHHS) – Business Services Marketing
Keva Testa (Senior, RHHS) – Apparel & Accessories Marketing
Isabelle Demengeon (Junior, RHHS) – Start-Up Business Plan
Meghan McGriff (Senior, RHHS) – Marketing Communications
Pictured left-to-right: Meghan McGriff, Keva Testa, Sarah Odom, Lilly Cardenas, Isabelle Demengeon