Congratulations to Maddie Welty, who qualified and plans to compete at the DECA International Career Development Conference April 20-25 in Atlanta, Ga. She qualified by placing 5th in Hospitality and Tourism Professional Selling at the recent state conference.
Thirteen Ray-Pec High School DECA students attended and competed at the 70th State Career Development Conference March 11-13 at Crown Center. Students competed in the areas of marketing, finance, selling, and entrepreneurship.
Two other students placed in their events. Connor Phillips placed 8th in Sports and Entertainment Marketing Individual Series.Baylor Dunham placed 4th in Financial Consulting. Baylor also qualified to attend the international conference, but has elected not to participate.
In the picture:Front row: Kristen Heard, Maddie Welty, Christina Sytkowski, and Lexi Stevens.Back row: Kyon Woods, Allie Trageser, Faith Covey, Maddie Eshleman, Connor Phillips, Kobe Bennett, Baylor Dunham, Andrew Burdick, and Nolan Harshbarger.