DECA STATE OFFICER TEST 2017

When was DECA founded?
1946
Where was DECA founded?
Reston, Virginia
How many divisions? What are they?
2, High School (190,000 members) and Collegiate (15,000 Members)
DECA theme 2016-2017
Own Your Future
Mission Statement
DECA prepares emerging leaders and entrepreneurs for careers in marketing, finance, hospitality and management in high schools and colleges around the globe.
Attributes and Values
Competence, Innovation, Integrity, and Teamwork
4 inner points of the DECA diamond
what DECA does, integrates into Classroom Instruction, Applies Learning, Connects to Business, and Promotes competition.
Outer 4 points
The results of what DECA does. Acedemically Prepared, Community Oriented, Professionally Responsible, and Experienced Leaders.
National Officers from AZ DECA
2016-2017: Rohan Ghiya- Western Region Vice President
2015-2016: Alec Romero
Year AZ DECA was chartered
1961
AZ DECA official mascot
Yotee
Four Types of DECA membership
High School DECA member, Collegiate DECA, Alumni Member, Professional Member
CTSO
Career and Technical Student Organization
DECA
Marketing, Management, Entrepreneurship, Hospitality
FBLA
Future Business Leaders of America
Accounting, Financial Services and Administrative Services.
Skills
Technical, skilled service and health occupations
FFA
Agricultural Science
FCCLA
Family Career and Community Leaders of America
Family and Consumer Sciences
HOSA
Health Occupations Students of America
DECA serves which Career and Technical Education programs ?
In AZ-
Sales and Marketing
Business Management and Administrative Services
Hospitality Management
Outside AZ-
Accounting and Financial Services
FLC
Fall Leadership Conference
Typically held in Phoenix for members that desire to further leadership skills. Features workshops. Typically largest conference in AZ (2016-2451 students)
DECAlympics
3 day camp at a mountain in September. Members challenged with Leadership courses, Predominately attended by chapters in Phoenix area.
WRLC
Different Western city each year. Variety of workshops with general sessions and social activiries. Last held in Seattle. AZ- over 400 studenrs and more than 2000 attendees.
Districts
7 throughout the state. Students experience competitions
Future Foreward
Conference for marketing career paths
CDC
State Conference. Compete to qualify for ICDC.
ICDC
International Conference. 5 days held at a different city each year. Held in Anaheim 2017.
SOLDL
State Officer Leadership Development Institute
2 weeks long in Phoenix. Training for various functions.
ELS
Emerging Leaders Summit
2.5 days leadership training in D.C or West Coast City.
ELS 2017
Washington D.C.
WRLC 2017/2018
Phoenix/Anaheim
ICDC 2017/2018/2019
Anaheim/ Atlanta/ Orlando
Mr. Paul Wardunski
Executive Director
Ms. Shirlee Kyle
High School DECA assistant executive director
Mr. Chris Young
Director of High School Division
Mr. Jeff Collins
Collegiate DECA National Director
Western Regional Executive Board
Jeff Back (CO)
Eliza Webb (WA)
Curtis Haley (NV)
Brycen Woodley (CA)
Shanna LaMar (CO)
Marizza Mitchell, WRVP
International DECA officers
Donald Lecompte (PA)- Executive President
Rohan Ghiya (AZ)- WR VP
Emily Fraser(Ontario)- North Atlantic VP
Brandon Allen (Michigan)-Central VP
Victoria Meng (TX)- Southern VP
NAB
National Advisory Board- compromised of business leaders
CAB
Congressional Advisory Board- Compromised of US Congress and Senate Members
AME
Arizona Marketing Educators
MEA
Marketing Education Association- National
DECA Colors and Emblem
Gold, Blue, White
Diamond
International DECA publication
DECA Direct
State DECA Districts
Eastern, Central, Western, Southern, Desert, Metro
State DECA officer Areas
Maricopa County (East, West, Central)
Rural
Tucson
AZ chapter rewards purpose
-To build membership
-To encourage member-involvement
-To encourage chapters to contribute to AZ DECA scholarship
Century Club
Any club that sends over 100 members to ICDC
Current DECA supporters
Phoenix Coyotes, Phoenix Suns, Safeway, Treasures Custom Jewlry, University of Arizona’s Eller School of Management, State Forty-Eight Clothing, Vector Marketing, Men’s Warehouse, Whataburger, University of Arizona- Retail Program