January 18, 2017
Director of Public Relations
903.794.3651 ext. 1013
Texas High School DECA Students Headed to State Competition After Receiving First Place Awards at Career Development Conference
Texarkana, TX – During the recent District 6 Career Development Conference, twelve Texas High School DECA students received First Place awards and will now advance to the state competition in San Antonio, TX in February.
Award recipients were:
Marisol Aguilar, Ravon Cornelius & Isaiah Germany – Entrepreneurship Promotion;
Odin Contreras & Michael Murphy – Entrepreneurship Business Plan;
Cody Hambly & Alexia Smith – Business Law & Ethics Team Decision Making;
Carl Oliver & Mason Shoalmire – Buying & Merchandising Team Decision Making;
Daylan O’Neal – Financial Consulting;
Eduardo Naranjo – Principals of Finance;
Secret Smith – Professional Selling.
Students are coached by Pam Hamilton, THS DECA Sponsor and Career & Technology Marketing Teacher.
# # #
PICTURE IDENTIFICATION: Left to Right
Front Row: Odin Contreras, Isaiah Germany, Alexia Smith, Secret Smith, Marisol Aguilar, Ravon Cornelius, Pam Hamilton (DECA Sponsor & Texas High School Career & Technology Marketing Teacher)
Top Row: Eduardo Naranjo, Michael Murphy, Mason Shoalmire, Carl Oliver, Cody Hambly, Daylon O’Neal