DECA

DECA prepares emerging leaders and entrepreneurs in
marketing, finance, hospitality and management in high
schools and colleges around the globe.

Sponsor:
Matt Magnuson

Mission Statement:
DECA prepares emerging leaders and entrepreneurs in marketing, finance, hospitality and management in high schools and colleges around the globe.

What is DECA?
DECA is organized into two unique student divisions each with programs designed to address the learning styles, interest and focus of its members. The High School Division includes 200,000 members in 3,500 schools. The Collegiate Division includes over 15,000 members in 275 colleges and universities.

DECA Inc. is a not-for-profit student organization with more than 215,000 members in all 50 United States, the District of Columbia, Canada, China, Germany, Guam, Mexico, Puerto Rico and Spain. The United States Congress, the United States Department of Education and state, district and international departments of education authorize DECA’s programs.

DECA’s scholarship program provides over $300,000 in scholarships to high school and college DECA members at the International Career Development Conference (ICDC) each year. Many corporate partners of DECA provide scholarships through the DECA scholarship program. DECA Inc. administers the program based on guidelines set by the donor. DECA scholarships are strictly merit based.

DECA Advisor:
Matt Magnuson
magnusonm@parkhill.k12.mo.us
816-359-6373

Visit these websites for more information:

Official Park Hill DECA Website:
http://magnusonm.wixsite.com/parkhilltrojandeca

National DECA Website:
www.deca.org

Missouri DECA Website:
http://dese.mo.gov/college-career-readiness/career-tech-student-orgs/deca

Officers:
Noah Higgins-Dunn: Co-President
Colston DiBlasi- Co-President
Olivia Muller- VP of Recruitment
Alex Berger- VP of Recruitment
Nick Hibbeler- VP of Social Media
Delaney Oerhke- VP of Social Media
Ethan Hayes- VP of Advertising/Fund Raising
Hunter Roberts- VP of Advertising/Fund Raising
Madison Pehlman- VP of Public Relations
Angie Willemsen- VP of Competitive Events
Josh Evano- Historian
Savannah Poolman- Social Chairperson


How do I get involved?
1. Talk to Mr. Magnuson
2. Enroll in a Marketing Class