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SHS DECA Wins Big at State Leadership Conference

VIRGINIA BEACH, VA, March 6 — The SHS DECA Chapter sent 14 members to participate at the State Leadership Conference in Virginia Beach from March 4-6, 2022, earning multiple awards and five qualifying slots at the International Career Development Conference (ICDC) to be held in Atlanta in late April.  


The SHS DECA team received financial contributions from family members to attend SLC, as well as generous sponsorship funding from several local businesses including BayPort Credit Union, Q Daddy’s Pitmaster BBQ, Brown’s Enterprises, Classic Hampton Auto Mall, H&H Auto Repair, and Watermark Travel.


The following were honored with awards and recognition:


CHAPTER AWARDS:

SHS DECA Chapter - Top Growth Overall Percentage, Region 4


QUALIFYING AWARDS FOR ICDC:

Allison Fales - 2nd Place, Principles of Hospitality and Tourism

Kaitlyn Worrell - 6th Place, Sports and Entertainment Marketing

Ashlynn Halsey and Jocelyn Rogers - 7th Place, Marketing Management Team Decision-Making

Taylor Price, 8th Place, Principles of Marketing

 

INDIVIDUAL AWARDS:

Emma Chatham, Quick Service Restaurant Management, Highest Score, Exam

Grace Chatham, Retail Merchandising, Highest Score, Exam

Allison Fales, Principles of Hospitality and Tourism, Highest Score, Exam

Allison Fales, Principles of Hospitality and Tourism, Highest Score, Role Play

Jake Fales, Sports and Entertainment Marketing Team Decision-Making, Highest Score, Exam

Ashlynn Halsey and Jocelyn Rogers, Marketing Management TDM, Highest Score, Role Play

Kaitlyn Worrell, Sports and Entertainment Marketing, Highest Score, Role Play 1

Kaitlyn Worrell, Sports and Entertainment Marketing, Highest Score, Role Play 2