Photo courtesy of Stafford Technical
Teresa Isabelle, left, a senior at Proctor High is the outgoing
Secretary for Vermont DECA. She stands with two students from North
Country Regional Technical Center.
On Feb. 11 and 12, Stafford Technical Center Hospitality and
Entrepreneurship students participated in the annual Vermont
Distributive Education Clubs of America (DECA) Career and
Development Conference. Events include public speaking,
role-plays and written tests. Students that earned gold medals and
2nd year students will be attending the National DECA Conference in
Anaheim, California in April.
DECA prepares emerging leaders and entrepreneurs for careers in
marketing, finance, hospitality and management in high schools and
colleges around the globe.
Teresa Isabelle, a senior at Proctor High School completed her
term as Secretary of Vermont DECA. She plans on furthering her
hospitality education at Southern New Hampshire University in the
Kaleigh Gilbert, Rutland High School Sophomore, earned the
following medals: Silver inPublic Speaking, Honorable Mention in
Principles of Hospitality Written Test, and Bronze in Overall
Principles of Hospitality.
Kristina Shaw, Rutland High School Junior, earned the following
medals for Principles of Hospitality: Gold on the Written Test,
Silver for the Role Play, and Gold Overall.
Teresa Isabelle, Proctor High School Senior, earned the
following medals for Hotel and Lodging Management: Bronze in
Role Play #1, Gold in Role Play #2, and Silver Overall, plus a
$1500 Southern New Hampshire University Scholarship.
Soleil Bosley- Rutland High School Junior, earned the following
medals for Principles of Marketing: Gold on the Written Test, Gold
in the Role Play, and Gold Overall.