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2013-2014 BPA Officer Team Elected

2013-2014 BPA Officer Team - Pictured: Jovon Biskey, Jorrie Jewell, Damian Narveson, Grant Nelson, Jessica Ranweiler, Angelia Seidel, Ashley Zidarich Pictured: Jovon Biskey, Jorrie Jewell, Damian Narveson, Grant Nelson, Jessica Ranweiler, Angelia Seidel, Ashley Zidarich

Alexandria, MN - Business Professionals of America (BPA) is a student organization offering students opportunities of advancement in leadership, citizenship, and academic/technological skills through community service projects, self-enrichment, and college/student projects. In addition, the members participate in regional, state, and national conferences.

The BPA officers represent the computer, accounting, and business and office technology student body at Alexandria Technical & Community College and are elected by this student body.

Damian Narveson of Ashby is presently enrolled in the marketing and sales management program and will serve as BPA's President. Ashley Zidarich of Cyrus is presently enrolled in the marketing and sales management program and will serve as BPA's 1st Vice President. Jessica Ranweiler of Brandon, Minnesota, is presently enrolled in the associate of applied science program and will serve as BPA's 2nd Vice President. Jovon Biskey of Alexandria is presently enrolled in the computer and voice networking program and will serve as BPA's Treasurer. Angelia Seidel of Sauk Centre is presently enrolled in the paralegal program and will serve as BPA's Secretary. Jorrie Jewell of Pine City is presently in the paralegal program and will serve at BPA's Historian. Grant Nelson of Benson is presently in the computer and voice networking program and will serve at BPA's parliamentarian.

BPA members and their advisors, Jeff Morse and Mavis Pattee, will attend a Professional Development Conference at Chase on the Lake, Walker, Minnesota, on October 21 and 22. During the conference, they will participate in officer training and attended self-enrichment workshops. This year's state conference and competitive event will be held at Alexandria Technical & Community College, and the national conference and competitive event will be held in Indianapolis, Indiana.

Author: ATCC Staff

Source: Alexandria Technical & Community College