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DSHS DECA Students Qualify for State

January 14, 2021


A total of 28 Dripping Springs High School students have qualified for the state DECA competition based on their performances at the district meet. The 28 qualifiers are the second most in school history.

 

The state event will be held virtually next month with a date yet to be determined.

 

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

 

The DSHS state qualifiers are:

 

Business Finance:
Ethan Guida
Gavin Guida

 

Business Services Marketing:
Liam Collins
Teagan Krewson

 

Food Marketing:
Trevor Burk
Caleb Lopez
Gracie Johnson

 

Hotel & Lodging Management:
Vinay Verma
Emily Bergeron

 

Marketing Communications:
Aleena Ahmed

 

Personal Financial Literacy:
Tyler Hauger

 

Principles of Finance:
Margot Heltzel

 

Principles of Business Management & Administration:
Emma Vannoy
Emmy Ashby
Makenna Blakesley

 

Retail Merchandising:
Tirth Patel
Emily Pundt

 

Sports & Entertainment Marketing – Team:
Ian Driggers
James Mihic
Eli Craddock
Jackson Kaiser

 

Sports & Entertainment Marketing:
Chase Grunden
Clara Smartt
Phillip Olson
Dominic Gearing

 

Travel & Tourism – Team:
Perri Parnell
Landry Puryear