Saturday, Jan. 24, Business Professionals of America, Bridge City Chapter, traveled to Dayton to compete in the 2009 Regional Leadership Conference.

Many students placed as either a State Qualifier or State Alternate. Advisors for the students are: Genevieve Garrison, Rene Danna, and Kathie Dorman. The advisors said they were proud of their students professionalism at the event.

Participants: Ryan Deberry, Melissa Pittman, Lacie Ener, Harley Strong, Jessica Kelly, Kimberly Truong, Tim Cude, Trey Ayres, Allison Ayre, Brittany Derouen, Kasey Rowe,Tara Townes, Bradley Weatherholt, Kyle Brodeur, Michael Seal, Chas Gauthier, Josh Trouille, Cayla Branham.


Fundamental Accounting: Melissa Pittman State Qualifier -3rd, Jessica Kelly State Alternate -4th.

Payroll Accounting: Trey Ayres State Qualifier 3rd , Kimberly Troung State Alternate 4th.

Banking & Finance: Lacie Ener State Alternate 5th.

Fundamental Word Processing: Brittany Derouen State Qualifier 3rd

Advanced Word Processing Skills: Allison Ayre.State Qualifier 2nd.

Advanced Spreadsheet Applications: Harley Strong State Alternate 6th.

Database Applications: Josh Trouille State Qualifier 1st.

Fundamentals of XHTML: Ryan Deberry State Qualifier 2nd.

Computer Animation Team: Josh Trouille State Qualifier 2nd, Ryan Deberry State Qualifier 2nd.

Video Production Team: Kyle Brodeur State Qualifier 1st, Bradley Weatherholt State Qualifier 1st, Michael Seal State Qualifier 1st , Chas Gauthier State Qualifier 1st.

Small Business Management Team: Kasey Rowe State Qualifier 2nd, Tara Townes State Qualifier 2nd, Cayla Branham State Qualifier 2nd, Lacie Ener State Qualifier 2nd.

Administrative Support Concepts: Josh Trouille 4th.

 Information Technology: Ryan Deberry 1st, Josh Trouille 5th. Computer Network Technology: Josh Trouille 6th.

State Qualifiers will be traveling to Austin for the Business Professionals of America State Leadership Conference, March 4 – 7.