Butler Tech students advance to DECA state competition

Matthew Laskey and Nathan Lorenz from Butler Tech's High School of Business program at Colerain High School celebrate advancing to state DECA competition

Matthew Laskey and Nathan Lorenz from Butler Tech’s High School of Business program at Colerain High School celebrate advancing to state DECA competition

Fifty-three students in Butler Tech’s High School of Business programs have qualified for the Ohio DECA state competition, which will be held on March 17 in Columbus. Top competitors at the state level will advance to Nationals in Anaheim, Calif.

DECA is a national student organization that promotes careers in marketing, finance, hospitality, management and entrepreneurship. Membership supplements student learnings by further developing leadership abilities, occupational skills, civic responsibility and social skills.

Butler Tech / Colerain High School State Qualifiers
Colerain DECA qualifiers

Madison Conrad Principles of Hospitality and Tourism
Matthew Laskey Principles of Business
Nathan Lorenz Principles of Marketing
Elizabeth Murray Principles of Hospitality and Tourism
Austin Wolfe Principles of Marketing

Butler Tech / Edgewood High School State Qualifiers
Edgewood DECA qualifiers

Rebekah Moore Apparel and Accessories Marketing Series
Anthony Zeigler Automotive Services Marketing Series
Jordyn Theiss Business Finance Marketing Series
Jacob Insprucker Financial Analysis Management Team
Elijah Beeler Financial Analysis Management Team
Caitlin Claxton Hospitality Service Management Team
Gracie Henderson Hospitality Service Management Team
Logan Flynn Hotel & Lodging Management Series
Josie Reiglesperger Marketing Communications Series
Austin Hurley Personal Financial Literacy
Jessie Davis Principles of Business Administration
Samuel Street Principles of Finance
Luke Heizer Principles of Hospitality & Tourism
Dustin Williams Principles of Marketing
Tyler Began Principles of Marketing
Logan Flynn Professional Selling
Jordynn Westerfield Restaurant & Food Service Management
Thomas Lindsay Sports & Entertainment Promotion Plan
Ethan Allen Sports & Entertainment Promotion Plan
Hunter Boggs Sports & Entertainment Promotion Plan
Trevor Tabb Travel & Tourism Marketing Management
Collin Hammonds Travel & Tourism Marketing Management

Butler Tech / Northwest High School State Qualifiers
Northwest DECA Qualifiers

Quinton Baird Principles of Finance
Aubrey Berry Hotel Lodging and Management
Noah Floyd Sports and Entertainment Marketing

Butler Tech / Ross High School State Qualifiers
Ross Deca Qualifiers

Mackenzie Eason Apparel and Accessories
Zach Evans Business Finance
Drew Henke Financial Consulting
Jacob Schulten Food Marketing
Nicole Humphrey Restaurant and Food Service Management
Ambir Chadwick and Jamie Schaffer Business Law and Ethics
Brooklyn Flaherty and Kellen Romans Sports and Entertainment Promotional Plan
Sarah Gentry Retail Merchandising
Kayla Moore Business Finance
Tori Lankford Professional Selling
Summer Quincy Hospitality and Tourism Professional Selling
Alexis Norman and Abby Tolson Fashion Promotional Plan
Carissa Osborne and Madison Taylor Marketing Management
Amanda Schanie and Tyalor Sheehan Travel and Tourism
Caitlyn Smith Marketing Communications
Stormie Rothan Human Resource Management
McCoy Creedon and Dale Loveless Buying and Merchandising