Students from Tri Star Career Compact's Business Management and Interactive Media classes recently participated in the Business Professionals of America (BPA) Region 16 Contests at Vantage Career Center, Van Wert. Forty-two Tri Star students, competed against students from seven other career technical schools in skills contests which included written tests, judged events and presentations.
Sixteen students from the group qualified to compete at the state BPA competition being held in Columbus on March 13th and 14th. They include Zach Boatright, Rachel Broering, Christin Feltz, Chris Jones, Trevor McNelly, and Patrizio Martinex Rodriguez from Interactive Media, and LeeAnn Bertke, Samantha Florence, Katie Fortkamp, Ben Franks, Nicole Gelhaus, Mariah Heffner, Kyra Irick, Shelbee Kovar, Cortney Kunk, and Mitch Uncast, from Business Management.
Tri Star's BPA advisors are Business Management teacher, Lynn Ray and Interactive Media teacher, Lisa Sheppard.