Temple College DECA

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Temple College DECA
A College Division of DECA
Temple College DECA (DECA), an international business organization, is open to any Temple College student
interested in management, marketing, and entrepreneurship. Included in its activities is the enhancement of the
college student's business curriculum. Each year, DECA offers opportunities for its members to receive state
and international awards & recognition for the demonstration of outstanding skills and knowledge gained
through classroom instruction and workplace training.
Student officer opportunities include: President, Vice President of Fundraising, Vice President of Community
Service, Secretary and Historian.
Meeting places and times are posted in the Business Management Department. Please contact an advisor for
membership and meeting information.
International Career Development Conference. Whether that competition is in Orlando, Atlanta,
Anaheim or Louisville, Kentucky, it ALWAYS proves to be rewarding
Trisha Gordon – Top 10 National Finalist Entrepreneurship
Joey Gresham & Irma Rodriguez – Top 10 Business Law
Keith Bynum – Top 10 National Finalist Restaurant
and Food Service Management
Irma Rodriguez, Ms. Lenox, Trisha Gordon
Keith Bynum and Joey Gresham on
ICDC Field Trip
State Career Development Conference
Students compete in business simulation, case studies or prepared business presentation events.
DECA Members
Community Service – Peace Park Austin, TX
Keith Bynum 1st Restaurant & Food Service Mgmt
Khristtii Meeks 3rd Marketing Management
Trisha Gordon 2nd Entrepreneurship
Cathy Stansbury 3rd Entrepreneurship
Joey Gresham & Irma Rodriguez 1st Business Law
Team Building Projects
Faculty Sponsors
Pam Chandler
Phone: (254) 298-8332
E-mail: pam.chandler@templejc.edu
Misty Lenox
Phone: (254) 298-8463
E-mail: misty.lenox@templejc.edu
College DECA Links:
National College DECA (Link – www.deca.org)
State College DECA (Link - http://www.texasdex.org/home.htm)