Central Tech students and teachers earned national recognition on May 13th in the Business Professionals of America National Leadership Conference in Dallas. During the four-day conference, students attended educational seminars and workshops, elected national student officers and participated in many other activities.

This year, four students from the Drumright and Sapulpa campuses placed in their national competition categories. Kelsea Boydston and Sophia Martin earned the top award in the Global Marketing Team category.

In addition to student recognition, Athena Frank, the Business Information Technology instructor on the Drumright campus was elected to the BPA National Board of Trustees. To learn more about BPA, visit their website at www.bpa.org. For more information on Central Tech, visit www.centraltech.edu.


Financial Analyst Team 15th place (L-R): Kyle Adams (Bristow); Jerika Brown (Cleveland)


Parliamentary Procedures Team 6th place (L-R): Dawson Palmer (Cushing); Parker Griffith (Cushing); Colin Randall (Cushing); Derek Franklin (Cushing); Jeri Dodson (Yale)


Administrative Support Research Project 8th place: Ashley Thompson (Sapulpa)


Global Marketing Team 1st place (L-R): Sophia Martin (Olive); Kelsea Boydston (Cushing)