On March 8-9, Ms. Kirschten, advisor, took four BPA members Trinity Rieger, Ashley Sander, Bret Edgell, and Brentan Beyers to State BPA. Upon their arrival, the members began testing for their competitions. Trinity Rieger competed in Business Meeting Management Concepts placing 4th, Fundamental Accounting placing 7th, Payroll Accounting placing 11th, Administrative Support Concepts, Banking and Finance, and Management/Market/Human Resource Concepts. Ashley Sander competed in Fundamental Accounting placing 10th, Payroll Accounting placing 16th, Administrative Support Concepts, Banking and Finance, and Business Meeting Management Concepts.
Brentan Beyers competed in PC Servicing and Troubleshooting, Computer Programming Concepts, and Information Technology Concepts. We found Bret Edgell competing in the Information Technology Concepts competition. After finishing their testing for Sunday, the members and Ms. Kirschten attended an opening session with a keynote speaker. After getting some good rest, the members woke up Monday morning and finished up the remainder of their testing, after which, they headed home. Congratulations to all who competed!