Regional Leadership Conference

Regional Leadership Conference


This year’s Fall Leadership Conference was a two-day event held at South Texas College (STC).

The conference was held January 11 & 12, 2018 and BPA students participated in individual and team events.  Those individuals and teams that placed will be advancing to state which is going to be held in Corpus Christi February 28 – March 3, 2018.  Those who continue will advance to Nationals and represent Pioneer High School at the National Conference which is in Dallas Texas May 9 – 13. 


Twelve students will be advancing to state competition in March.


Regional Individual Results:


Anne LaGrange - 2nd  place - Personal Financial Management


Daniel Garcia - 4th  place - Basic Office Systems & Procedures


Anthony Cardoza - 2nd  place - Business Law & Ethics


Gabriel Tovar - 6th  place - Entrepreneurship


Osiel Garcia - 5th  place - Interview skills


Michael Landavazo - 5th place - Extemporaneous speech


Fabian Lopez - 4th  place - Human Resources management 


Analy Tijerina - 3rd  place - Presentation Management individual


Regional Team Results:


         Financial Analyst Team – 1st  place

  •         Leonardo Ibarra
  •         Anne LaGrange
  •         Fernando Serna


    Video Production Team 1st  place

  •        Daniel Garcia
  •        Osiel Garcia
  •        Marc Rodriguez 
  •        Julian Perez


    Small Business Management Team 3rd place

  •        Balerio Andrade
  •        Jose Perez
  •        Gabriel Tovar


    Presentation Management Team 2nd place

  •        Michael Landavazo
  •        Analy Tijerina
  •          Ana Velasquez

Texas NLC Results:  Texas was recognized with 654 contest entries, 118 made the top 10, 40 made the podium, 17 3rd place, 8 2nd place, and 15 1st place.  We would also like to recognize the amazing Texas entries that swept the Virtual Showcase this year.  We also had 80 Ambassador Torch Award Winners. Congratulations to those who were recognized for their community service through the Presidential award and also chapter awards.  Texas BPA, you make us all proud!