By CCSD staff
The Kirtland Central High School Business Professionals of America Club competed at the National Leadership Conference in Orlando, Florida, on May 10-13, 2017.
Elsie Orozco placed 4th in the nation in advanced interview skills (she has placed 4th for the 2nd consecutive year), in addition, she placed 13th in human resource management. Anna Costner placed 14th in the nation in extemporaneous speech. Tovi Curley passed a certification test in banking and finance given by Precision Exams.
The entire Kirtland Central High School chapter received a national honor for ‘Outstanding Achievement Award for Community Service’.
Students who attended the conference were Melissa Bautista, Isaac Collard, Anna Costner, Tovi Curley, Alexis Lucero, Tyler Mills, Elsie Orozco, Isaiah Talley, Gladys Varela, and Erika Yellowhair.
Business Professionals of America is the premier Career and Technical Student Organization for students pursuing careers in business management, office administration, information technology and other related career fields.