District 1 DECA

2017-2018 District 1 Officer Team
 

District 1 Rocks!

District 1 proudly serves DECA chapters in the counties of Aransas, Bee, Brooks, Cameron, Dubal, Hidalgo, Jim Hogg, Jim Wells, Kenedy, Kleberg, LaSalle, Live Oak, McMullen, Nueces, Refugio, San Patricio, Starr, Webb and Zapata.

Contacts:

District Director - Leo Saenz, La Villa High School - dist1deca@gmail.com
President - Melissa Ruiz, Edcouch-Elsa HS
VP of Campaigns - Larissa Cerda, Edcouch-Elsa HS
VP of Social Media - Andrea Flores, Veterans Memorial High School

 
DECA Advisor wins Award Victor Barrera received the second 2017 Kukui Award.  Victor is a person that most of you have no idea that he is assisting you with your business, by helping to educate your future employees. As an educator and student mentor at Port Isabel High School, Victor has for many years taught local students the principles of business and hospitality. He is also the faculty sponsor for the Port Isabel High School DECA Club that provides practical business training and education to our area students, our future employees. Over the years he has coached students in DECA competition, and arranged internships and jobs for students. Victor is a volunteer member of our Chamber’s Junior Leadership Program Steering Committee and serves as the Program’s school liaison. Our Junior Leadership program invites 20 Port Isabel High School students each year to participate in a 6 month program to familiarize them with the business community in the Lower Valley.  Congratulations  Mr. Barrera from Texas DECA.

DECA Advisor wins Award

Victor Barrera received the second 2017 Kukui Award.  Victor is a person that most of you have no idea that he is assisting you with your business, by helping to educate your future employees. As an educator and student mentor at Port Isabel High School, Victor has for many years taught local students the principles of business and hospitality. He is also the faculty sponsor for the Port Isabel High School DECA Club that provides practical business training and education to our area students, our future employees. Over the years he has coached students in DECA competition, and arranged internships and jobs for students. Victor is a volunteer member of our Chamber’s Junior Leadership Program Steering Committee and serves as the Program’s school liaison. Our Junior Leadership program invites 20 Port Isabel High School students each year to participate in a 6 month program to familiarize them with the business community in the Lower Valley. 

Congratulations  Mr. Barrera from Texas DECA.

La Villa Early College High School First DECA Meeting!!!

La Villa Early College High School First DECA Meeting!!!

Edcouch-Elsa High School DECA sending care pacages to hurricane victims. 

Edcouch-Elsa High School DECA sending care pacages to hurricane victims. 

Edcouch-Elsa High School DECA aid to hurricane victims by the truck load. E-E DECA is Limitless!!!

Edcouch-Elsa High School DECA aid to hurricane victims by the truck load. E-E DECA is Limitless!!!

District 1 VP of Campaigns Larissa Cerda joined Vanguard Academy at the Community Service Project at Las Palmas Health Care Center in McAllen, TX.

District 1 VP of Campaigns Larissa Cerda joined Vanguard Academy at the Community Service Project at Las Palmas Health Care Center in McAllen, TX.