The State Business Professionals of America Conference is the most anticipated event of the Southern Tech BPA chapter. The student members are given the opportunity to demonstrate workplace skills achieved in their career-technical programs.  The judges are experts in their respective areas and those students placing first from Southern Tech, will advance to the national competition.  The following Southern Tech students from Medical Office placed in one or more competitions:

 

1st place in Administrative Support Team-Autumn McCarthy (AHS), Brianna Mullins (HHS), Marcela Ruiz (RHS), and Kelly Sanabria (AHS).  Autumn and Brianna also placed in Business Law and Ethics 6th and 5th place respectively.  Rhiannan Hinkle (DHS)  and Kelly Sanabria (AHS) placed 5th in Presentation Management Team.  Karoline Pettigrew (SulphurHS) placed 1st in Banking and Finance.  Sarah Hacker, Adult/Ardmore, placed 1st in Medical Office Procedures.  Heather Duncan (AHS) placed 2nd in Medical Office Procedures.

 

Photo: Admin. Support team: L-R: 1st place in Administrative Support Team-Autumn McCarthy (AHS), Brianna Mullins (HHS), Marcela Ruiz (RHS), and Kelly Sanabria (AHS).  Autumn and Brianna also placed in Business Law and Ethics 6th and 5th place respectively.  Kelly Sanabria (AHS) also placed 5th with her Presentation Management Team. 

 

Banking and Finance L-R: Karoline Pettigrew (SulphurHS) placed 1st in Banking and Finance, Stevie Pigeons (SulphurHS) competed in job interview.
 

1st Medical Office Procedure L-R:  Sarah Hacker, Adult/Ardmore placed 1st in Medical Office Procedures and participated in Medical Coding;  Autumn McCarthy, (AHS) placed 6th in Business Law and Ethics and was on the 1st place team for Administrative Support.

 

2nd Medical Office L-R:  Heather Duncan, (AHS) 2nd in Medical Office Procedures and Brianna Mullins, (HHS) 5th in Business Law and Ethics and also a member of the 1st place Administrative Support Team.

 

Presentation management Team L-R: Rhiannan Hinkle (DHS) and Kelly Sanabria (AHS) placed 5th on the Presentation Management Team and Kelly was also on the 1st place Administrative Support Team.