Moraine Park business students make it to national competition

by jbrezinsky5. April 2012 05:33

Moraine Park students (from left to right) Theresa Gumz, Ariel Kritz and Elizabeth Kuble. Moraine Park Technical College Business Professionals of America (BPA) students are heading to the windy city for the National BPA Leadership conference. The Chicago conference is held April 25-29.  Ariel Kritz of West Bend, Theresa Gumz of Adell, and Liz Kuble of Jackson placed in the state leadership conference held this past February with Kritz and Gumz moving forward to compete in the national conference events. 

        Kritz received second place in keyboarding production and Gumz received fifth in financial math and analysis, fundamental spreadsheet applications and insurance concepts. Gumz also placed third in banking and finance.       

        Instructors Cynthia Bernhard and Carrie Kuzabuski are advisors to Moraine Park’s BPA Club and Bernhard will be accompanying the students to Chicago.                                                                                                         

        Moraine Park’s BPA Club is for business, accounting and IT students interested in preparing for the workforce by gaining experience in leadership and citizenship and strengthening academic and technological skills. For more information about Moraine Park’s business programs, visit