17. May 2012 03:55
Two Moraine Park Technical College Business Professionals of America (BPA) students had top placement at the National BPA Leadership conference, held recently in Chicago. Theresa Gumz of Adell and Ariel Kritz of West Bend were top ten finalists. Gumz came in first out of 30 in the fundamental spreadsheet competition and fourth out of 23 in the banking and finance competition.
Kritz came in seventh out of 23 in the keyboarding production competition. Instructors Cynthia Bernhard and Carrie Kuzabuski are advisors to Moraine Park’s BPA Club and Bernhard accompanied 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 morainepark.edu/programs.