2016-2017

State Officer Team

President

Noah Connaughton is a member of the Badin High School DECA I Chapter. He is an active tennis player and avid movie watcher. He ran for President of Ohio DECA so he could share his love for DECA and help promote it to as many people as possible.

After graduation, he plans to study Entrepreneurship at the University of Dayton and continue his athletic career as a member of the tennis team.

You can reach Noah at president.ohiodeca@gmail.com

Secretary/Treasurer

Sydni Moore is a member of the Harrison High School DECA chapter. She is active in A Capella, Cross Country, and Track. She decided to become the Ohio DECA Secretary-Treasurer so she could spread her love and passion for DECA and its impact on future success to chapter members across the state. After graduation, she plans to study Entertainment Marketing and International Business

You can reach Sydni at secretary.ohiodeca@gmail.com


Executive Vice President Community Outreach "

Destiny Burke is a member of Lima Sr. High School DECA I Chapter. She is active in varsity swimming, National Honor Society, Big Brothers Big Sisters, FCA, and Teens for Christ. She is a singer, guitar player, and enjoys physical fitness and adventures.

Destiny chose Executive Vice President of Community Outreach because she loved being involved in her community and has witnessed the impact it can make! So, a few of her goals are to unite Ohio DECA and help chapters get involved in their communities.

After graduation, she plans to major in business marketing and do an internship for Youth Ministry through Teens for Christ. She strongly believes in following her passions and that success doesn't come from the amount of money a person makes, but the influence they bring. That's why she loves this quote by Tony Hsieh, "Stop chasing the money and start chasing the passion."

You can reach Destiny at communityvp.ohiodeca@gmail.com .


Executive Vice President Leadership Development

Alexis Eis is a member of the Napoleon High School DECA Chapter. She is active in the Drama club and serves as the Thespian Vice President. She participates in Band and works with others as a music tutor. She chose to run for Executive Vice President of Leadership Development because she believed it could make her a better person, and she could help others to be the best person they can be.

After graduation, she will be attending Bowling Green State University to earn a teaching degree with a focus on history and science.

You can reach Alexis at leadershipvp.ohiodeca@gmail.com


Executive Vice President Marketing


Parliamentarian

Jesus Pagan-Rosario is a member of the Lima Senior High School DECA II Chapter. He is active in Baseball, Quiz bowl, Youth in Government, Fellowship of Christian Athletes, and an active volunteer for a number of other organizations. He wanted to become the Parliamentarian to continue the legacy of Ohio DECA by helping others have as great an experience as he has had and continue with their volunteer work

After graduation, he will be attending college and majoring in biology with a focus on pre-med and a minor in marketing to prepare him to open his own clinic in the future.

You can reach Jesus at parliamentarian.ohiodeca@gmail.com


Public Relations Representative

Lillian Arredondo is a member of the Carey High School DECA Chapter. She is active in band, cheerleading, and Teen Leadership Corps. She wanted to become the Public Relations Representative because she believes that her position could benefit others in numerous ways through the education DECA provides and through the friendships that will make that will last a lifetime. Currently, Lily is a junior and she is exploring her post graduation options.

You can reach Lillian at publicrelations.ohiodeca@gmail.com