Wausau West Students competed at DECA’s International Career Development Conference. The Conference brought together more than 19,000 student members from the United States, Canada, China, Korea, Mexico, and Spain. Only 10 students from the top 500 participants were awarded a medal.
Wausau West DECA members who qualified and competed at the Conference were Patrick Brandenburg, Joe DeLoye, Christian Kiepke, Mikahla Klug, Jarod Maxson, Alexa Sheehan, Sarah Snoeyenbos, Pranav Srivastava, and Brandon Thorson.
Alexa Sheehan and Patrick Brandenburg landed in the Top 10 as finalists in their event, Travel and Tourism team decision making. Alexa Sheehan was awarded a medal on her written test in the event. The West DECA advisor is Carl Hert.