Rich Central Announces Business Professionals of America Award Winners

Business Persons of America Rich Central

Evette Rudolph, Matteson; Alexess Jones, Matteson; Kevin Teague, Richton Park, Rich Central High School’s Business Professionals of America award winners. (PHOTO SUPPLIED)

Olympia Fields, IL–(ENEWSPF)– Cori Irvin, advisor of the Rich Central Business Professionals of America (BPA), announced that Evette Rudolph and Kevin Teague qualified to attend the 2010 BPA National Leadership Conference, which will be held May 5-9 in Anaheim, CA. Evette and Kevin, along with Leah Chatmon, Shondell Coleman, Brittany Davis, Alexess Jones, Lisa Kwarteng, Fuschia Miller and Dorrian Neeley, recently attended the 2010 BPA State Leadership Conference March 4-6 in Oak Brook.

Evette took 1st place in Prepared Speech and Kevin took 3rd place in Advanced Office Systems and Procedures. Also receiving an award, but not qualifying for Nationals, was Alexess – placing 5th in Prepared Speech. The RC chapter also won 2 Special Recognition Awards for involvement in the Special Olympics and Member Recruitment. In addition to these awards, Shondell was awarded the $250 Quam Gbajabiamila Memorial Scholarship.