St. Amant High business club elects officers _lowres

Photo provided by Rae Broussard -- St. Amant DECA chapter officers for 2015-16 include, from left, D.J. Ferguson, Starla Strait, Kaleigh Richard, Hannah Richards, Samantha Gautreau, Alicia Braud, Paige Wilson, Lillie Pastorick, Natalee Williams, Victoria Stewart and Joshua Dipuma. Not pictured are Catherine Carpenter and Adison Gautreau.

St. Amant High School DECA recently elected officers for the 2015-16 school year.

Officers are D.J. Ferguson, Louisiana DECA president; Starla Strait, vice president and community service coordinator; Hannah Richards, CDC coordinator; Samantha Gautreau, conference coordinator; Alicia Braud, fundraising coordinator and SBE manager/accountant; Paige Wilson, campaign coordinator; Lillie Pastorick, social media coordinator; Natalee Williams, courtesy club coordinator; Victoria Stewart, St. Amant High president and Louisiana Southern Region vice president; Joshua Dipuma, recruitment coordinator; Catherine Carpenter, banquet coordinator; and Adison Gautreau, public relations coordinator.

DECA is a business and entrepreneurship club that prepares emerging leaders and entrepreneurs in marketing, finance, hospitality and management in high schools and colleges around the globe.

The club is looking for mentors, sponsors and members of all ages.

Email rae.broussard@apsb.org for information.