Farmington High students earn top spots at BPA conference

Farmington High School’s Business Professionals of America (BPA) students earned top spots at this year’s Business Professionals of America State Leadership Conference, held March 15-18 in Grand Rapids.

Among the 43 local participants, several earned the privilege of competing at the National Conference, May 9-13, 2018 in Grapevine, Texas.

BPA is the Career and Technical Student Organization (CTSO) for students pursuing careers in business management, office administration, information technology, and other related career fields. Students competed in 31 different events and nine students earned Statesmen Torch Awards (leadership and service awards). They placed as follows:

Advanced Accounting

  • Noah Hahn – Top 10%

Banking & Finance

  • Pooja Balani – 11th Place

Database Applications

  • Shikha Raman – 12th Place
  • Vishal Chava – Top 15%
  • Adeep Das – Top 15%

Entrepreneurship

  • Husain Boxwala – 1st Place & National qualifier

Financial Math & Analysis Concepts – Open

  • Ayad Mukadam – Bronze Medal & National Qualifier

Fundamental Accounting

  • Edha Shirodkar – 7th Place
  • Gautham Jayaraj – Top 20%
  • Chelsea Lindsey – Top 20%

Fundamental Desktop Publishing

  • Apoorva Dayananda – Top 7%

Fundamentals of Web Design

  • Thomas Brandon – 7th Place

Global Marketing Team – 6th Place

  • Namratha Bujala
  • Apoorva Dayananda
  • Easheta Shah
  • Avigna Tatineni

Integrated Office Applications

  • Emma Vardevanyan – Top 20
  • Peter Wu – Top 15

Java Programming

  • Richard Rex – Top 10%

Management/Marketing/Human Resources Concepts – Open

  • Sujit Meka – Bronze Medal & National Qualifier

Medical Office Procedures

  • Tarun Sai Bhadri – 6th Place & National Qualifier

Personal Financial Management

  • Babar Ahmed – 14th Place

Small Business Management Team – 6th Place

  • Sanjana Kartal
  • Anne Mandapathil
  • Meghana Nyalakonda
  • Shikha Raman

SQL Database Fundamentals

  • Jacob Hume – 1st Place & National Qualifier