BPA Students Among Nation’s Top Competitors

BPA students and advisors in Anaheim, California, on day one of national conference.
May 9, 2019

Congratulations to members of Business Professionals of America (BPA) who represented College of Western Idaho at the 2019 BPA National Leadership Conference May 1 – 5 in Anaheim, California. Nine students competing in computer science and business events brought home 22 top-ten medals, three first-place, two second-place, and two third-place plaques.

2019 BPA competitors:

  • Kristin Burbidge
  • David Cahoon
  • Lori Clemmens
  • Melissa Harless
  • James Marion
  • John Nahlen
  • Kassandra Peralta
  • Hayden Ursenbach
  • Corissa Wildeman

Because of their participation in BPA at the College, these students were able to meet people from all over the country, network with potential future employers, and compete against some of the best students in their fields.

To learn more about BPA, contact advisors Michell Boldt at 208.562.2515 or michellboldt@cwi.edu or Linda Otto at 208.562.2519 or lindaotto@cwi.edu.