UNION CITY – Business Professionals of America held its National Leadership Conference in Anaheim, Calif. May 1–May 4. On May 4, the conference concluded with the awards ceremony where Zac Longfellow from Mississinawa Valley received ninth place in the nation in the Payroll Accounting contest. He also earned the Accounting 2 Precision Exam Certification offered at the conference.
Business Professionals of America is the nation’s leading CTSO (Career and Technical Student Organization) for students pursuing careers in business management, information technology, finance, accounting office administration, and other business-related career fields. With 45,000 members in over 1,800 chapters across 25 states and Puerto Rico, BPA is a co-curricular organization that supports business and information technology educators by offering co-curricular exercises based on national standards.