is also a high priority.
As a state ambassador of DECA
, the impression you make on other people will have a significant impact on how they judge the entire association.Consequently, you must always be mindful of the image you project through your appearance, speech writing, and manners.
You are charged with the responsibility of presenting yourself as a professional student leader and developing enthusiasm whenever you speak for DECA
The growth of DECA
depends on the performance of your duties and the impression you leave with people who are interested in DECA activities.
The contribution you are able to make to chapters will be in direct proportion to your understanding and communication of the fundamentals of DECA
, your use of good judgment, your willingness to help, and your enthusiasm.
State Officers should always be prepared, on any occasion, to make impromptu remarks or "say a few words" about DECA
You must at all times exhibit the qualities of leadership that will contribute to the growth of DECA
through its many members.
It is the responsibility of this team to collectively work to meet the needs of the members of DECA
The members of the Board of Directors make the key decisions in the operation of DECA
.They have functional responsibility for key components of DECA's
regions and special initiatives.
State Advisor and State Chair are responsible for the management and operation of DECA
.Throughout the year, you may also work with professional leadership coaches, event professionals, and other service suppliers.The people employed by DECA
are committed to making your term as a State Officer a successful and rewarding experience.
Your cooperation, communication, and responsiveness to their requests are vital to the progress of DECA
.The State Advisor must be copied on all state officer correspondence.
Finances and implementation of policies and procedures are responsibilities of the State Advisor.State Officers are not authorized to enter into any contractual relationship, or make commitments on behalf of the association, without specific authorization of the State Advisor.
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State Officers are the key ambassadors of DECA
.This means developing an in-depth knowledge of the association, its goals, and strategy for success.This also means effectively communicating the important mission of DECA
to business, government, education, and community leaders.
State Offiers are responsibile for:
Seeking opportunities for DECA
to develop new partnerships and enhancing relationships with old friends of DECA
Supporting, promoting, and encouraging member participation with current state and national partners of DECA
Working with the Board of Directors to gain support from business and government officials for the important work of DECA