Your 2017-2018 Indiana DECA State Officer Team

Drew Langford, State President


Heyyyooo Indiana DECA!! My name is Drew Langford and I am your 2017-2018 State President. I am looking forward to making this one of the most DECA-cated seasons yet!! This year I will be a senior at Avon High School. In school I am involved in wind ensemble, student government, tennis, water polo, and of course DECA! Outside of school I compete on the USTA tennis circuit as well as string racquets for my own business, DL Stringing. DECA has personally allowed me to grow in so many ways over the last three years, and I want to enable students to experience the same. I hope to connect with as many members as I can this year so feel free to follow my Instagram and Twitter! Thanks for checking out our page, and I encourage you to keep getting more involved with DECA!


Email: statepresandrew@gmail.com


What’s shakin Indiana DECA? My name’s Mason Swofford and I have the honor of 
serving as your 2015-2016 State President. I’m currently a senior at Hamilton 
Southeastern High School in Fishers, Indiana. Of course, I am active in my school’s 
DECA Chapter, as well as NHS, Student Council, Robotics Club, and Math team. 
Additionally, I enjoy playing for my school’s tennis, men’s volleyball, and academic 
teams. I hope for a DECAtastic school year with all of you. Feel free to follow me on 
twitter @masonDECA/@mswoff or shoot me an email at StatePresMason@gmail.com for 
any of your concerns or chapter visit requests.
What’s shakin Indiana DECA? My name’s Mason Swofford and I have the honor of 
serving as your 2015-2016 State President. I’m currently a senior at Hamilton 
Southeastern High School in Fishers, Indiana. Of course, I am active in my school’s 
DECA Chapter, as well as NHS, Student Council, Robotics Club, and Math team. 
Additionally, I enjoy playing for my school’s tennis, men’s volleyball, and academic 
teams. I hope for a DECAtastic school year with all of you. Feel free to follow me on 
twitter @masonDECA/@mswoff or shoot me an email at StatePresMason@gmail.com for 
any of your concerns or chapter visit requests.
What’s shakin Indiana DECA? My name’s Mason Swofford and I have the honor of 
serving as your 2015-2016 State President. I’m currently a senior at Hamilton 
Southeastern High School in Fishers, Indiana. Of course, I am active in my school’s 
DECA Chapter, as well as NHS, Student Council, Robotics Club, and Math team. 
Additionally, I enjoy playing for my school’s tennis, men’s volleyball, and academic 
teams. I hope for a DECAtastic school year with all of you. Feel free to follow me on 
twitter @masonDECA/@mswoff or shoot me an email at StatePresMason@gmail.com for 
any of your concerns or chapter visit requests.
What’s shakin Indiana DECA? My name’s Mason Swofford and I have the honor of 
serving as your 2015-2016 State President. I’m currently a senior at Hamilton 
Southeastern High School in Fishers, Indiana. Of course, I am active in my school’s 
DECA Chapter, as well as NHS, Student Council, Robotics Club, and Math team. 
Additionally, I enjoy playing for my school’s tennis, men’s volleyball, and academic 
teams. I hope for a DECAtastic school year with all of you. Feel free to follow me on 
twitter @masonDECA/@mswoff or shoot me an email at StatePresMason@gmail.com for 
any of your concerns or chapter visit requests.

Jacob Bartholome, V.P. of Technology



Hellooooo, Indiana DECA! My name is Jacob Bartholome and I am honored to serve as your 2017-2018 Vice President of Technology. I am a senior at Yorktown High School this year and this is my fourth year in DECA. In addition to DECA, I am a freshman mentor, play on the tennis team, volunteer at Big Brothers Big Sisters and participate in my church’s youth group. I am interested in aviation, and almost have my pilot’s license. If you have any questions or concerns, feel free to email me!

Email: vptechjacob@gmail.com




Addison White, V.P. of Corporate Development

What’s poppin Indiana DECA? My name is Addison White and I will be serving as your VP of Corporate Development this year. At Homestead High School in Fort Wayne, I participate in the Spartan Alliance Band, Rube Goldberg, Campus Life, and serve as an officer for the National Honors Society. My ultimate goal for Indiana DECA is to make it accessible to more students through fundraising. If you know of any organizations that would love to partner with DECA or have any questions, don’t hesitate to email me.


Email: vpcdaddison@gmail.com


Caroline Findley, V.P. of Communications

Howdy, Indiana Deca!! I’m Caroline Findley and I am super excited to serve as your 2017-2018 Vice President of Communication. I go to Terre Haute South High School and I am a senior this year. Besides DECA, I participate in NHS, Link Crew, Best Buddies, Student Council, and Senate.  I love to play soccer, run track, hang out with my friends and family, and listen to music. Feel free to follow me on instagram, twitter, or shoot me an email if you have any questions!


Email: vpcommcaroline@gmail.com


Gabie Ingoglia, District 1 President

 

Hey, Indiana DECA! My name is Gabie Ingoglia and I will be serving as your District 1 President for the 2017-2018 DECA year. I am going to be a senior at Munster High School and this is my third year in DECA and  I will be competing in travel and tourism team decision making. Outside of DECA I am involved in National Honors Society, Project X, Civics Club, and We the People. I’m also on the varsity golf and track team at my school. I love to play piano, relax at the pool, and spend time with my family. I’m super excited to be serving on your state officer team this year!


Email: d1presgabrielle@gmail.com


Julie Burkholder, District 2 President

 

What’s up Indiana DECA? My name is Julie Burkholder and I am excited to serve as your 2017-2018 District 2 President! I’m currently a senior at Jimtown High School and this is my third year in DECA. I’m also involved with the National Honor Society, powerlifting club, varsity track and field team, and Relay for Life team. Other than my passion for DECA, I love finding myself on adventures with my friends. Feel free to email me anytime and stay DECAcated!


Email: d2presjulie@gmail.com

Meghan Reddy, District 4 President

 

What’s good Indiana DECA?! My name is Meghan Reddy and I am honored to be your 2017-2018 District 4 President! I am currently a senior at Hamilton Southeastern High School and this is my third year in DECA. Besides DECA, I am a dancer, President of Student Council, and heavily involved in NHS, HSE’s Finance Academy, and Hamilton County’s LINK Youth Council. My primary goals this year are to open new chapters in District 4, add some excitement to the district competition, and rock DECA blavy. If you have any questions, ideas, or just want to say hi, feel free shoot me an email. I am DECAcated to making this year DECAtastic!


Email: d4presmeghana@gmail.com


Delaney Tejcek, District 5 President


Hey Indiana DECA! My name is Delaney Tejcek and I am your 2017-2018 District 5 President. I am currently a senior at Carmel High School and this will be my fourth year in DECA. Other than DECA I am currently involved in House of Representatives, Best Buddies, GKOM Council, and I am a competitive cheerleader at Hollywood Cheer and Tumble. My free time consists of volunteering at my local public library and spending time with my friends. My hobbies include reading, attending concerts, traveling, and meeting new people! I am looking forward to an amazing year for Indiana DECA, feel free to email me with any questions, concerns or ideas for I would love to hear them!


Email: d5presdelaney@gmail.com




Annie Bowen, District 7 President


Hello Indiana DECA!! My name is Annie Bowen and I am your 2017-2018 District 7 President. I am so excited for this year and cannot wait to see what we can achieve! This year I will be a Senior at Terre Haute North Vigo High School in Terre Haute, Indiana. This is my fourth year being in DECA. Outside of DECA I am involved in NHS, Student Council, Interact, Junior Department Club, Link Crew, HOBY, soccer, cheer, and I am my Senior Class President. I also enjoy spending time with my friends and family and love to connect with new people. I am looking forward to a great year with Indiana DECA! Feel free to follow me on Instagram - @annieebowenn, or shoot me an email with any questions, comments, or concerns.


Email: d7presannie@gmail.com


Paul Planker, District 8 President

Hi, DECA! I’m Paul Planker, and I will be serving as your District 8 President! I am a senior at Plainfield High School, and I am proud to say that I am a four-year DECA member. Along with my affinity for business, FCA, ultimate frisbee, and my dog, Babes, are all near and dear to my great, big heart. Feel free to get in touch with me for anything DECA related. Cross your T’s, dot your I’s, and don't forget to smile: DECA season is upon us.


Email: d8prespaul@gmail.com


Ellie Kerns, District 9 President

What’s happening Indiana DECA?!? My name is Ellie Kerns and I am pumped to be serving as your 2017-2018 District 9 President. I am currently a Senior at Union City Jr./Sr. High School and I’ve been in DECA for three years. Along with DECA, I’m involved in NHS, FCA, Youth Group, Apache, Basketball, Softball, and Cross Country. In my free time you might find me boating, knee boarding, running, or lifeguarding. If you have any questions feel free to email me!


Email: d9presellie@gmail.com



Jackson Baldwin, District 10 President

What's up Indiana DECA?! My name is Jackson Baldwin and I am your 2017-2018 District 10 President. I am currently a senior at Mount Vernon High School in Mount Vernon, Indiana. Not only am I involved in my school’s DECA chapter, but I also participate in Student Council, Special Olympics, and 4H. I'm also a varsity member for my high school's track team and love acting. I enjoy spending time with my family and friends and watching the Green Bay Packers play football on Sunday. I’m looking forward to a great year as your District 10 President, and feel free to contact me through my email anytime...except Saturday's; those are for the boys.


Email: d10presjackson@gmail.com


Bridget Hall, District 11/12 President

Hey y’all! I’m Bridget Hall and I am the District 11/12 President. I’m thrilled to be serving on your 2017-2018 Indiana State Officer Team! I’m a Junior at Brownstown Central and this is my third year in DECA. If I’m not working on DECA, I can be found taking pictures, going on adventures, or relaxing at home. When I’m home I watch Netflix, read novels, and hang out with my mom. Feel free to contact me with any questions, Netflix/book suggestions, or just to talk! Hope your year is as great as Indiana DECA is.