Career and Technical Education Center

Frisco ISD Business Professionals of America Bring Home National Champions

May 23, 2016


Twenty-three members of Frisco ISD Business Professionals of America attended and competed at the BPA National Leadership Conference in Boston, Massachusetts, May 5-9, 2016.  These students competed among 5,600 BPA members across the nation.

Business Professionals of America is the leading CTSO (Career and Technical Student Organization) for students pursuing careers in business management, office administration, information technology and other related career fields. BPA has 43,000 members in over 2,300 chapters in 23 states.

Career and Technical Education Center

1st Place
Michael Chen (Liberty) – Computer Security

2nd Place
Michael Chen; Harsh Ramesh; Nikhil Gupta (Liberty) – Network Design Team

5th Place
Shawn Kennedy (Centennial) - System Administration Using Cisco          

10th Place
Nicholas Lovan (Liberty) - Network Administration Using Microsoft

Industry Certifications Earned:

Luke McGuire (Wakeland), Nicholas Lovan (Liberty) - MTA Windows Operating System Fundamentals

Michael Chen (Liberty) – MTA Security Fundamentals

Harsh Ramesh, Michael Chen, Nikhil Gupta and Nicholas Lovan (Liberty), Luke McGuire (Wakeland), Shawn Kennedy (Centennial)  -- MTA Networking Fundamentals Certification