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        ABOUT THE STATE ASSOCIATION ADVISORY COUNCIL

        The State Association Advisory Council (SAAC) serves as a liaison between State Associations, Board of Trustees and National Staff of Business Professionals of America. The Council promotes the Mission, Vision, and goals of the national organization and provides input to the BPA Board of Trustees and National Staff regarding national programs and activities affecting State Associations.

        The State Association Advisor Council collaborates with BPA's Classroom Education Advisory Council as well as other support groups and special committees to improve programs. In addition, members of the Council support and facilitate the implementation of programs, policies and activities as established by the Board of Trustees of Business Professionals of America.

        The membership of SAAC consists of one Secondary and one Post-secondary representative from each affiliated state as well as one BPA/Career Education Club of Florida representative.

         

         


        BPA States | SAAC Members
         

        BPA is a national student organization with more than 45,000 members located throughout 25 states and Puerto Rico. Use the map below to find the State Advisor within each state where BPA currently has chapters. For states with representation, you will be able to identify the State Advisor’s name and email address as well as state-specific website (where available).

        To see if there is an established local chapter within your state, first try locating it through our online Chapter Zip Code Search Tool. If your search returns no results, please contact the specific advisor identified within your state listed on the below map. 


        Alaska
        Amy Riddle, Secondary 
        907.352.0428
        amy.riddle@matsuk12.us  


        Delaware
        Lisa Wilson, Middle Level, Secondary
        302.857.3323
        lisa.wilson@doe.k12.de.us  

        Florida
        Sonya Russell, Middle Level, Secondary, Post-secondary
        russells1@duvalschools.org 


        Idaho
        Shauna Williams, Secondary, Post-secondary
        208.334.3216 
        slwilliams@cte.idaho.gov  


        Illinois
        Glenna Pyzik, Secondary, Post-secondary
        630.717.1547
        glennajpyzik@att.net  

        Kye-Anne Wilborn, Chicago area Secondary
        773.553.2461 
        kwwilborn@cps.k12.il.us


        Indiana
        Debbie Darnell, Secondary, Middle Level
        debbie.darnell@indianabpa.org

        Brian Wolfe, Post-secondary
        brian.wolfe@indianabpa.org 


        Iowa
        Deb Jones, Secondary, Post-secondary
        712.852.5241
        djones@iowalakes.edu 


        Kansas
        Amber McNew, Secondary
        amcnew@usd266.com 

         

        Massachusetts
        Judith McKinstry, Secondary, Post-secondary
        508.277.2459 
        judithbmckinstry@gmail.com 


        Michigan
        Maurice S. Henderson, Secondary, Post-secondary
        734.487.1700 
        maurice.henderson@emich.edu 

        Ron Draayer, Middle Level
        rdraayer@davenport.edu


        Minnesota
        Jacklyn J. Schiller, Secondary
        218.847.5355
        jackie@tekstar.com  

        Deb Schwager, Post-secondary
        schwagerdeb58@gmail.com


        Montana
        Lisa Parker, Secondary
        406.579.3697
        lparkermtbpa@gmail.com 

        New Mexico
        Christine Phipps, Middle Level, Secondary
        575.562.4729
        christine.phipps@enmu.edu 

        Ohio
        Amy Burris, Secondary, Post-secondary
        614.387.2276 
        ohiobpa@gmail.com 

        H. Roger Fulk, Post-secondary
        419.586.0337 
        roger.fulk@wright.edu


        Oklahoma
        Mark Burch, Middle Level, Secondary, Post-secondary 
        405.743.5117
        mark.burch@careertech.ok.gov  

        Rhode Island
        Tom Gauthier, Post-secondary
        401.598.4909
        thomas.gauthier@jwu.edu  

        South Carolina
        Jennifer Molnar, Secondary
        molnarj@fort-mill.k12.sc.us 

        Texas
        Diana Weber, Middle Level, Secondary/Associate, Post-secondary
        210.386.4983 
        mrsweberbpa@gmail.com 


        Wisconsin
        Scott Elza, Post-secondary
        Scott.Elza@witc.edu

         

         

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