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        Alumni National Officers

        Symone Gamble (Texas)

        Symone Gamble, originally from Frisco, Texas, started her career working in international finance in Barcelona, Spain and now works for Google at their headquarters in California. She supports web and mobile app developers in online advertising – helping turn their passion into profit. A former state and national officer, Symone credits her service to BPA with helping prepare her for the workforce noting that her National Officer service was a skill her current manager was impressed by and pointed out during the interview and hire process. “Business Professionals of America gave me great relationships and the confidence to be bold. It gave me leadership skills and business knowledge that I apply every day in my job. BPA was more than fun… it was an important investment in my future!”



        Paige Loew (Minnesota)

        Paige Loew is currently enrolled at St.Catherine University in St.Paul MN. She will be graduating in May 2017 with a bachelors degree in Business to Business Sales and a minor in Business Administration. Paige is currently employed by Thomas Reuters working as an Inside Sales Representative Intern. Upon graduation Paige hopes to get a job working in healthcare sales and obtain her masters degree in Healthcare Administration. Her dream job is to one day be a hospital administrator. Paige credits her success to all that she has learned through BPA, it has given her the confidence to pursue her dreams.


        Deja Gamble (Texas)

        Deja Gamble is currently enrolled at The University of Texas at Austin in Austin, TX. She is pursuing her degree in Sociology and History while also working towards her teaching degree. During the school year Deja is employed by the University of Texas where she works in the Child Development Center and during the summer she works as an Orientation Advisor. As a former State Officer, she credits much of her success to this organization. "BPA showed me how important it is to give back to others. Life moves so fast that we are often caught up in our own happiness, but my happiness comes from helping others grow and develop as leaders." One day Deja hopes to either teach or work in student affairs.


        Board of Trustees Alumni Representative

        Symone Gamble

        State Contacts

        State Year
        Contact Telephone Email
        Delaware 1977 James Sekcienski 302-604-1444 jsekcienski@yahoo.com
        Idaho 1976 Shawna Williams 208-334-3216 swilliams@pte.idaho.gov
        Illinois 1975      
        Indiana 1973 Peggy Smith   psmith@bpa.org
        Iowa 1974      
        Kansas 1979      
        Massachusetts 1975 Kristin McManus   k.mcmanus85@yahoo.com 
        Michigan 1978 Maria Myers   gemfriend192@yahoo.com
        Minnesota 1975 Lynn Dotseth 507-304-1568 dotseth@hotmail.com
        New Mexico 1975      
        Ohio 1977 LeeAnn M. Snyder   LeAnn@bpalumni.org
        Texas 1975 Mildred Woerndel   mildred_w@hotmail.com
        Wisconsin 1975 Carol Floodstrand  


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