Participation in DECA, an Association of Marketing Education Students, provides a vehicle for students to employ higher order thinking skills, to interact with high-level business people and to further enhance their leadership skills through their participation in regional, state and international competitive events and local activities. For additional information visit or






Aggressive Tooling

Community First Federal Credit Union

Edward Jones

West Michigan Compounding




Mersen USA


Blake Hollenbeck Auto Sales

Impact Cleaning & Restoration

L.S. Engineering

Lacks Enterprises, Inc.


Beamer’s Tanning

Frank Nerychel Insurance Agency

Isabella Bank

McNinch Chiropractic Center

Robinet Physical Therapy


Krick Family


Thank you to our 2018 

DECA ICDC Sponsors



Parker-Arntz Plumbing & Heating, Inc.

Aggressive Tooling Inc.

Greenville Tool & Die

Bloomquist Family In memory of Walter Bloomquist

Andres Family In memory of Eric Andres

Stafford Media



Superior Foods Company

K&W Tool and Machine



Another Look Hair Institute

Carlton T. Asbourne, Douglas, MI

Refrigeration and Mechanical Services

Edward Jones

Die Cad Group, Inc.

Kemp Insurance Sure


B&O Saws, Inc.



Blake Hollenbeck

Herremans Orthodontics


Thank you to our 2017 International Business Sponsors!

Platinum Level

EPS Security
Aggressive Tooling  
Northern Lights Family Outfitters

Diamond Level

American Legion

Gold Level

Mancino’s Pizza and Grinders
K&W Tool and Machine
Herremans Orthodontics
The Heather Jones Team at Remax Brokers Plus
Blake Hollenbeck Auto Sales
Kelly Braman Photography
L.S. Engineering
Jet’s Pizza
Sweet Caroline’s
Vogue Furnishings
Gela Hair & Lash Studio
Digital Fabrication

Silver Level

Martin Eye Care
Isabella Bank
Kathy Sisler-Five Star Real Estate
Baldwin Lake Dental
Kemp Insurance Sure

Bronze Level

The Meat Shack

Your generosity is greatly appreciated!


2017 International Career Development Conference

Congratulations to Felicia Callahan, Hannah Grant & Alexa Neumann for placing in the top 20 in the School Based Enterprise event at the 2017 International Career Development Conference!





International Results 2016

School Based Enterprise Project
5th Place in the World - Danielle Mahar, Kyleigh Platt & Logan MacMillen
1st Place for Chapter Awards Program- Kinsey Golden, Lindsey Thorlund, & Olivia Sowerby

State Results 2015

International Qualifiers:
Allegra Berry, Emalie Crawford, Aubrey Watkins: School Based Enterprise Qualifiers
Drew Johnson & Emily Schnepp: Entrepreneurship Written Event- Finalists & Qualifiers
Clarice Callahan- Hospitality and Tourism Professional Selling, Finalist and Test medalist
Drew Gatchel- Professional Selling Finalist
Jennifer Gryka & Logan MacMillen- Hospitality Services Team Decision Making- Roleplay medalists and Finalists
Mackenzie Bell & Kelsie Shaw- Travel and Tourism Team Decision Making- Finalists
Tessa Weidenfeller- Business Services- Finalist

District Results 2015

Fifty-four students competed at the District 2 Career Development Conference on January 7th, earning 91 medals. Thirty-eight students qualified for the state conference in March in Grand Rapids. Great Job GHS DECA.

International Career Development Conference Results 2014
Three GHS DECA students traveled to Atlanta, Georgia, May 2-7 to compete at the most elite level DECA has to offer.

Kelly Thomas, Merit Awards Project
Hailey MacMillen & Lydia Martin- School Based Enterprise
Congratulations to Hailey and Lydia for placing in the TOP TEN of 221 teams! What an amazing accomplishment!  

State Conference Results 2014
Thirty-six Greenville students attended the state conference in Detroit. We had 13 students medal, including 10 state finalists, and 4 international qualifiers.

Megan Ayres- Overall Finalist
Allegra Berry, Case Study medalist, Overall Finalist
Markus Bouman, Case Study medalist
Seth Davis, Case Study medalist
Mikayla Davis, Overall Finalist
Anne Hilt, Test medalist
Emily Jensen, International qualifier
Josh Kunkle, Overall Finalist
Hailey MacMillen, International qualifier
Lydia Martin, International qualifier
Kelsie Shaw, Case Study medalist, Overall Finalist
Kelly Thomas, International qualifier
Aubrey Watkins, Overall Finalist

District Conference Results 2014
Forty four students competed at the District 2 conference on Monday, January 20th earning 85 medals. Thirty-seven students qualified for the state competition in Detroit, March 14-16. Great Job Greenville!!!

State Conference Results 2013

Forty five Greenville students competed at the State Career Development Conference. Congratulations to the following students for their accomplishments!

AJ Ebels- Medaled on his Test in Buying and Merchandising Management Team Decision Making
Maddie Buckner- Medaled in Role-play and was an Overall Finalist in Quick Serve Restaurant Management
Megan Ayres- Medaled in Role-play in Marketing Management
Lydia Martin- Medaled in Role-play and was an Overall Finalist in Hotel and Lodging Management
Mattie Hogan- Medaled in Role-play in Human Resources Management

The following students qualified to represent the State of Michigan (and GPS) at the International Conference in Anaheim California in late April

Taylor DeWildt-Christensen (senior)- Was an Overall Finalist and State Champion in Hospitality and Lodging Management
Emily Smith (senior)- Medaled on her Test, Role-play, was an Overall Finalist and a State Champion in Restaurant and Food Service Management--- Also graced the stage singing the National Anthem to over 3,000 DECA members at opening ceremonies!
Mikayla Davis (sophomore)- Medaled in Role-play, was an Overall Finalist and a State Champion in Principles of Hospitality and Tourism
Lauryn Day & Britta Bernth (seniors)- Medaled in Role-play, were Overall Finalists and State Champions in Sports and Entertainment Management Team Decision Making
Mattie Hogan & Kaitlyn Balko (seniors)- Medaled in School Based Enterprise and qualified for internationals.
2013 District Conference Results. 45 State Qualifiers. Congratulations Students.

2012 International Conference Results
Congratulations Peter Lindeman and Jesse Hamman - Finalists in Sports and Entertainment Marketing

2012 State Conference Results
40 medals earned, 10 International Qualifiers off to Salt Lake City, UT. Congratulations to all participants. International Qualifiers Include: Megan Altizer, Alec Czanderna, Emily Daenzer, Torrey Davis, Jesse Hamman, Stephanie Hiltz, Ana Holmes, Camie Kerridge, Peter Lindeman, & Taylor Sirard

2012 District Conference Results: 60 students qualified to compete at the state conference in March! 127 medals won. Congratulations Greenville DECA!

Congratulations Greenville DECA on your outstanding district performance. 144 Medals won, 61 State qualifiers!

Congratulations Greenville DECA for winning the Team Clean Challenge at the State Career Development Conference. 

Congratulations to the following DECA members who qualified for the International Career Development Conference:
Seth Barker- Principles of Finance
Julie Casalou- Apparel and Accessories Marketing
Michael Hebert & Andrew Magirl- Travel & Tourism Management Decision Making
Brendan McNeal- Accounting Applications
Brooke Tomcsik- our new District 2 State DECA Officer

Congratulations Greenville DECA on your outstanding district performance! 43 State Qualifiers! Over 90 Medals Won!

Greenville High School
DECA Advisor: Kelly Roney
Contact: 616-754-3681

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DECA is an association of high school marketing students. It is a co-curricular organization that teaches students necessary skills for success in the workplace. It also provides several opportunities for students to interact with business people in a professional setting. Students select an area of occupational interest where they can choose to compete in a role-play or presentation-style event.

Related Links

External LinkMichigan DECA
External LinkNational DECA