DECA’s mission is to prepare emerging leaders and entrepreneurs in marketing, finance, hospitality, and management.
Our goal is to prepare the next generation to be academically prepared, community-driven, and professionally experienced in order to lead the world well.
91% of DECA members report that DECA has influenced their future plans for college and career. DECA members are also seven times more likely to study business topics in college.
Annual Leadership Events
New York DECA’s Executive Officers are elected by the student members to provide leadership for the academic year. As our primary student public relations agents, New York DECA’s Executive Officers represent more than 5,500 members to a variety of stakeholders and develop a program of work to assist in the implementation of New York DECA’s strategic plan.
Board of Directors
New York DECA is governed by the Board of Directors who establish policies relative to the interpretation and implementation of the constitution and bylaws.