State Leadership Conference
February 20, 2020 - Lake Buena Vista, FL
National Leadership Conference
Washington, DC - May 6-10, 2019
Welcome to Florida BPA
Giving Purpose to Potential.

BPA IN ACTION

Thomas “Kyle” Bennett Elected to National Officer Team

Crooms AOIT Senior Thomas “Kyle” Bennett was elected to serve as the 2019-2020 Secondary National Historian. Kyle did a phenomenal job throughout the entire election process and made our state proud. Kyle is our first member elected to National Office since our State Advisor Devin Alexander.

COMING NEXT

Board of Directors/Executive Council Meeting

September 19-21, 2019

Orlando, Fl

The Florida Board of Directors, Regional Advisors, and State Officer Team will be meeting in Orlando in a couple of weeks to plan for the upcoming year. One of the primary focuses this year for the Board of Directors will be developing our organizational Strategic Plan for the 2020-2024 years. Be on the lookout for more information to come following the meeting.

BPA IN THE NEWS

BUSINESS PROFESSIONALS OF AMERICA ANNOUNCES NEW PARTNERSHIP WITH APPRENTICESHIP.GOV

Business Professionals of America (BPA) is pleased to announce a newly-established partnership with Apprenticeship.gov which will enable the organization’s members to explore how apprenticeship programs can launch high-skilled, family-sustaining careers. “With so many companies nationally and internationally finding success in offering apprenticeship programs, this partnership is a great example of how Business Professionals of America continues to invest in educational opportunities available to the students and advisors that make up our organization’s membership,” said Dr. Ross.

Alumni SpotlightJames Shefferman

BPA allowed me to gain an enormous amount of skills like the correct way to act in a professional setting, how to network, speaking confidently in front of a group of people, effective leadership and so much more. Overall, BPA was an opportunity to receive a taste of the professional world at a young age that was fun, competitive and exciting. 

BPA By the Numbers

We have over
45,000
Members Nationwide

in
1800
Chapters

Within
25
States (including Puerto Rico & Haiti)

With Over
$60,000
Donated to the Special Olympics

Thank you to our Business Partners

From sponsors and volunteers, to vendor exhibitors, there are so many ways to get involved with Business Professionals of America!