Zachary Allen

State Vice President

University of Texas-Austin



Aleecia Scott

State Vice President

Tarrant County College



Sarah Davila

State Vice President

Texas Tech University

Kiran Navaneethakrishnan

State Vice President

University of Texas at Dallas




Texas Collegiate DECA is a part of something bigger--we are a division of Collegiate DECA and DECA, Inc.  We prepare students for careers in marketing, fashion, merchandising, management, entrepreneurship, advertising, sales, integrated technology communications, finance, hospitality, culinary arts and other business and marketing career fields. 


          Activities promoted by Collegiate DECA integrate with and enhance your academic program.          We have close ties to the business community that provide career opportunities for members.


Joshua Koshy

State President

Austin Community College

Nicole Willis

State Vice President

University of North Texas


Orlando Herrera

State Vice President

University of Houston

Kimberly Sacco

State Vice President

Austin Community College

3 Ways to Join:

  • Join a  local chapter
  • Establish a new chapter
  • Join as an individual  member


Your Texas State Officers

Preparing emerging leaders and entrepreneurs in marketing, finance, hospitality, and management in high schools, colleges and universities around the globe.

Collegiate DECA inspires students to be:

  • Academically prepared to achieve your career dreams
  • Community orientedto impact your world
  • Professionally responsible with the highest ethical standards
  • Experienced leaders empowered to inspire others

Our Vision

Our Strength