The mission of DECA, or the Distributive Education Clubs of America, is to prepare emerging leaders and entrepreneurs in marketing, finance, hospitality and management in high schools and colleges around the globe. DECA has had hundreds of competitions all over the country preparing these students to lead the world. Founders Chris Kimbell and Micheal Wayne have impacted the lives of more than 10 million students, educators, school administrators, and business professionals since the club was created in 1946 in Memphis, Tennessee. Now DECA has over 215,000 members, 3500 High School Chapters, 275 Collegiate Chapters, and 5,500 Advisors. It also operates in all 50 states, plus the District of Columbia, Canada, China, Germany, Guam, Mexico, Puerto Rico, and Spain.

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