DECA Recognizes National Advisory Board Partners for Their Longtime Support

Apr 24, 2023

DECA’s National Advisory Board (NAB) is comprised of 50 major corporations, foundations, universities and associations that provide recommendations, advice and support to the DECA Inc. Board of Directors, staff and advisors. In addition to sponsoring their own projects with DECA, NAB companies work together to provide advice to DECA on a variety of issues such as strategic planning, skill standards for DECA programs and competitive events as well as professional development.

Years of Service

Congratulations to these outstanding National Advisory Board partners for reaching new milestones of service to DECA.

  • 5 Years - EDGE Productions
  • 5 Years - Savanah College of Art and Design (SCAD)
  • 10 Years - Association of International Certified Professional Accountants (AICPA-CIMA)
  • 10 Years - Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT), Saunders College of Business
  • 20 Years - Herff Jones, Inc.
  • 20 Years - Jostens, Inc.
  • 20 Years - Knowledge Matters (eDynamic Learning)
  • 30 Years - Otis Spunkmeyer (Aspire Bakeries)


Cindy Allen
Director of Sponsorships

Cindy Allen is DECA's director of sponsorships. In this role, she develops strategic corporate partnerships and serves as liaison between DECA Inc. and its partnering organizations. She also manages DECA’s scholarship program, coordinates advertising and exhibits and works with special event activities.

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