XENA — Jamestown native Tia Peckham placed fifth at the recent Business Professionals of America National Leadership Conference in Indianapolis. The Greene County Career Center senior competed in the Administrative Research Project event and wrote and presented a paper on school safety. Peckham is completing her studies in the International Business and Finance program.
All Greene County Career Center students are members of a career-technical organization. Business Professionals of America is the leading organization for students pursuing careers in business management, office administration, information technology and other related career fields. Joanne Hodgson is the International Business and Finance instructor at Greene County Career Center and served as Peckham’s advisor.