Adangelo Roura is graduating senior from John Hersey High School in Arlington Heights, IL. He believes his involvement with DECA has given him a meaningful opportunity to develop a deeper understanding of various industry concepts and to become immersed in the world of business thus igniting a passion for entrepreneurship and a sense of purpose for his future dreams. Being able to interact with realistic roleplays has allowed him to experience firsthand how rewarding business can be. He's learned how to provide dynamic solutions by leveraging multiple resources, and will work towards strengthening those skills in college and beyond.
The NSHSS-DECA Scholarship awards high school juniors and seniors who are DECA members and who intend to pursue a college major in marketing, finance, hospitality, or business.