2019-2020 State Officer Team
Thomas Wilhoite, State President
Whats up Indiana DECA?!?! My name is Thomas Wilhoite and I am honored to serve as your Indiana DECA State President. I am a senior at Yorktown High School this year and it is my fourth year as a DECA member. Besides DECA I am a part of Dance Marathon, Student Council, cross country, and my schools mentor program. Feel free to follow me on instagram (@thomas.wilhoite) and Twitter (@ThomasWilhoite) or email me if you have any questions. Hope your year is DECAtastic!
Jordan Bradley, VP of Career Development
Hey Indiana DECA! My name is Jordan Bradley and I will be serving as your 2019-2020 Vice President of Career Development. I am a current senior at Terre Haute North High School. Outside of DECA. I also enjoy boating with my friends and spending time with my family. I am involved in National Honor Society, the baseball team, and Debate Club. I am very excited to be working with all of you fantastic DECA members this year and feel free to contact me any of your questions or concerns!
Peyton Davis, VP of Leadership
How we doing Indiana DECA? My name is Peyton Davis and I’m your VP of Leadership. I’m a senior at Bloomfield High School and I’ve been involved with DECA for four years. Besides DECA, I play tennis and golf, I’m the President of our Student Council, BPA, Ping-Pong Club, and Spikeball Club, member of National Honor Society, and I volunteer weekly at a local nursing home. I’m super pumped to be a member of Team 74 and can’t wait to work with you guys! Feel free to follow me on Instagram @davispey or email me with any questions you may have!
Julia Sonntag, VP of Marketing
What’s up Indiana DECA? My name is Julia Sonntag and I am so excited to serve as your VP of Marketing! I am currently a senior at Terre Haute Vigo High School. Besides DECA, I am also a member of Interact Club and National Honors Society. In my free time, I like to hang out with my family and friends and travel. Feel free to follow my Instagram or my Twitter- @juliasonntag45 or shoot me an email with any questions!
Megan Fletcher, VP of Community Service
What’s up Indiana DECA? My name is Megan Fletcher and I am your 2019-20 VP of Community Service! I’m a senior at Monrovia High School, and I am involved with SADD Club, Sunshine Club and Student Government. I’m also a math and science tutor as well as the varsity basketball manager. I cannot wait for my third year of being involved in DECA! Feel free to follow my Instagram @megan.amayah, add my snapchat mfletcher636, or email me!
Jacob Koets, VP of Technology and Communications
What’s up Indiana DECA! My name is Jacob Koets and I will be serving as Indiana DECA VP of Tech/Comm. I’m a senior at Jimtown High School where I’m involved in a lot of activities along with DECA, such as football, powerlifting, track and field, student government, NHS, and Fellowship of Christian Athletes. Feel free to follow me on Instagram and Twitter @JacobKoets! Hopefully we can make this the best year possible!
Kate Beam, Region 1 President
What is up Indiana DECA? My name is Katelynn Beam and I will be serving as your Region 1 President. I am a senior at LaVille Jr. Sr. High School. On top of DECA, I am captain of the volleyball team,president of student council, a member of the track team, NHS, mentoring, and pep club. I spend a lot of my time hanging out with friends and family, while also attending my high school athletic events and cheering on my fellow classmates. My main goal for this year is to bring relations between chapters of our region closer. I am stoked to be working with you guys this year! If you have any questions, feel free to reach out to me through email and follow my twitter and Instagram @katebeam_!
Muntu Munaf, Region 2 President
How’s it going Indiana DECA? My name is Muntu Munaf and I’ll be serving as your 2019-2020 Region 2 President. I am currently a junior at Hamilton Southeastern High School. Outside of DECA, I am involved in Econ Club, Best Buddies, Speech and Debate, Olio Road Productions, National Honors Society, and my school’s ambassador program. I love sports (basketball), cars, and experiencing new things. I am so excited to work with the rest of the State Leadership Team to take Indiana DECA to new heights! Shoot me a message on social media if you have any questions or if you just want to talk!
Madison Stagge, Region 3 President
Heyyyyyyyyyyyyy, Indiana DECA! My name is Madison Stagge, but you guys can call me Maddy! I am your 2019-2020 Region 3 president. I am a senior at Yorktown High School, this is my third year doing DECA and I don’t regret it. Outside of DECA I am involved in Riley Dance Marathon EXEC Committee, Key Club, Mentor Program, Spanish Club, and Student Council. I am also a varsity member of our cross country and track team. I enjoy spending time with my family and friends. Some activities that my friends and I love doing are Friday night hot yoga sessions, concerts, boating, swimming, and trying different ice cream places. I am looking forward to a great year with Indiana DECA as your Region 3 president. If you ever have any questions shoot me an email! Also feel free to follow me on Instagram (@madddyyyyyyyyyyyyy) and Twitter (mstagge4)!
Claire Thrift, Region 4 President
Hey Indiana DECA! My name is Claire Thrift and I am your 2019-2020 Region 4 President. I am a senior at Terre Haute North Vigo High School and I am proud to say that I am a four-year DECA member. Outside of DECA I am involved in National Honors Society, Interact Club, and the North girls golf team. I enjoy spending time with my friends and family. I love to travel, boat, ski, and golf. I am looking forward to a great year serving Indiana DECA! Feel free to follow me on instagram (@claire.thrift), twitter (@ThriftClaire), or shoot me an email if you have any questions!
Sriya Koganti, Region 5 President
HELLO Indiana DECA! My name is Sriya Koganti and I am thrilled to be your Region 5 President! I am a junior at Avon High School (Go Orioles!) and I couldn’t be more excited to serve the coolest region in Indiana: Region 5. I am also involved with Avon’s Speech Team, Model United Nations, and the Back-to-Back State Champion Avon Symphony Orchestra. Additionally, I love doing henna, so go ahead and follow @hennabysriya to see more. Throughout this year, I hope to get to know you all and learn more about each and everyone of you! Feel free to reach out to me through email and follow me on Instagram @sriya.koganti. HERE WE GO Indiana DECA, it’s gonna be a great year and I can’t wait to meet you!