Leah Hoffman is a senior from Belvidere North High School in Belvidere, Ill. During her time at Belvidere North DECA, Leah was the Vice President of Competition and chapter President, and helped grow her chapter’s membership by 50%. Leah also served as the Illinois DECA Vice President of Public Relations. Outside of DECA Leah is also involved in National Honor Society, where she served as Vice President, National Spanish Honor Society and National English Honor Society. Leah was also the captain of her debate team and served on her student advisory board. This year Leah is looking forward to representing the Central Region and helping her region increase their involvement in the IMPACT program, increasing the student involvement in this organization and connecting with individuals to further grow leadership capabilities.