Gilma Rivera – VP of Marketing

Gilma Rivera is honored to serve as your 2017-2018 Nevada DECA Vice President of Marketing. She is eager to strengthen the unification of Nevada DECA by using the power of social media and conquering challenges along the way.

As a senior at Arbor View High School, Gilma is enrolled in the Marketing Program of Study. A dedicated member of DECA since her freshman year, Gilma has had the privilege to serve three different officer positions including as chapter president. She has gained great knowledge by attending the Western Region Leadership Conference in California, the Ultimate DECA Power Trip in Texas, and the Western Region Leadership Conference in Washington, D.C. With this experience, Gilma has a clear understanding of how crucial networking and social media is throughout Nevada’s delegation of emerging leaders.

Although DECA is Gilma’s true devotion, she finds time to dedicate to other passions and extracurricular activities. She has played the violin since the age of eight and is also a performer in her school’s top orchestra. Along with the violin, she also plays the ukulele, guitar, viola, and piano. Gilma is also a member of Arbor View’s Student Organization of Latinos, Cultural Diversity Committee, and Interclub Council.

It has been Gilma’s dream since her freshman year to serve as a Nevada DECA State Officer. DECA has instilled great qualities in Gilma and has taught her many useful things. She cannot wait for the amazing networking opportunities we will have for the 2017-2018 year.