2017 ACTE CareerTech VISION

Olivia Datta, Eastern Region Vice President, and LeAna Truong, Postsecondary/Collegiate Board Representative, recently represented HOSA at the ACTE CareerTech Vision Conference in Nashville, Tennessee on December 6-9. ACTE CareerTech Vision conference is where educators, 


industry representatives, and business leaders connect, learn and grow. HOSA participated in the ACTE CareerTech Expo and sponsored a special luncheon hosted by ACTE Vice President for Health Science for HOSA Advisors and Health Science Educators.

During the luncheon, three outstanding individuals were recognized for their leadership and commitment to Health Science Education.

Leadership Award: Nancy Allen, Associate Director, HOSA-Future Health Professionals from Clemson, South Carolina. 

Health Science Teacher of the Year: Dustin Hicks, Oklahoma Practical Nursing Instructor and Simulation Specialist at Meridian Technology Center in Stillwater, Oklahoma 

Outstanding Service Award: Jane Best, Practical Nursing III Instructor, Chesapeake Career Center, in Chesapeake, Virginia (not pictured).