Miami Dade College Students Place in Top Ten at Phi Beta Lambda State Leadership Conference

Miami, March 31, 2021 – Students from Miami Dade College’s (MDC) Homestead, Kendall, North, Wolfson and Padrón Campuses took home multiple awards at this year’s virtual Florida Phi Beta Lambda (PBL) State Leadership Conference, where they faced off with colleges and universities from across the state and placed in the top ten.  The winners will compete at the 2021 PBL National Leadership Conference June 24 – July 2, 2021.

Phi Beta Lambda is the premier collegiate business organization in the country. With dedicated advisors and hard-working officers as its foundation, MDC’s PBL chapter has earned more than a hundred awards in state and national competitions. In addition, PBL embraces a spirit of community service, taking part in numerous fundraisers and charity events throughout the year.

This year’s winners are:

 Accounting for Professionals

Rolaindjv Desir, 2nd Place, Wolfson Campus

Accounting Principles

Jaime Jimenez Vega, 1st Place, Padrón Campus

Rolaindjv Desir, 2nd Place, Wolfson Campus

Administrative Support Technology

Steven Olvera, 1st Place, Homestead Campus

Business Communications

Damariz Sosa, 1st Place, Wolfson Campus

Adriana Romero-Euceda, 2nd Place, Wolfson Campus

Carolina Miranda, 3rd Place, Kendall Campus

Business Law

Cristina Barreto, 2nd Place, North Campus

Computer Concepts

Rocio Vicentela, 2nd Place, Padrón Campus

Samir Kalouf, 3rd Place, North Campus

Cost Accounting

Joel Zambrano, 1st Place, Wolfson Campus


Ryan Campos, 1st Place, North Campus

Economic Analysis and Decision Making

Nicholas Perez, 1st Place, North Campus

Emily Garmizo, 1st Place, North Campus

Fabiana Aguilar, 1st Place, North Campus

Financial Concepts

Jaime Jimenez Vega, 2nd Place, Padrón Campus

Joshua Ynirio, 3rd Place, Kendall Campus

Help Desk

Adriana Romero-Euceda, 1st Place, Wolfson Campus

Hospitality Management

Ruby Rodriguez, 1st Place, Wolfson Campus

Jaelena Moreira, 1st Place, Wolfson Campus

Human Resource Management

Sierra Bice, 1st Place, Wolfson Campus

Impromptu Speaking

Edwin Maldonado, 2nd Place, Wolfson Campus

Information Management

Gianni McCoy, 1st Place, North Campus

Insurance Concepts

Allison Martinez, 2nd Place, North Campus

Zoe Villafane, 3rd Place, Padrón Campus

Integrated Marketing

Damirez Sosa, 1st Place, Wolfson Campus

Justice Administration

Cristina Barreto, 1st Place, North Campus

Stephany Tejera, 2nd Place, North Campus


John Patrick Reyes, 1st Place, Wolfson Campus

Fabiana Aguilar, 2nd Place, North Campus

Brian Delgado, 3rd Place, North Campus

Management Analysis and Decision Making

Stephany Tejera, 1st Place, North Campus

William Ramons, 1st Place, North Campus

Allison Martinez, 1st Place, North Campus

Management Concepts

David de Quesada, 1st Place, Kendall Campus


Gianni McCoy, 2nd Place, North Campus

Networking Concepts

John Patrick Reyes, 2nd Place, Wolfson Campus

Organizational Behavior and Leadership

Cristina Barreto, 1st Place, North Campus

Programming Concepts

Daniel Pineda, 2nd Place, Wolfson Campus

Samir Kalouf, 3rd Place, North Campus

Project Management

Andrea Moran, 3rd Place, North Campus

Public Speaking

Daniel Cerrato, 3rd Place, Padrón Campus

Strategic Analysis

Ryan Campos, 1st Place, North Campus

Brian Delgado, 1st Place, North Campus

Daniel Peralta, 1st Place, North Campus

Sports Management and Marketing

Michael Perez, 1st Place, Kendall Campus