National Business Honor Society

2020!

Welcome to year FOUR of the OOHS NBHS chapter! You can find info below, can send an email to teresa_gellenbeck@olsd.us or come see Mrs Gellenbeck in room #2006!  Meeting dates will be set soon & hopefully begin in mid September!

Process: 

  1. Applicants meet qualifications, submit Membership Form & dues by deadline  
    • Current junior or senior
    • 3.0 GPA (overall) +  3.5 GPA in business courses
    • Current enrollment in or completion of third business course →  

Jr Marketing = 1 course, Sr Mktg = 1 course, Economics does not count (Social Studies) 

  1. Approval applicants will receive an official welcome letter & be inducted in the fall 
  2. Members must complete the following to maintain “active status” at end of school year, qualifying for recognition at our spring ceremony
    • Ten or more service hours; five or more must be club sponsored
    • Six+ business club meetings and/or chapter sponsored events 
    • Maintain grades/GPA 

**All dues serve as application fees. Failure to qualify/participate will not result in a refund.**

We are in the process of updating our 2020-21 Board and Officer team.

Returning Board Members include: 

  • Stephen Lewis, OOHS business teacher
  • Chrystal Shanahan, OOHS marketing teacher
  • Matt Baumgartner, OOHS guidance counselor
  • Teresa Gellenbeck, OOHS business teacher & lead advisor

2019-20 

Our Officer team consisted of our lead advisor and student officers: 

  • Fallon Bandy, Student President
  • Sophie Miller, Student Vice President
  • Nate, Jesse, Deepak, Student co-Treasurers
  • Anna Plumb, Student Secretary
  • Teresa Gellenbeck, OOHS business teacher & lead advisor

Due to the Covid-19 quarantine, we did not get to celebrate this year’s “active status” NBHS graduates! We wish you the best and hope to see returning Juniors next year! 2019-20 Active Status Graduating Seniors included…

  • Nathan Asare
  • Fallon Bandy
  • Ian Enders
  • Jesse Gyimah
  • Ben Klein
  • Yen (Tony) Liou
  • Rohit Malkan 
  • Austin Murray
  • Anna Plumb
  • Deepak Prabaharan
  • Nathaniel Roffman

2018-19

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During year two of our chapter, we more than doubled our membership, accomplished a wide variety of service projects and had a LOT of fun! Induction was held in December and we had 31 inductees with most maintaining active status through out the school year.

Requirements for joining NBHS for the 2018-19 school year included:

  • Current junior or senior
  • Current enrollment in or completion of third business course – Junior Marketing & Senior Marketing count as TWO total, need to take one additional business elective. 
  • GPA requirement // 3.0 GPA (overall) 3.5 GPA (business courses)
  • Complete three service hours + three business club activities by mid March.  This year’s activities & service projects included… 

Applicants self tracked their service hours & participation using THIS FORM which was due by April 9th, 2019.

Our end of year awards to celebrate our active-status graduates took place at 3PM in the OOHS Media Center on Wednesday, May 1st. Details are below, a printable version can be found at this link –> NHBS Flyer!

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Our 2018-19 Board Members included: 

  • Stephen Lewis, OOHS business teacher
  • Chrystal Shanahan, OOHS marketing teacher
  • Matt Baumgartner, OOHS guidance counselor
  • Jennifer Sanderow, community member & entrepreneur
  • Teresa Gellenbeck, OOHS business teacher & lead advisor

Our 2018-19 Executive Committee consists of our lead advisor and student officers: 

  • Fallon Bandy, Student President & CEO
  • Grant Weisheimer, Student Vice President & COO
  • Nate Roffman & Cailyn Rieser, Student co-Treasurers
  • Steph Sanchez, Student Secretary
  • Teresa Gellenbeck, OOHS business teacher & lead advisor

2017-18 

Our 2017-18 Executive Committee consisted of our lead advisor and student officers: 

  • Kim Nguyen, NBHS President
  • Sam Saldariaga, NBHS Vice President
  • Bobby Howard & Evan Bidstrup, NBHS co-Treasurers
  • David Cavate, NBHS Secretary
  • Milana Yarbrough & Nicholas Chugh, Marketing co-leaders
  • Teresa Gellenbeck, OOHS business teacher & lead advisor

Shout out to our inaugural class of NBHS 2017-18 inductees! 

NBHS members 2017-18

2017-18 OOHS NBHS inductees & lead Advisor, Teresa Gellenbeck

Thanks to our 2017-18 Board Members which included: 

  • Stephen Lewis, OOHS business teacher
  • Chrystal Shanahan, OOHS marketing teacher
  • Matt Baumgartner, OOHS guidance counselor
  • Scott Shepfer, community member & business/industry
  • Teresa Gellenbeck, OOHS business teacher & lead advisor