NCHS Restaurant Management Team recognized at 2016 Texas Restaurant Association Expo
NCHS Restaurant Management Team recognized
at 2016 Texas Restaurant Association Expo
24, 2016 | Yes Minded| Over the
summer, the New Caney High School Restaurant Management Team attended the 2016
Texas Restaurant Association Expo and was honored for their achievements.
For team members Haley Lewis, Yarumi Guerrero, Mysterie
Roberson and Kayla Gebauer, 2016 has been an exciting year. The Restaurant
Management Team was honored at the expo for being the 2016 Texas ProStart State
Champions and winning the National title. The team placed 1st out of 43 teams
across the nation and showcased the New Caney High School Culinary Arts program
During the two-day expo, the students were recognized at a
presidential gala and ran the Texas Restaurant Association Education Foundation
booth where they shared their experiences with ProStart and their restaurant
concept. Later, the students volunteered
at the annual Lonestar Bash held to raise scholarship money.
Two members of the team, Haley Lewis and Yarumi Guerrero, as
well as Lead Instructor, Cherie Busch, were featured in a three-part publicity
video series sharing their experiences with the Texas ProStart curriculum and
The students are thankful for all the opportunities and
experiences ProStart has afforded them, including college scholarships and the
ability to make industry contacts.