President Bio

Jaron McCully

Jaron is honored to serve as UNLV DECA’s Administrative Vice President for Fall 2021 and appointed President for Spring 2022. His DECA story began during his junior year at Liberty High School’s DECA chapter, where he developed an interest in business and leadership. He placed 2nd in Business Law & Ethics at the Nevada DECA competition and became the Vice President of Marketing for his high school chapter during his senior year. Now, he serves on UNLV DECA’s officer team and aims to enhance the DECA experience.
Jaron is a sophomore completing a BSBA in International Business and a minor in Japanese. He is passionate about travel and language, and he aspires to incorporate those passions in his plans to become employed with the Department of State as a Foreign Service Officer. To date, he has traveled to 36 countries, and he will be studying abroad in Hiroshima, Japan for the 2022-2023 school year. In his free time, Jaron enjoys immersing in the Japanese language, working out, playing Smash Bros., and hanging out with his friends.
Jaron is always working to improve his professionalism, business acumen, and the quality of organizations he is a part of. This year, he intends to revive UNLV DECA spirit, strengthen collaboration among the officer team, and provide members with an additional outlet to a fun and rewarding college experience. By the end of the school year, he hopes to make a positive impact on UNLV DECA and the people whom he meets along the way.