State Officer Team
Our State Officers
Secondary Division President
Keegan Ward is beyond excited to be serving as this year’s Secondary State President! He can’t wait to travel the state and network with Idaho’s members. While this is his fourth year as a member and second as a state officer, he is still looking forward to the new opportunities and experiences in this upcoming membership year. Keegan developed a passion for BPA due to the unique leadership and career exploration opportunities our organization provides. Keegan is currently a senior at Burley High School. When he is not doing BPA, he enjoys playing golf and hanging out with family and friends. Keegan wants to make sure that all members know they can reach out to him or any member of the team with questions or ideas for the year.
Secondary Division Vice President
Jack Johnston is delighted to serve as Idaho BPA’s Secondary State Vice President for the 2020-21 year. As a fourth year member of BPA, Jack has had the opportunity to attend multiple state and national conferences, finding passion and success in his events while also serving as Post Falls High School’s chapter President. He plans to use the upcoming year to elevate the membership experience and allow members to become more interconnected with others from across the state. Outside of BPA, Jack also competes in IHSAA Speech, has a practically full-time job at a local theme park, and is willing to talk your ear off about anything related to soccer, sci-fi, and Netflix. Jack can’t wait to get started on this new year of BPA and the potential that comes with it.
Secondary Division Secretary
Kathryn Cox is so honored to be able to serve the members of Idaho BPA as the Secondary State Secretary! This is her fourth year in Idaho BPA and she can't wait to give back to the organization and the members that have given her so much. She joined BPA her freshman year as a way to be with her friends and fell in love with the people and opportunities BPA brings into her life. Kathryn is a senior at Burley High School and aside from BPA loves hanging out with friends and participating in LEOS, NHS, and community theatre. Kathryn wants you to stay excited about this year, there are a lot of amazing things in the works!
Secondary Division Historian/Parlimentarian
Alfredo Cosio is super enthusiastic about being able to serve the Idaho BPA organization as the Secondary State Historian/Parliamentarian. Alfredo has been a student member for 4 years and is a senior at Wendell High School. He first developed a passion for BPA his freshman year when he had the opportunity to compete at the 2018 SLC. His favorite part of BPA is being able to network with members from different chapters and backgrounds. Aside from BPA Alfredo enjoys hanging out with friends, reading, and competing for his school's FFA chapter. Alfredo’s number one goal for this year is to help with the growth of this amazing student organization and to be able to build a long-lasting relationship with every single member!
Post-secondary Division President
Garett Christensen is looking forward to serving as the 2020-2021 Post Secondary State President. Garett has been a part of BPA since his freshman year in high school. Throughout his career in BPA he has served as a chapter officer, assisted Nationals on the Host Committee, and now serves as a state officer. Garett is looking forward to connecting with all of Post Secondary Idaho and working closely with each university. Garett is currently going into his senior year for his Music Education degree. He hopes to finish strong and one day conduct his own symphony. Garett loves to play and learn about music. Outside of BPA and music, he loves to hang out with his family and friends, go on adventures, and play sports. He hopes Post Secondary Idaho knows he is here to support them, as we step into the future, and to reach out anytime.