402Virginia TSA participants ended a successful 2016-2017 year on a definite high note. The 2017 National TSA conference, held at the Rosen Shingle Creek resort and conference center in Orlando, Florida, an enthusiastic group of Virginia TSA participants leave it’s mark. 88 teams and individuals crossed the stage receiving top 10 finalist awards. 5 of those also received 1st place trophies while 10 others received a 2nd place and 14, 3rd place trophies. During the Recognition Assembly on day 2, 8 students received a Gold Achievement award and 4 students were inducted into the Technology Honor Society. Advisors Sam Turner & Jerry Ridgeway were recognized as Advisor’s of Year. The final excitement was witnessing the newly installed 2017-2018 National TSA officer team which included President, Aala Nasir & Vice President Jessica Strait of Virginia TSA, close the conference.