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The Mountain-Plains Business Education Association (M-PBEA) is an affiliate of the National Business Education Association (NBEA), the nation's largest professional organization devoted exclusively to serving individuals and groups engaged in instruction, administration, research, and dissemination of information for and about business.

Latest News:

  • Spring Notes & Quotes Published
    Did you miss the M-PBEA Conference? Was there a session you could not make it to?  Check out the Conferences page for presentations shared.
  • Congratulations to all of the M-PBEA Award winners:
    • Lori Hauf of North Dakota, Leadership Award
    • Kyleigh Lewis of Nebraska, Rookie Teacher of the Year
    • Debra Wolken of Nebraska, Secondary Teacher of the Year
    • Kristina Wells of North Dakota, Postsecondary Teacher of the Year
    • Dr. Carol Wright of Texas, University/Collegiate Teacher of the Year
    • Dr. Marsha Bayless of Texas, Administrator/Supervisor of the Year
    • Kelly Lammers, Deputy Director at Nebraska Department of Banking and Finance, Contributions to Business Education
  • Spring 2018 Notes & Quotes Newsletter now available
  • Congratulations to Dawn Friedrich of Nebraska - NBEA 2018 Secondary Teacher of the Year
    Dawn Friedrich - NBEA Post Secondary Teacher of the Year
  • 2018 M-PBEA Conference Hotel Info - Book TODAY!
  • M-PBEA History (PDF) 


Membership in M-PBEA is automatic when you join NBEA.  Go to and click the Join Now! link.  You may complete your form online or print and mail it. It is so easy! Contact your state or province for further membership information.  State Membership Director information is listed on the M-PBEA Board page.

M-PBEA is comprised of the following states and provinces: Colorado, Kansas, Manitoba, Nebraska, New Mexico, North Dakota, Oklahoma, Saskatchewan, South Dakota, Texas, and Wyoming. 

Last Updated:  06/21/18