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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:

  • 2019 NBEA Convention, April 16-20, Chicago, IL
    2019 Conference Registration Form is available ~ NEW ~
  • The Winter Issue of Notes & Quotes is now available.
  • The latest Bylaws are available on the Board page.
  • The 2018 M-PBEA Journal is now available on the Journal page.
  • Link for the 2019 M-PBEA Conference Call to Present is now available - M-PBEA Conference - June 17-19, 2019, Denver, CO
  • 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
  • Congratulations to Dawn Friedrich of Nebraska - NBEA 2018 Secondary Teacher of the Year
    Dawn Friedrich - NBEA Post Secondary Teacher of the Year
  • 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:  02/06/19