Aleko Gwynol Mari “Koko” Spoonamore (right) won 2nd place in the Small Business Management event of the Texas Business

Professionals of America State Convention held last March 7, 2011. The category is Gregory-Portland High School Chapter.

He is the grandson of the late Judge Pablo Requillo and Mrs. Paulita Requillo. Seen in photo are (l to r): sister Shannes Laura Athena; dad William Spoonamore; and mom Marelene Requillo-Spoonamore. Koko will compete in the National Convention to be held on May 4-8 in Washington, D.C. (photo by Gideon Requillo)