Executive Committee

Kimberly Rowe Barney , President

LaCulia “Jackie” Pope, 1st Vice President

Kimberly Jackson,  2nd Vice President

Vanessa Duffin, Recording Secretary

Yvette Armour, Treasurer

Carolyn Dishmon, Immediate Past President


Elected Officers

Angela Waller Walker, Assistant Corresponding Secretary

Mimi Orr-Tubbs, Assistant Financial Secretary

Kimberly Thomas, Assistant Financial Secretary

Patricia Dunlap, Assistant Recording Secretary

Donna Wright, Assistant Treasurer

Michelle Dickerson, Chair of Audit Committee

Fontella Long, Corresponding Secretary

Taiyuan M. Banks, Custodian

Jaclyn Allen, Financial Secretary

Toyia Miller-Peters, Sergeant at Arms


Appointed Officers

Monique Foster, Assistant Sergeant at Arms

Tovis Ingram, Assistant Sergeant at Arms/Timekeeper

Marcie Wilson, Chaplain

Arnetta Cornelius, Historian

Natalie Mason, Journalist

Collette Walton, Parliamentarian


Committee Chairs – Internal Committees

Internal Committee

Kimberly Rowe-Barney, Chair

Audit *

Michelle Dickerson, Chair


Finance Committee****

Yvette Armour, Chair

Information & Communications

Pamela Jackson, Co-Chair

Tyanna McCann, Co-Chair

Heritage and Archives

Arnetta Cornelius, Chair

Legal (Ad Hoc)

Susan C.S. Jackson, Chair

Long Range Strategic Planning

 Virgie Bullie, Co-Chair

Tchicaya Ellis Robertson, Co-Chair

Nominating Committee

Natalie Mason, Chair

Nominating Committee

Natalie Mason, Chair

Policy and Procedures

Collette Walton, Chair

Naomi Gilbert, Co-Chair

Denise Hoskin- Snelling, Co-Chair

Presidents’ Council

Carolyn Dishmon, Chair

Rituals & Ceremonies

Colandra Ebert-Hamilton, Co-Chair

Natalie Mason, Co-Chair

Strategic Partnership (Ad Hoc)

Marilyn Arnold, Co-Chair

Linda Franklin, Co-Chair


Ashanti Howard, Chair

Erinn Gordon, Co-Chair

Committee Chairs – Membership Services

Membership Services

LaCulia “Jackie” Pope, Chair

Chaplain’s Council

Marcie Wilson, Chair

Felicia Epting, Co-Chair

Collegiate Transition Task Force formerly  A.C.E.

Quiana George, Co-Chair

Tanya Duplessis, Co-Chair


Pamela Rice, Co-Chair

Sonja Lindsey, Co-Chair

Delta D.E.A.R.S (Ad Hoc)

Jo-Ann Hunigan, Co-Chair

Demetra Kirksey, Co-Chair


Kathy Zeigler, Co-Chair

Samantha Goosby-Jacobs, Co-Chair

Founders Day 2019

Carolyn Dishmon, Chair


E’Toyare Williams, Co-Chair

Deborah Boyd, Co-Chair

Reclamation & Retention

Kimberly Thomas , Co-Chair

Fontella Long, Co-Chair


Tyanna McCann, Co-Chair

Tovis Ingram, Co-Chair

2019 National Convention (Ad Hoc)

LaCulia “Jackie” Pope, Chair


Committee Chairs – Program Planning & Development

Program Planning & Development

Kimberly Jackson, Chair

PPD – Cursive Writing Program

Glenda Rowe, Co-Chair

Yvonne Wells, Co-Chair

PPD – Kiddy Chess Program

Glenda Rowe, Co-Chair

Yvonne Wells, Co-Chair

Arts & Letters

Joyce Carter, Chair

Cynthia Turnquest, Co-Chair


Joyce Carter, Chair

Arts & Letters Heritage Tour

Joyce Carter, Chair

Cynthia Turnquest, Co-Chair

Dawn Brooks-Ellis, Co-Chair

Collette Walton, Co-Chair

Economic Development

Tena Sanders, Chair

Educational Development

Danielle Franklin, Chair

Delta Academy

Nicole Thompson, Co-Chair

Stephanie Flennoy, Co-Chair

Delta G.E.M.S.

Meagan Stokes, Co-Chair

Ariane Chew, Co-Chair


International Awareness and Involvement

Joy Washington, Chair

Physical and Mental Health

Victoria Gist, Chair

Itasca Waiters, Co-Chair

Political Awareness and Involvement

Nicole Griffin Wilson, Co-Chair

Danata Andrews, Co-Chair


Yvonne Wells, Chair

Community Outreach Programs

Courtney Alexander, Co-Chair

Breakfast With Santa

Paulette Graham, Chair

Rashawn Turner, Co-Chair


New Faith, Carolyn Dishmon, Chair

St. Irenaeus, Sophia Taylor, Chair


Ericka Hamilton, Co-Chair

Yvonette Lawson, Co-Chair

Resource Development

Tracey Payne, Chair

Josephine Blackmon, Co-Chair

Cynthia Howard, Co-Chair

2018 Greek Sisterhood

Sheryl Gilmore, Co-Chair

Sherese Johnson, Co-Chair

Yvonette Lawson, Co-Chair

2018 NYE Gala

Keli Avery, Co-Chair

E’Toyare Williams, Co-Chair

2019 Crimson and Cream Pageant

Brenda Peters, Chair

Mandy Williams Lilly, Co-Chair

2019 Golf Outing

Aisha Barnes, Chair

Daleta Mitchell, Co-Chair

Pamela Jackson, Co-Chair

Risk Management

Sonja Lindsey, Chair

Step Team

Denika Wilson, Chair



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