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Gamma Nu Omega Chapter Leadership

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Gamma Nu Omega Members who are Former Members of the Directorate

Dr. Dorothy Buckhanan Wilson

29th International President 2014 - 2018

Administration/Program Focus: “Launching New Dimensions of Service”: 1) Educational Enrichment, 2) Health Promotion, 3) Family Strengthening, 4) Environmental Ownership and 5) Global Impact Signature program: ASCEND Youth Enrichment Program served more than 40,000 students. Donated 1 million backpacks, increased focus on Sisterly Relations, Renovation of the Corporate Office.

Dr. Earnestine Green McNealey

International Assistant Secretary, Editor-in-Chief, Ivy Leaf, and 3rd Executive Director

An award-winning researcher and author of the sixth edition of Alpha Kappa Alpha’s History in 2006, the seventh edition in 2010, and most recently in 2017 “Priceless Pearls Dimensions of Sisterhood and Service in Alpha Kappa Alpha.” Soror McNealey has served in various distinguished capacities through the years, possibly most noted as International Historian 2014 –2018. Not only has she chronicled the story of Alpha Kappa Alpha, but she has also published the renowned Black Women in America.

Odessa S. Nelson

5th Regional Director (Columbia, SC) -1964 -1968

The first African American Woman to receive a master of science in zoology from the University of Pittsburgh.

Sharon Brown Harriott

18th Regional  Director (Columbia, SC) - 2014 -2018

During the administration of the 18th South Atlantic Regional Director Sharon Brown Harriott had one of the largest regional conferences in Alpha Kappa Alpha’s history, over 5000 conference attendees were hosted.  Additionally, ten (10) chapters were chartered and the South Atlantic Region became the first region to raise One Million dollars for the Educational Advancement Foundation (EAF) during a four-year period.

Gamma Nu Omega Chapter Members with International Appointments

Dr. Dorothy Buckhanan Wilson - Former Directorate Leadership Council-South Atlantic

Dr. Earnestine Green McNealey - International Historian and Ivy Historical Commission Committee Chairman

Courtney Buckhanan - International Risk Management Committee-South Atlantic

 Gamma Nu Omega Chapter Members with South Atlantic Regional Appointments

Angela Brown - Time and Place Committee

Vivian B. Dowdy - Time and Place Committee, Chairman

Carla Gatling - Protocol Committee

Doretha H. Glymph - Regional Leadership Committee

Lillie James - Regional Connection & Social Action Committee

Tracy King-Dye - Regional Leadership Committee

Andrea McCoy - Regional Connection & Social Action Committee

Tracy Murphy - Regional Connection & Social Action Committee

Janice Oates - Regional Risk Management Committee

Kendra Pressley - Regional Connection & Social Action Committee

Ivadella Walters - Regional Conference Planning Committee

Joyce Williams - Regional Connection & Social Action Committee

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