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Chapter History

 

Under the leadership of Eileen Madison and Mattie Sydnor, Pi Iota Omega Chapter was chartered as the alumnae chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated® in White Plains, New York on June 14, 1986. 

The Nineteen Chartering Members were: Eileen Madison, Renee LeGendre, Jacquelyn Williams, Sandra Burno-DeBerry, Lena Anderson-Lee, Alma Loftin, Valerie Johnstone, Gladys Taylor, Lois Bronz, Effie Bynum, Willie Carter, Ruby Cusberth, Laura Hines, Carolyn Jackson, Joyce Mills-Kittrell, MaryE Murray, Shirley Radcliffe, Verdi Reaves, Mattie Sydnor.


Past Chapter Presidents:
Eileen Madison:1986 - 1989
Renee LeGendre: 1990 -1993
MaryE Murray: 1994 - 1997
Lena Anderson: 1998 - 2001
Lonnette Tuck: 2002 - 2005
Naima Smith Moore: 2006 - 2009
Marie Houston: 2010 - 2013
MaryFrances Perkins: 2014 - 2017

Joyce Mills-Kittrell: Current

Chapter Awards:

2020 North Atlantic Region Medium Size Chapter of the Year Award - 2nd Place

2019 North Atlantic Region Medium Size Chapter of the Year Award - 2nd Place

2018 Community Service Awards from Westchester Institute for Human Development (WIHD)