ATTENDANCE AWARD - GAMMA OMEGA, TIPTON, INDIANA The silver coffee service was presented to Cindy Moreland and Traci Merida (seated) of Gamma Omega, Tipton, IN EC for 100% attendance at meetings for the year. Receiving certificates of merit in their District were: (standing l to r) Jamie Schaffter, Theta Kappa, Edon, OH NE; Donna Meier, Eta Upsilon, Lansing, IL NW; Nagela Kreitzer, Gamma Theta, Speedway, IN WC; Donna Carrithers, Theta Nu, Lexingtonm, KY SE; and Cindy Osmon, Iota Rho, Odon, IN SW.
Peg Burns, PNP, Eta Gamma gave the invocation.
COMMUNITY OUTREACH AWARD- BETA SIGMA, AUSTIN, INDIANA - (front l to r) Cheri Knight and Jill Hough received the Delta Zeta Community Outreach Award on behalf of Beta Sigma, Austin, IN SE. Beta Sigma donated $1224.92 per capita. Receiving Certificates of Merit for their Districts are: (standing, l to r) Dee Burkhalter, Theta Theta, Fort Wayne, IN NE, Annette Beck, Zeta Theta Niles, MI NW; Rhonda McNall, Beta Delta, Van Wert, OH EC; Pamela Hayes, Beta Alpha, Flora, IN WC; and Jean Canter, Zeta Sigma, Greenwood, IN SW.
CULTURAL PROJECTS AWARD - BETA GAMMA, PERU, INDIANA EC received the painting for donating the largest amount, $9,201.34 to all Cultural Projects. Susan Jordan and Cindy Stewart (seated) accepted the award. Receiving certificates of merit for their Districts are: (standing, l to r) Becky Stupeck, Eta Xi, Auburn, IN NE; Phyllis Kingary, Alpha Xi, Logansport, IN NW; Janice Grider, Eta Lambda, Beech Grove, IN WC; LuAnn Claycomb, Zeta Iota, Louisville, KY SE; and Emily Meyer, Zeta Mu, Jasper, IN SW.
Moderator Deanna and Diana the Deliverer.
Delegates display their "Hats Off to Psi Iota Xi!"
The ladies from Eta Eta LaPorte presented the Memorial Service at the 2010 Convention.
Pam Gunterman, President of Theta Delta, Bremen, shares her book "Hearing the World of PIX."
Pam Guterman listens as Psi Ote of the Year is being announced!
Pam Gunterman, Theta Delta, Bremen, accepts the honor as Psi Ote of the year as Nancy Grube looks on.
2010 NATIONAL PSI OTE OF THE YEAR PAM GUNTERMAN, Theta Delta, Bremen, IN surrounded by family, friends and sisters!
HOOSIER SALON WINNER - Seated are Debbie Garthwait and Meridith Riegel. Standing are Ramona Simpson and Kathy Lyons accepting the Hoosier Salon painting for Iota Sigma, St. Joseph, IL WC. This beautiful pastel by Ron Burgess is entitled "November Fields".
The ladies of Psi Iota Xi come together to share successes, attend workshops and celebrate their sisterhood at their annual convention. President Pat Kugler welcomes everyone.
The ladies of Eta Gamma celebrate a successful convention!
LITERATURE/LITERACY AWARD - PHI, HUNTINGTON, INDIANA Nondus Christman and Sharon Lofland (seated (l to r) received the Zeta Zeta Literature/Literacy Award for Phi, Huntington, IN NE for $543.09 per capita donations. Receiving certificates of merit in their District were: Connie Poore, Gamma Upsilon, Wolcott, IN NW; Betty Miller, Beta Delta, Van Wert, OH EC; Mona Knight, Iota Theta, Armstrong, IL WC; Cheri Knight, Beta Sigma, Austin, IN SE; and Emily Meyer, Zeta Mu, Jasper, IN SW
LOUISE CLARK AWARD - ETA UPSILON, LANSING, ILLINOIS Members of Eta Upsilon, Lansing, Illinois NW accepted the Louise Clark Attendance Award with three of their four membership in attendance. (l to r) Cynthia Fairfield, Donna Meier and Carolyn Bryan.
Marcia and Susie
National Song was sung in unison led by Kathy Miller, PNP, Beta Delta.
MUSIC PROJECTS AWARD - ETA LAMBDA, BEECH GROVE, INDIANA Sheila Smith and Janice Grider (seated) received the silver urn on behalf of Eta Lambda, Beech Grove, IN WC who donated $262.50 per capita to All Music Projects. Receiving certificates of merit for their Districts were: (standing, l to r)Becky Stupeck, Eta Xi, Auburn, IN NE; Phyllis Kingary, Alpha Xi, Logansport, IN NW; Diane Holland, Alpha Eta, Bluffton, IN EC; LuAnn Claycomb, Zeta Iota, Louisville, KY SE; and Madge Warren, Beta Mu, Brownstown, IN SW
GREATEST PER CAPITA DONATIONS TO ALL PROJECTS - FIRST PLACE: BETA SIGMA, AUSTIN, INDIANA - SECOND PLACE: ETA LAMBDA, BEECH GROVE, INDIANA (front l to r) Sheila Smith and Jan Grider hold the second place silver tray for Eta Lambbda, Beech Grove, IN WC. Eta Lambda donated $1279.62 per capita. Cheri Knight and Jill Hough accepted the first place silver cup awarded to Beta Sigma, Austin, IN SE for largest amount per capita to All Philantropic Projects. Beta Sigma donated $1,375.42 per capita. Receiving certificates of merit for largest per capita donations in their District are (standing l to r) Sharon Lofland, Phi, Huntington, IN NE; Annette Beck, Zeta Theta, Niles MI NW, Rhonda McNall, Beta Delta, Van Wert, OH EC; and Angie Parmer, Zeta Sigma, Greenwood, IN SW.
Psi Otes became very resourceful during a workshop scanvenger hunt.
SPEECH & HEARING - ETA OMICRON, KALAMAZOO, MICHIGAN Seated in front are Kristin Cambum and Laura Rusk who accepted the silver candlesticks awarded to Eta Omicron, Kalamazoo, MI NE for donating the largest amount per capita, $583.68, to Speech and Hearing. Certificates of merit were received by: (standing l to r) Rachel Anderson, Eta Eta, La Porte, IN NW; Kathy Fehrman, Zeta Beta, Anderson, IN EC; Carriee Kerns, Gamma Xi, Crawfordsville, IN WC; Carol Bailey, Theta Nu, Lexington, KY SE; and Julie Halter, Alpha Psi, Washington, IN SW.
Mike Summers known as "The Mullet Man" wecomes the delgates!
Susie Lewis East Central District Officer prepares the group for a workshop on conflict management. She certainly brought everyone to ATTENTION!
SYMPHONIES - ZETA IOTA, LOUISVILLE, KENTUCKY LuAnn Claycomb and Karen Scrogham (seated) accepted the silver tray on behalf of Zeta Iota , Louisville, KY SE who contributed the largest amount to All Symphonies. Zeta Iota donated $2640.00. Receiving certificates of merit in their Districts were: (standing, l to r) Becky Stupeck, Eta Xi, Auburn, IN NE; Annamarie Voss, Alpha, Muncie, IN EC; Angela Kreitzer, Gamma Theta, Speedway, IN WC; and Jane Patton, Eta Chi, Martinsville, IN SW.
Julie Tegt, Convention Co-Chair gives the Convention Welcome as Co-Chair JoEllen Ogle waits in the wings.
VOLUNTEER SERVICE HOURS - ALPHA OMEGA, NORTH VERNON, INDIANA The silver tray for Volunteer Service Hours was presented to Elaine Leahigh and Melanie Adcock (seated) of Alpha Omega, North Vernon, IN SE for 51.33 hours per capita. Receiving certificates of merit in their District are: (standing l to r) Emmaline Hinshaw, Gamma Zeta, Ossian, IN NE, Donna Persing, Eta Zeta, Nappanee, IN NW; Monica Roberts, Parker City, Eta Iota, IN EC; Kathy Lyons, Iota Sigma, St. Joseph, IL WC; and Angie Parmer, Zeta Sigma, Greenwood, IN SW.
Delegates gain a lot of good information to take back to their chapters at Convention Workshops!
Past National President Rae Harris, Beta Tau is delighted to be a basket winner!
Deanna Howard, Vice President gives response.
National Council 2009-2010 (L/R,Front) Diana Lamb, National advisor: Kim Crawley, National Secretary; Deanna Howard, National Vice President; Pat Kugler, National President; Janice Stagg, National Treasurer; and Marcia Mohre, National Project Chair. (L to R, Back) Georgiann Coons, Southwest District Officer; Susie Lewis, East Central District Officer; Susan Shoaf, West Central District Officer; Cathy Etzler, National Conductress; Margaret Larson, Naional Editor; Nancy Ricketts, Southeast District Officer; Kaye Robison, Northeast District Officer and Cindy Fairfield, Northwest District Officer.
Helicon Team (L/R) Heather Mitchell, Margaret Larson and Mary Helvey
The ladies of Beta Xi certainly know how to put on a beach party!
The ladies of Alpha Omega North Vernon, Indiana are ready for the 2011 Convention in Indianapolis!
2010-2011 President Deanna Howard has strong family support for her upcoming year of being President.
National President Deanna Howard
Past National Presidents attend the 2010 Convention. (front, l to r) Anita Canada '91,Zeta Beta Anderson; Carolyn Logsdon '97, Zeta Tau, Milroy; Tula Tucker '95, Theta Delta, Bremen; Rae Harris '96, Beta Tau, Frankfort; Diana Lamb, '08, Omega, Lebanon. (back, l to r) Lesley Bookout '87, Zeta Theta, Niles, MI; Peg Burns '78, Eta Gamma, Valparaiso; Anna Jo McKaig '05, Beta Gamma, Peru; Sharon White '88, Delta Zeta, Lafayette; Barbara Mitchel '98, Eta Delta, Carmel; Sue Simpson, '06, Eta Xi, Auburn; Ramona Simpson '00, Iota Sigma, St. Joseph, IL; Sara Hoffman '04, Beta Alpha, Flora; and Bette Yeager '92 Gamma Nu, Brownsburg
Pat Kugler and husband Dale are ready for the evening festivities!
Past National President Lesley Bookout wins a basket at the Welcome Party!