EXECUTIVE BOARD

National President
Denise Rode Photo Name: Denise Rode
Address: Northern Illinois University, 023 Holmes Student Center
DeKalb, IL 60115
Phone: 815-753-6781
FAX: 815-751-8256

Email:

drode@niu.edu
Corresponding Chapters: Pi, Tau, Alpha Zeta, Alpha Tau,

Dr. Denise Rode is Director of First- and Second-Year Experience at Northern Illinois University in DeKalb, and teaches undergraduate and graduate students at both NIU and at DePaul University in Chicago. She was an undergraduate member of Cwens/Lambda Sigma when it was an all-female organization, and has served as a chapter advisor for many years. She also has been involved with Mortar Board Senior Honor Society, having served as national president of Mortar Board, Inc., and currently as president of the Mortar Board National Foundation. What Denise appreciates most about Lambda Sigma is the many opportunities this organization gives second-year students for leadership, service, and engagement with the campus and community.

 
National Vice President
John Hauser Name:

John Hauser (Nancy)

Address: 58 Eagle Street
Greenville, PA 16125
Phone: 724-456-4066
FAX:  
Email: jhauser@thiel.edu
Corresponding Chapters:

Alpha Omega, Beta Zeta, Beta Eta, Beta Nu


John Hauser is the retired executive director of development at Thiel College in Greenville PA and now serves as a fundraising consultant for non-for profits. He became an advisor for Lambda Sigma when the Thiel Chapter was installed in 1976 and has served as an advisor to both the Thiel and University of Pittsburgh chapters. He joined the national board in 1999 and currently serves as vice president. He has watched students take advantage of the opportunities for leadership and service that Lambda Sigma provides and use what they have learned not only during their college careers but in their adult lives.
 
Executive Secretary
Ron Wolfe Name: Ron G. Wolfe (Ruth)
Address: 108 Westside Drive
Richmond , KY 40475
Phone: 859-623-5088
FAX:  
Email: ex_sec@yahoo.com

Dr. Ron G. Wolfe has been a part of Lambda Sigma for more than 35 years, having started as a faculty advisor at Mu Chapter at Eastern Kentucky University in 1978, and joining the board as Executive Secretary 12 years later. “I’m always amazed at the quality of the student in Lambda Sigma, and the enthusiasm they have for service, which is one of the things we emphasize,” he says. After working in Dubai in the Middle East for six years, Wolfe has retired and continues to keep tabs on all chapters, collect reports and answer to the National Board every summer when they do an extensive review of all chapter activities . For the past two years he has represented Lambda Sigma on the Board of Directors for the Association of College Honor Societies where he serves as recording secretary.
 
Recording Secretary
Cherly Finlay Photo Name: Cheryl Finlay
Address:

University of Pittsburgh
200 William Pitt Union
3959 5th Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15260

Phone: 412-624-4362
FAX: 412-648-7131
Email: cfinlay@pitt.edu
Corresponding Chapters: Eta, Alpha Gamma, Alpha Eta, Beta Epsilon

Cheryl Finlay is Director of the Office of Career Development and Placement Assistance at the University of Pittsburgh.  She has been serving as advisor to the Alpha Chapter since 2012.  Cheryl was a member of CWEN’s at her alma mater, Thiel College. She is excited to join the board and be part of Lambda Sigma at the national level.

 
Treasurer
Nancy Kuj Name: Nancy Kujawinski
Address:

SOLD-Gannon University
109 University Square
Erie, PA  16541

Phone: 814-871-7657
FAX:  
Email: kujawins004@gannon.edu
Corresponding Chapters: Beta, Zeta, Omega, Beta Kappa

Nancy Kujawinski is a secretary in the division of Student Development and Engagement at Gannon University in Erie, Pennsylvania and coordinator of the University Ambassador Program. She has been the adviser of the Alpha Sigma Chapter since 2010 and is honored to be a member of the National Executive Board. She finds her involvement with Lambda Sigma very rewarding since it motivates students to be involved and develop skills which they will carry with them throughout their lives.

 
Diamond Editor
Barbara Ross Name: Barbara Ross
Address: 106 Rhodes Drive
Hattiesburg , MS 39402
Phone: 601-297-5947
FAX:  
Email: Barbara.Ross67@Hotmail.com
Corresponding Chapters: Iota, Chi, Alpha Delta, Alpha Iota,

Since 1978 Barbara Ross has served on the national board in several positions.  Currently she serves as Editor for the Diamond.  She served as the chapter advisor for the Alpha Delta chapter from 1978 until 2011 when she retired.  Barbara also served as the advisor to CWENS for 4 years prior to its reorganization to Lambda Sigma . She has retired as the Union and Programs Director at the University of Southern Mississippi where she worked for 39 years.  She has been active in numerous national and regional associations, as well as community work, holding various leadership positions. 
 
Convention Liaison
Linda Fuerst Name: Linda Fuerst
Address: 711 E Boldt Way SPC 17
Appleton, WI 54911
Phone: 920-832-6596
FAX: 920-832-7078
Email: linda.m.fuerst@lawrence.edu
Corresponding Chapters: Lambda, Rho, Alpha Phi, Beta Gamma, Beta Mu

Linda Fuerst is the Alumni Volunteer Coordinator at Lawrence University in Appleton, WI.  She has been the advisor to the Alpha Pi chapter at Lawrence since 1996.  Linda joined the national board in 2001 and is currently the convention liaison and treasurer.  Lambda Sigma is truly a great opportunity for sophomore students to grow and flourish in their leadership skills and give back to their campus community and beyond.  What students take away from their experiences as members of their chapter, whether it is the leadership, fellowship, or service, it will serve them well beyond their college years.
 
Advisor (Rituals)
Neal Edman Name: Neal Edman (Jan)
Address: Westminster College, Student Affairs
Market Street, New Wilmington, PA 16172
Phone: 724-946-7110
FAX: 724-946-6140
Email: nedman@westminster.edu
Corresponding Chapters:

Epsilon, Alpha Epsilon, Alpha Lambda, Alpha Mu, Beta Lambda


Neal Edman is the Vice President of Student Affairs at Westminster College in New Wilmington, Pennsylvania .  He became involved with Lambda Sigma as the College's Lambda chapter co-advisor in 1998.  He was elected to the National Board in 2004.  Neal is extremely proud that Lambda Sigma is one of the few honor societies in America that places such great emphasis on service to our communities.  Giving to society is a gift that is truly reciprocal and one that we hold dear to our mission.
 
Advisor (Scholarships)
Teri Mando Name:

Terri Mando

Address: 125 Reed Union Building
4701 College Drive
Erie, PA 16563
Phone:  
FAX: 814-898-661
Email: tbm10@psu.edu
Corresponding Chapters: Alpha, Omicron, Beta Delta, Alpha Psi

 
Advisor (Bylaws)
Amy Fountain Name: Amy Bowie Fountain
Address: P O Box PF
Mississippi State, MS 39762
Phone:  662-325-8938
FAX:  
Email: afountain@comm.msstate.edu
Corresponding Chapters:  

Amy Bowie Fountain is an instructor in the Department of Communications at Mississippi State University. She is honored to join the board and to be a part of Lambda Sigma at the national level. She has been serving as advisor to the Alpha Iota chapter since 2000 and enjoys seeing the student leaders develop through their membership in Lambda Sigma. She believes strongly that the lessons students learn through service and involvement in the community are as valuable as those they learn in the classroom. She is proud to be part of an organization that facilitates and nurtures those opportunities.
 
Advisor at Large
     
   
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Advisor at Large
Tyler Henson Name: Tyler Henson
Address: Middle Tennessee State University
209 Cope Administration Building
Murfreesboro, TN 37132
Phone:

615-494-7956

FAX:  
Email: tyler.henson@mtsu.edu
Corresponding Chapters:  

Tyler Henson works in the Admissions Offic at Middle Tennessee State University and has been the chaper advisor for Beta Delta since 2009. He thoroughly enjoys working with such awesome groups of college students who are committed to serving the community. Bring on the bake sales, 5K runs and Angel Trees! Lambda Sigma is an amazing opportunity for students to gain leadership skills and become involved on campus, and Tyler is just happy to be a part of such a great organization! In his limited spare time, Tyler enjoys chasing his toddler around and naps.
 
Student Representative
MaryBeth Bond Name: Marybeth Bond
Address:

MSC 2615
PO Box 1000
Ferrum College
Ferrum, VA 24088

Phone: 301-467-1559
FAX:  
Email: mbond@ferrum.edu
   
Marybeth Bond is a sophomore this year at Ferrum College. She is the current president of the Alpha Phi chapter, a theater major, and looks forward to leaving her mark on the world. "Whether my future leads me to theatrically distract someone from their life, medically repair their body, or bridge the communication gap between students and the National Board, I just want to help people."
 
Student Representative
  Name: Andrew Henley
Address: Box #1224, Westminister College, 319 Market St., New Wilmington, PA 16172
Phone:
724-714-4232
 
FAX:  
Email: henlaw22@wclive@westminster.edu
   

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