INDIANAPOLIS — Three members were elected to serve on the Fraternity Board of Directors which resulted from an election process among delegates from each collegiate and alumni chapter. The three year term will commence this August during the 2015 Convention in Norfolk, Virginia.
Naneen Christopher was initiated in 2005 by the Gamma Pi Chapter at Seton Hall University, where he graduated with degrees in marketing and finance. He also received his master in business administration from Excelsior College. As an undergraduate, he served the Gamma Pi Chapter as vice president of alumni relations, treasurer, and inter-chapter relations. A Life Loyal Member, Naneen has served Alpha Kappa Psi starting in various volunteer roles including chapter advisor, section director, and most recently as regional director. Naneen works at Prudential Financial, within public fixed income under the portfolio administration group.
John M. Levering, re-elected for a second term, was initiated in 1995 by the Theta Omicron Chapter at Boise State University, where he graduated with a degree in International Business. He also received his master in business administration from the University of Maryland. A Life Loyal Member, he served the Theta Omicron Chapter as vice president of membership and president before becoming a chapter advisor as an alumnus. In 2000, John received a commission as an officer in the US Navy as a Supply Officer. Following a successful tour as a Supply Department Head he was selected to serve at Naval Reactors Headquarters. Now a federal employee, his current responsibilities include serving as the Lead Business Manager for Aircraft Carrier procurement, repair, and inactivation. A successful entrepreneur, he started Patriotic AdVANtures, LLC, one of the fastest growing vanpool commuting service providers in the DC area.
Chrissy M. Vasquez, re-elected for a second term, was initiated in 1998 by the Iota Xi Chapter at Arizona State University, where she graduated with a degree in marketing. She also received her master in business administration in marketing from Indiana University. As an undergraduate, she served the Iota Xi Chapter in many executive positions including president and master of rituals. A Life Loyal member, she received the Distinguished Service Award – Bronze (first and second degrees) and Silver. Chrissy is the executive director of Back on My Feet Indianapolis; a non-profit that addresses the social and emotional side of homelessness by utilizing a running program to build confidence and discipline to help members work toward self-sufficiency in housing and employment. Chrissy has experience in non-profit management and fund development and is a Certified Fundraising Executive (CFRE).
The Fraternity Board of Directors is composed of nine alumni members who are responsible for Alpha Kappa Psi’s governance and oversight, strategic planning, policy establishment, budget approval and supervision of the Heritage Center (via the executive committee). It also serves as the supreme executive, legislative and judicial body of the fraternity during the interim between meetings of the Chapter Congress.