On Monday, April 25th, the 61st Alpha Kappa Psi Convention will only be 100 days away! Individuals from all over the world will gather in Miami, Florida to determine the direction of the Fraternity, participate in leadership development, and celebrate the very best of Alpha Kappa Psi.
NOBLESVILLE (March 4, 2022) – Alpha Kappa Psi recently hired Ciera Grieve, Lipscomb ’19, who joins the Alpha Kappa Psi Professional Staff as a chapter educational resource coordinator.
Ciera comes to the Professional Staff as a 2021 graduate of Lipscomb University with a Bachelor of Arts in Commercial Music. She will serve as the Area IV resource coordinator.
This role includes supporting the collegiate chapters and chapter volunteers in the Atlantic Gulf Coast, Carolina Coastal, Southern Bluegrass, and Southern Delta Regions. Ciera will work closely with Brianna Hellman, Tennessee Tech ’18-Life, Je’nai Lee, North Carolina-Greenboro ’19, and Coral Petersen, Toledo ’14-Life who currently serve as the resource coordinators for Areas I, II, and III, respectively.
“We are excited for Ciera to be part of the student services team,” says Director of Student Services Melinda Rosenthall. “I am sure her leadership experience as chapter president for the Delta Kappa Chapter will allow her make an impact immediately with the Area IV chapters.”
Get to know a little more about Ciera with this short Q & A.
What are you most looking forward to in your role as the Area IV chapter educational resource coordinator?
I am most excited to help with our fraternal events and expansion projects because both are great ways to meet our students and volunteers!
What’s your favorite AKPsi memory?
My favorite AKPsi memory is when we had formal in Fall ’21 and got to spend time with each other in a fun, not-your-everyday kind of setting.
What do you like to do in your free time?
In my free time I love to work on my business and travel. Both are really important and meaningful aspects to my life.
Welcome to the Professional Staff, Ciera!
Headquartered in Noblesville, IN, Alpha Kappa Psi Fraternity was founded in 1904 on the principles of educating its members and the public to appreciate and demand higher ideals in business. With more than 240,000 members worldwide, Alpha Kappa Psi currently has more than 200 campus-based chapters and metropolitan-based alumni chapters across four countries. Learn more about the oldest and largest co-educational professional business fraternity.
Alpha Kappa Psi is recognized as the premier developer of principled business leaders.
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