Military Brother of the Month (March 2019)

Brother Whitney Allen was born in Wallace LA., and is a native of Wallace. He graduated from Dillard University with Bachelor of Science in Physics. He earned a Masters Arts in Management and Leadership from Webster University. Brother Allen joined the Army Reserve in Houma, LA in 1988 – 1992. He was commissioned at Tulane…

UG Brother of the Month (March 2019)

Gil Barksdale was born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania but was raised in Solon, Ohio. He is currently a junior student athlete at Vanderbilt University majoring in Medicine, Health and Society with a minor in Psychology. On the field, he plays free safety for the Commodores where he has lettered for the past 3 years and been…

Military Brother of the Month (February 2019)

Brother Jason Santiago is Lt Strategus for the Nashville (TN) Alumni Chapter. He joined the Army on July 21, 1999 as a 45K, Armament Repairer. He attended Basic Training in Fort Sill, Oklahoma and Advanced Individual Training (AIT) at Aberdeen Proven Ground in Maryland. Within four years, he was promoted to Sergeant (E5). Being assigned to…

UG Brother of the Month (February 2019)

Brother Cameron M. Wilson is a Sophomore at Rust College in Holly Springs, Mississippi. He is a Fall 2018 initiate of the Zeta Omicron Chapter. Brother Wilson is a Mass Communications major. He is a presidential scholar and has a 3.84 grade point average.  He is a well-rounded student with active campus involvement: Freshman Class…

UG Brother of the Month (January 2019)

Watez Phelps, son of Watez and Natashia Phelps, was born and raised in Evansville, Indiana. Watez is currently a senior attending The Kentucky State University. He is studying music education with a concentration in piano. Watez is a Fall 2017 initiate of the Alpha Upsilon chapter of Kappa Alpha Psi and will be serving at…

Service Update: Bro. Ocie C. Pleasant Jr.

Brother Ocie C. Pleasant Jr. – Service Information Friday – December 21, 2018Wake: 4:00 pm – 7:00 pmKappa Alpha Psi Service: 7:05 pm (Brothers Only) Attire: Kappa Blazer/Kappa Tie/Black SlacksSerenity Funeral Home1638 Sycamore View Rd.Memphis, Tennessee 38134 Kappa Alpha Psi Repast: Immediately following Kappa Alpha Psi serviceLocation TBA  Saturday – December 22, 2018 Visitation: 10:00am Service: 11:00 amSt. John Catholic Church2742 Lamar…

CHAPTER INVISIBLE: 17th Province Polemarch Bro. Ocie Pleasant

It is with a heavy heart that I inform you of the passing of our 17th Province Polemarch and Elder Watson Diggs Awardee – Brother Ocie Pleasant. Brother Pleasant, a 1960 initiate of Beta Zeta Chapter and active member of Memphis (TN) Alumni Chapter, transitioned to chapter invisible on Sunday Afternoon surrounded by family, friends, and members of…

UG Brother of the Month (December 2018)

Mustafa Ali-Smith is a Chicago native and was raised in Nashville, TN. He currently attends the University of Tennessee, Knoxville with a major in Public Administration and minors in Leadership Studies & Political Science. Bro Ali-Smith is a Fall 2017 initiate of the Mu Rho Chapter of Kappa Alpha Psi. Throughout Mustafa’s life, he has…

CHAPTER INVISIBLE: Bro. Wallace C. Grissom

Wallace C. Grissom (Beta Phi 1957) born on April 28, 1934 in Chattanooga, Tennessee entered the Chapter Invisible at the age of 84 on Thursday, August 23, 2018 at his residence in Chattanooga, TN. He is survived by his wife of 50 years, Marjion L. Grissom; son, Kevin C. Grissom; siblings, several nieces, nephews and…

Military Brother of the Month (November 2018)

Brother Kevin Vereen was born at Fort Bragg, North Carolina, and is a native of Fayetteville. He graduated from Campbell University in North Carolina in 1988. He joined the Army in 1998. He was initiated March 1996 into the Fayetteville-Fort Bragg Alumni Chapter and is currently a Board member of the Fort Knox Alumni Chapter….