Happy 1st Founders’ Day, Xi Omega Xi!

Please join me in celebrating the 1st Founders’ Day for our Virtual Alumnae Chapter, Xi Omega Xi by making our Founders’ Day logo your Facebook Profile picture!!! 🙂 As many of you know, Xi Omega Xi is a virtual alumnae chapter of Alpha Chi Omega for Beta Eta women. With the advances in technology, weContinue reading “Happy 1st Founders’ Day, Xi Omega Xi!”

Xi Omega Xi Founder – Joy Piatek Behan

Joy is a Fall 2000 initiate of Beta Eta.  During her time at Beta Eta, Joy was involved as a the Cultural Chair, Philanthropy Chair, and participated in many intramural sports.  In fact, she won racquetball intramural three years in a row for Alpha Chi. She graduated from FSU in 2004 with a B.A. inContinue reading “Xi Omega Xi Founder – Joy Piatek Behan”

Xi Omega Xi Founder – Katie Halliday

Katie was initiated into the Beta Eta Chapter of Alpha Chi Omega at Florida State University in Fall 2004. She held the positions of Chapter President, Vice President of Intellectual Development, Fundraising Chair, and New Member Class Agent. She graduated from Florida State University Magna Cum Laude with a BS in Mathematics Education in AprilContinue reading “Xi Omega Xi Founder – Katie Halliday”

Xi Omega Xi Founder – Lynn Wittenburg

Lynn was initiated into Beta Eta in the Fall of 1990 (back when you had to wait til second semester to get in :-))During her collegiate years, she held the offices of Philanthropy Chair, Sisterhood Chair, & Par-Tee Chair. She was also VP, Membership of Lady Spirithunters and President of Seminole Ambassadors. She graduated inContinue reading “Xi Omega Xi Founder – Lynn Wittenburg”

Xi Omega Xi Founder – Dana Brookes

Dana Brookes was initiated into Beta Eta in 1997. While a collegiate member Dana received the Red Carnation award her first year, was a member of the Standards Board and served as Chapter President in 1997. Dana was very active on campus and served as a Student Senator in 1996-1997 and again in 1999 andContinue reading “Xi Omega Xi Founder – Dana Brookes”

Xi Omega Xi Founder – Patty Renick Garrard

Patty is a 1970 initiate of Beta Eta. Her campus activities included student government, Junior Counselor (JC), President of Broward Hall during her junior year, and 1st Vice-president of Beta Eta as a Senior. She graduated in 1972 with a BA in English Education and returned to South Florida to begin her teaching career. PattyContinue reading “Xi Omega Xi Founder – Patty Renick Garrard”

Xi Omega Xi Founder – Katy MacDiarmid Leach

Katy was initiated into Beta Eta in the Fall of 1998. During her collegiate years, she held the offices of Warden, Recording Secretary and Par-Tee Chair. She was also a memeber of the Lady Spirithunters. She graduated in 2001 with a BS in English/Creative Writing. She moved back to St. Petersburg, FL and started workingContinue reading “Xi Omega Xi Founder – Katy MacDiarmid Leach”

Xi Omega Xi Founder – Claudia Wenzel Thomas

CLAUDIA WENZEL THOMAS was initiated into Beta Eta Chapter of Alpha Chi Omega in 1967. While a collegiate member, she served as pledge class Social Chairman and several terms as Rush Chairman. As an alumna, Claudia has held numerous positions on the local, regional and national levels. These positions include President of Gamma Lambda GammaContinue reading “Xi Omega Xi Founder – Claudia Wenzel Thomas”

Xi Omega Xi Founder – Aggie Smith Steiner

Aggie Smith Steiner ’67    Aggie Steiner initiated at Beta Eta in 1967. During tenure as a collegian, she served as a Standards Board Member, Assistant Pledge Trainer, Family Weekend Chair, Circus Decorations Chair and won the Favorite Pledge Award. She graduated from Florida State Cum Laude with membership in several academic honoraria.      AggieContinue reading “Xi Omega Xi Founder – Aggie Smith Steiner”

Xi Omega Xi Founder -Sylvia Foster

Sylvia Foster ’57   Sylvia Miller pledged Alpha Chi Omega in 1957 at FSU. While an active she was the recommendations chair for recruitment and warden.  She served on the Student President’s Cabinet as Secretary of Honor as well as Alpha Lambda Delta (freshman women’s honorary) President and other organizations while working part time inContinue reading “Xi Omega Xi Founder -Sylvia Foster”