Beta Mu Lambda Overview and Current Officers
Beta Mu Lambda is the 155th chapter of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc. charted on Monday August 21, 1939 in Salisbury, NC by these 11 men:
T.E. Allison, Jr.
Hatcher A. Day
James L. Hollowell
Howard W. Miller
Alan D. Rutherford
James C. Simpson
J. Leslie S. Smith
Frank A. Toliver
Isaac H. Miller, Jr.
President, Brother Theodis Chunn, Jr.
Vice-President, Brother Elgin Phillips
Vice-President, Brother Elgin Phillips
|Brother Phillips is a graduate of Winston-Salem State University receiving a Bachelor of Science in Business Management degree. He is currently employed by Carolinas Healthcare Systems. Brother Phillips volunteers his time as a creative director of a local high school production club.|
Secretary, Brother Corderro Jones
Brother Jones is a Spring 2012 initiate of Alpha Phi
Alpha Fraternity Inc. He is an alumnus of Winston-Salem State University, where
he received his Bachelors of Arts in Mass Communications in 2009. He received
his Masters of Science in Project Management with a concentration in
Organizational Communication in 2015. Aside from career and alpha, he enjoys
spending time with family and friends.
Corresponding Secretary, Brother Joey McDonald
Treasurer, Brother Donald Smith
Brother Donald Smith is a Fall 2016 initiate of the Beta Mu Lambda Chapter of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc. seated in Salisbury, NC and currently serves as Treasurer for the Chapter. Bro. Smith is originally from Denver, CO and is a graduate of the University of Colorado at Denver were he earned a degree in Finance. Bro Smith is unmarried and has a 21 year old son, Isaiah.
Bro. Smith is a retired Major from the U.S. Air Force with over 28 years of service in hospital administration and medical services. He is currently employed as a Client Services Manager with TIAA where he has been employed for over 19 years.
Bro. Smith is active in many organizations and is a licensed Foster Parent through Children's Home Society, Mentor with Faith, Hope & Love, and former Scout Leader at Friendship Missionary Baptist Church and Big Brother through Big Brothers in Washington, DC and the Paul Robeson Institute in Boston, MA were he was a member of Concerned Black Men.
Chaplain, Brother Linwood Buford, Jr.
Historian, Brother Rory Chandler
Brother Rory Chandler is a graduate of Dillard University in New Orleans, La. receiving a Bachelor of arts in Business Administration with a concentration in Accounting. He is also a graduate of Clark Atlanta University receiving a Masters of Business Adminstration with a concentration in Finance.
Brother Chandler was initiated into Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc. in Fall 1979. Brother Chandler also serves as the Awards Chairman for the Association of North Carolina Alphamen (ANCA).
Director of Educational Activities, Brother William Watkins, Jr.
Brother William “Jay” Watkins Jr. is a Salisbury, NC native and graduated from the University of North Carolina at Charlotte in 2015 where he majored in Criminal Justice and minored in Women’s and Gender studies. He is currently a program manager and site coordinator for Youth Development Initiatives INC; a nonprofit organization based out of Charlotte, NC that assists at-risk youth. Bro. Watkins is a Fall 2016 Initiate of the Beta Mu Lambda Chapter of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc.
Associate Editor-Sphinx, Brother Joey McDonald
Sergeant-at-Arms, Brother De'Jhon Collins
Parliamentarian, Brother Princeton Tabon
Brother Woodruff became a member of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc. in the fall of 2005 in the Nu Zeta Chapter at Western Carolina University. In his tenure there as an Alpha he served in various positions including (President, Vice President, Chaplain, and Area 6 Service Coordinator). He graduated from Western Carolina in 2009 and became an Educator of Middle School Social Studies at Quality Education Academy as well as the Middle School Head Basketball coach. He is a masters student at Grand Canyon University studying Secondary Education. He serves his community mainly through his service in Alpha as well as with in his home church as Minister of Music and Sunday School teacher. In Alpha Brother Woodruff currently serves at the Chapter level as Beta Mu Lambda Chapter President, Chaplain, Alpha Advisor to the Nu Zeta Chapter (seated at Western Carolina University
Executive Board......................Brother Elgin Phillips, Jr.
Educational Activities..............Brother William Watkins, Jr.
Alpha Leadership Institute......Brother William Watkins, Jr. and Brother Elgin Phillips, Jr.
Membership ...........................Brother Melvin Sutton
Reclamation............................Brother Melvin Sutton
Time and Place.......................Brother Elgin Phillips, Jr.
College Affairs........................Brother Orlando Mitchell