2015-2017 Officers

Merchelle Halsey


Andree Mountain

First Vice President

Deborah Turner

Second Vice President

Teri Cain

Third Vice President

Sylvia Tilghman

Recording Secretary

Millicent Jenkins

Corresponding Secretary

Olivia McMillian


Patricia Caldwell

Financial Secretary

The Chapter keeps abreast of issues and activities affecting the African American community and identifies community projects in which to participate or support. In addition, Chapter members serve on community boards and committees such as Anne Arundel Community College Board on Diversity and the Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Dinner and Breakfast Committee. In 2014, this committee sponsored Voter Registration drives and a Candidates Forum for the Fall Election.     

The Chapter delivers programs of financial literacy and wealth building strategies. In 2014, this committee sponsored the "My Sister's Keeper" Economic Empowerment Summit which provided presentations and discussions that informed, inspired and uplifted women of all ages. 



The Chapter hosts health seminars and other activities to highlight issues that impact the physical and mental well-being of African-American women. In 2014, this committee sponsored a Community Health Fair. 

Health Education

The Chapter seek to build the membership through active recruitment of professional African-American women who are dedicated to advocacy of issues pertinent to women of color. 


The Chapter sponsors an Annual Youth Awards program to recognize scholastic achievement, community service and leadership. The Chapter awards three scholarships per year to deserving graduating seniors and assists an adult who is returning to college.