IHQ Headquarters

IHQ Staff

A leading international women's organization, Alpha Gamma Delta is committed to providing opportunities for personal development, service to others and a space for members to forge their own paths--all through a lifelong spirit of sisterhood.

Our International Headquarters, located in Indianapolis, Indiana is home to a professional staff who works daily supporting over 200,000 members across the globe. Our organization is set up under three separate not-for-profit entities: Alpha Gamma Delta Fraternity, the Fraternity Housing Corporation (FHC) and the Alpha Gamma Delta Foundation.

Below, we have compiled a list of the teams at IHQ and how they can serve as resources for you. For any questions, please contact International Headquarters here or call 317.663.4200.

Chapter Development

The Chapter Development TeamĀ strives to build relationships with chapter stakeholders around trust, education and guidance to create positive member experiences and ensure chapters are set up for both short and long-term success.

Julia Hankins

Director of Chapter Development

Cassie Buckalew

Chapter Development Manager

Jena Valentine

Chapter Development Manager

Liz D'Orsa Tray

Chapter Development Manager

Communications & Marketing

The Communications and Marketing Team tells the Alpha Gam Story across all channels--like the Quarterly magazine that arrives in your mailbox/inbox, our social media accounts, the Alpha Gam Boutique and even the website you are using. We plan our corporate events--including our biennial Internation Convention--where are members connect, lead, serve and grow. We also oversee all alumnae engagement efforts--chapter/club support, programming and recognition.

Wendy Barker

Chief Marketing Officer

Maddy Duncan

Content Manager & Quarterly Editor

Maria Rice

Alumnae Development Manager

Katie Sellards

Digital Content Specialist

Tara Prather

Alumnae Engagement Manager

Louisa Lee

Events and Engagement Manager

Executive Team

The Executive Team is responsible for leading the International Headquarters staff in the overall execution of the strategic plan of the Fraternity.

Katie J. Abernathy

Chief Executive Officer

Wendy Barker

Chief Marketing Officer

Lindsay Jarman

Chief Operating Officer

Fraternity Education

The Fraternity Education Team promotes a positive member experience by creating personal growth opportunities for members through the Epsilon Pi Journey, measuring collegiate member belonging through the Alpha Gam Sisterhood Survey and providing training resources and support to collegiate officers and advisors.

Liz Morehouse

Director of Educational Strategy

Jensyn Perrin

Collegiate Experience Manager

Monique Purnell

Learning & Development Manager

Fraternity Growth

The Fraternity Growth Team is responsbile for strategically and sustainably growing Alpha Gamma Delta in number and strength through extension and recruitment.

Laura Bowers

Membership Growth Specialist

Amber Derr

Membership Growth Manager

Abby Gindorff

Membership Growth Manager

Kacey Baker

Membership Growth Manager

Fraternity Wellness

The Fraternity Wellness team continuously improves the Fraternity and all members' experience. They are a proactive component of the fraternal movement by collaborating with members of our communities and offering accurate, relevant resources in harm prevention and diversity, equity and inclusion.

Jenni Jones Despain

Senior Director of Fraternity Wellness

Erin Donkersloot

Fraternity Wellness Manager

Leadership Consultants

The Leadership Consultant Team travels full-time to provide on-the-ground support to our collegiate chapters throughout the United States and Canada. During their travels, Leadership Consultants support chapters in a variety of capacities, including member experience, recruitment, leadership and member development and education.

Brianna Heverin

Member Experience Specialist

Elizabeth Peterson

Member Experience Specialist

Annie Winkler

Leadership Consultant

Elizabeth Gartland

Leadership Consultant

Priya Nangia

Leadership Consultant

Lindy Rose

Leadership Consultant

Jensyn Perrin

Collegiate Experience Manager

Operations & Finance

The Finance and Operations Team ensures the planning, execution and administration of all accounting, operations, services and systems.

Brooke Roberts


Allie Cook

HR Manager

Shannon O'Connor

Accounting Specialist