Chi Chapter celebrates Delta Kappa Gamma anniversary
St. Mary Parish Chi Chapter of The Delta Kappa Gamma Society International recently marked the society’s 72nd year of organizational existence. Delta Kappa is a professional honor society for women educators. In conjunction with the society’s celebration, Chi Chapter held its birthday celebration Feb. 7 at the home of Carolyn and Dawn Chaisson. The birthday committee organized a celebration paying tribute to Chi Chapter past presidents. In attendance were 12 past presidents. Top photo seated from left are Trudy Bourgeois, 1998 to 2000; Sandra Underwood, 1978-80; Lena Bernauer, 1972-74; Dawn Chaisson, 2010-12; and Annette Carr, 1984-86. Standing from left are Carolyn Chaisson, 2002-04; Emily Guillotte, 1990-92; Becky Williams, 2000-02; Mary Ann Hebert, 2006-08; Robbie LeBlanc, 2008-10; Judy Weber, 1988-90; and Nedra Tabor, 1996-98. Bottom photo is Stacy Orlando, Chi’s research committee chairperson. She presented a program to the group titled “Sharing Our Hearts Through Books,” as part of the chapter’s business meeting.