Member Spotlight

February 21, 2018

BGIS appoints Delores Lenzy-Jones as Vice President for Finance & Accounting

Delta Upsilon Omega Chapter congratulates Delores Lenzy-Jones for her recent appointment as Vice President for Finance & Accounting for BGIS! As Vice President for Finance & Accounting, Mrs. Lenzy-Jones focuses on delivering deep business insights and creating impact by providing direct financial support to the BGIS executive leadership, leading a high performing […]
January 31, 2018

NW African American Museum appoints LaNesha DeBardelaben as Executive Director

Congratulations to LaNesha DeBardelaben for her recent appointment as Executive Director for the Northwest African American Museum (NAAM) in Seattle, Washington! Immediately prior to joining NAAM, Ms. DeBardelaben held the role of Senior Vice President of Education & Exhibitions at the Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History in […]
January 17, 2018

Brenda D. Vasser – Lifelong Community Activist

Delta Upsilon Omega Chapter is proud to congratulate our Chapter President, Brenda D. Vasser, for being featured in The Seattle Medium for her work as a lifelong community activist. Ms. Vasser was born and raised in Seattle, and has been working tirelessly for more than 40 years to improve the […]
January 2, 2018

Tracy Hilliard receives APHA HIIT Award for Exemplary Leadership

Congratulations to Delta Upsilon Omega member Dr. Tracy M. Hilliard for receiving the American Public Health Association (APHA) Health Informatics Information Technology (HIIT) Award for Exemplary Leadership at the 2017 APHA Annual Meeting in Atlanta, GA.  The mission of APHA HIIT is to improve the public’s health and promote prevention and early interventions by advancing the use of innovative and […]
August 4, 2017

Elke Suber named 2017 NBA Entertainment Lawyer of the Year

Congratulations to Delta Upsilon Omega member Elke Suber for being named by the NBA Entertainment Sports and Arts Section as the 2017 NBA Entertainment Lawyer of the Year! Suber is an Assistant General Counsel for the Microsoft Stores’ Media and Entertainment division, where she leads a global legal team and […]
June 15, 2017

Ayanna Eagan Appointed as a WA State Lean Fellow

Delta Upsilon Omega member and current chapter Financial Secretary, Ayanna Eagan, Esq., was recently announced as a Lean Fellow with the Results Washington team. Results Washington, a part of the Washington State Governor’s office, offers a Lean fellowship program through which state employees spend one-year learning Lean principles and tools. […]
May 29, 2017

Saunjah Powell-Pointer’s Path to Community Leadership

Delta Upsilon Omega Chapter congratulates member Saunjah Powell-Pointer on becoming a graduate of the City of Seattle’s People’s Academy for Community Engagement (PACE). Powell-Pointer currently serves as a member of Delta Upsilon Omega Chapter’s Connection Committee and is the current president of the chapter’s charitable giving arm, Dynamic Urban Opportunities […]
April 6, 2017

Nicole Gaines-Phelps Sworn-In as Superior Court Judge

On April 6, 2017, Delta Upsilon Omega Member, Judge Nicole Gaines-Phelps was sworn in as Superior Court Judge in King County, Washington (Seattle). She is the first African American to win an open seat and be sworn in for Superior Court in the state of Washington. Judge Gaines-Phelps has been […]
June 30, 2015

Jennifer Coleman appointed Brigade Judge Advocate

DUO Member Jennifer M. Coleman is an Estate and Gift Tax Attorney in Seattle, Washington with the Internal Revenue Service.  Ms. Coleman serves our great nation as an Army Captain, Judge Advocate General.  Ms. Coleman was recently appointed to serve as the Brigade Judge Advocate, 90th Sustainment Brigade – North Little […]