Sigma Kappa

Chapter Officers

Chapter Officers

Maureen Lambacher

President

Maureen is currently a junior at BGSU and joined the Theta Upsilon chapter of Sigma Kappa in the fall of 2017. She loves being busy and actively involved, which is a main reason why she decided to go Greek. Maureen joined Sigma Kappa because of the endless amount of opportunities this organization has to offer, ranging from service projects, professional/leadership development, networking with alumnae, and several more. She is so grateful that Sigma Kappa has become her home away from home and has sisters that are always pushing her to reach her fullest potential! Maureen is looking forward to continuing on leaving a positive impact on the community around her as much as they have inspired her. Some fun facts about Maureen is that she is a certified scuba diver, has danced since she was three years old, loves quotes, and food!

Nicole Haessly

Vice President of Standards and Values

Nicole is a senior who joined Sigma Kappa during Fall 2017 during her sophomore year at BGSU. Nicole joined Sigma Kappa because service has always been a huge part of her life, ever since she was young. Nicole wishes to make a difference in the lives of others wherever she goes, and Sigma Kappa presented her with the perfect opportunity to do just that. Sigma Kappa has provided Nicole with a huge support system away from home, and the greatest second family she could have ever dreamt of. Some of her best memories were made during her time in Sigma Kappa. Nicole is excited to serve as our Vice President of Standards and Values because she realizes the great importance that our values hold in our organization, and how living them out leads us to become Sigma Kappa Women. A fun fact about Nicole is that she can speak fluent French!

  • Major: Biology/Pre-Optometry, with a minor in Chemistry
  • Email: nchaess@bgsu.edu
  • Phone: (440) 822-8644

Dana Richards

Vice President of Communications and Operations

Dana is a sophomore this year at Bowling Green, and she is hoping to work in Student Affairs. Dana was also a member of the Color Guard here on campus. She joined Sigma Kappa in the fall of 2018 through informal recruitment. Dana wanted to become a Sigma Kappa so she could find something that would impact her life in such a meaningful way. She loves spending time with her sisters and enjoys helping with philanthropy events. Dana is very optimistic for the upcoming year! She has many ideas and hopes to grow through this position.

  • Major: Human Development and Family Studies
  • Email: danamr@bgsu.edu
  • Phone: (216) 410-1373

Ashley Compston

Vice President of Finance

Ashley is a junior and joined Sigma Kappa in the Fall of 2017 during her freshman year at BGSU. Ashley joined Sigma Kappa because she knew it would a great opportunity for her to grow not only as a person, but a leader. She was wanting to make life-long connections with some of the most amazing people she has ever met. Her favorite thing about Sigma Kappa is that since joining she has been able to help our chapter grow and succeed with every position she has held. What she is most excited about being Vice President of Finance is to help our members learn financial responsibility and creating the annual budget! A fun fact about Ashley is that in High School she placed 4th in the world for Archery!

  • Major: Medical Laboratory Sciences, Minors in Biology and Public Health
  • Email: compsta@bgsu.edu
  • Phone: (740) 586-9783

Mary Baird

Vice President of Philanthropic Service

Mary is a sophomore and joined Sigma Kappa in the Fall of 2018. Mary joined Sigma Kappa because she wanted to make long lasting friendships and make a difference in people’s lives. He favorite thing about Sigma Kappa is the love she feels in this chapter from all her sisters. Another thing she loves is volunteering with her friends and meeting new people. A fun fact about Mary is she is the 5th generation Mary Elizabeth in her family.

  • Major: Tourism, Leisure, and Event Planning
  • Email: bairdm@bgsu.edu
  • Phone: (440) 317-2271

Anna Rich

Vice President of Alumnae Relations

Anna is a senior and joined Sigma Kappa in the fall of 2016 during her freshman year at BGSU. She joined Sigma Kappa because she wanted to make new friends and find a support system while away from home. Her favorite thing about Sigma Kappa is the friends that she has made during her time her and the impact we have made for our philanthropies. What Anna is most excited about being Vice President of Alumnae Relations is growing a stronger bond with our alumnae and showing them that it not just 4 years but for life. A fun fact about Anna is that she has a 3 year old niece who she adores!

Ella Chennells

Panhellenic Delegate

Ella is a sophomore and joined Sigma Kappa in the Fall of 2018. Ella joined Sigma Kappa because she wanted to be involved, to find a second home, and to make lifetime friendships. Her favorite thing about Sigma Kappa is all of the amazing ladies she met and having opportunities to grow individually. As Panhellenic Delegate, she hopes to strengthen the connections between Sigma Kappa and the other Panhellenic sororities. She also hopes to grow as a leader and make a positive impact.

  • Major: Medical Laboratory Science
  • Email: ellagc@bgsu.edu
  • Phone: (614) 684-8842

Anne Bento

Sisterhood Chair

Anne is a junior and joined Sigma Kappa in Fall of 2017 during her freshman year at Bowling Green State University. She joined Sigma Kappa because she had a connection to their philanthropies and wanted to join a genuine and kind sisterhood. Anne’s favorite thing about Sigma Kappa is that everyone is so kind and she can grow as a leader in her community. What she is most excited about being the Sisterhood Chairwoman is being able to see her sisters’ sisterhood grow stronger through sisterhood events and retreats. A fun fact about Anne is that she danced ballet for 14 years.

  • Major: Middle Childhood Education, focusing in Language Arts and Social Studies
  • Email: abento@bgsu.edu
  • Phone: (419) 304-0673

Jamie Hawkins

Ritual Chair

Jamie is a senior and joined Sigma Kappa in Fall 2017 during her sophomore year. Jamie joined this chapter to make life-long friendships, gain new experiences, and to grow as a person. She loves Sigma Kappa because it has given her amazing opportunities, and it has pushed her out of her comfort zone to become the woman and leader she is today. Jamie is excited to be the Ritual Chairman because she gets to teach and share her love for our ritual with her sisters. A fun fact about Jamie is that she used to show dogs at her home county's fair!

  • Major: Ecology and Conservation Biology, minor in General Science
  • Email: hawkjam@bgsu.edu
  • Phone: (937) 570-6765

Ashley Georges

Historian

Ashley is a junior studying Inclusive Early Childhood Education. She joined Sigma Kappa in the fall of 2017 during her freshman year. Ashley joined Sigma Kappa because she wanted to become more confident and find friend with the same values she holds. She loves going to sisterhoods and philanthropy events! She has become much more confident being in Sigma Kappa, and she looks forward to taking on this leadership position.

  • Major: Inclusive Early Childhood Education

Andrea Sedlacek

Activities Chair

Andrea is a junior at BGSU and joined Sigma Kappa in the Fall of 2018. The reason why she joined Sigma Kappa was because she met so many amazing ladies, and really felt a connection with the Alzheimer’s Association Philanthropy. Andrea really enjoyed getting her big and building stronger connections with the ladies. Sigma Kappa offers so many opportunities for volunteering, leadership, and friendship. She is grateful to hold the Activities Chair position because she feels like she can grow as a leader and build connections with other members who hold a position. A fun fact about her is that she is the youngest of three older sisters!

  • Major: Criminal Justice with a specialization in Forensic Investigation
  • Email: sedlaca@bgsu.edu
  • Phone: (440) 310-0873

Makala Nelsen

Vice President of Programming

Makala is a senior and joined Sigma Kappa in the fall of 2016 during her freshman year at BGSU. Makala joined Sigma Kappa because she wanted to get involved at BGSU and make a positive impact in her community. Her favorite things about Sigma Kappa are that it has become her home away from home since she lives 4 hours from Bowling Green; that it has allowed her to have so many opportunities to grow in confidence and professional skills with various leadership positions she has held and networking opportunities; and, it has allowed her to meet so many amazing, inspiring women who push her to be the best she can be. What she is most excited for with her position as VP of Programming is to be able to plan various educational programs to help members develop skills they can use in college and in their future! Some fun facts about Makala is that she has a super cute Border Collie named Miley and she studied abroad in London during this past January term!

Karli Newman

Diversity and Inclusion Chair

Alyssa Barnhouse

Social Chair

Emma Williams

New Member Education and Greek Weekend Chair

Hannah Wirth

Vice President of Membership

Hannah is a senior and has been in Sigma Kappa since Fall 2016. She joined because she wanted to be more involved and be able to do something bigger to help others. In her time in Sigma Kappa, she has held several leadership positions including Panhellenic Delegate, VP of Communication, and now VP of Membership. She also served on the Panhellenic Council as VP of Scholarship and was a Rho Gamma during recruitment. Along with that involvement she is also the Panhellenic Senator for the Undergraduate Student Government.

  • Major: Management
  • Minor: Entrepreneurship
  • Phone: (740) 975-1656

Anya Shandle

Continuing Membership

Morgan Flynn

Vice President of Academic Excellence

Jenna Robbins

Triangle Correspondent

Mikayla Fleming

House Manager