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Mary B. Wright, International Grand President   Samantha Hughes, Midwestern Regional Director   Keisha Driskell, Interim Oklahoma State Director

Meet the Xi Nu Zeta Chapter

2016 – 2017

Keisha Driskell

President

Keisha Driskell Bio Photo
Keisha Driskell joined the sorority in the Fall of 1997. She currently sits on the National Executive Board as a Trustee. A charter member; she was the first president when the chapter was re-constituted in 2004. She holds a Bachelors from The University of Central OK and a Masters from Southern Nazarene University and is an Accounting Technician for the State of Oklahoma.

Adellaide Heard

1st Vice President

Dee Dee Heard Bio Photo
Soror Heard became a Zeta in the spring of 2000. She graduated from the University of Oklahoma. Dee Dee is a charter member of the chapter and has held many positions, such as President, Public Relations, Historian and Vice President.

Karimah Giles

2nd Vice President

Karimah 2016-2017
Karimah Giles joined the sorority in Spring 2008 through the Omicron Xi Chapter. She received her undergraduate degree from Texas State University and her graduate degree from Texas A&M University-Commerce. Karimah is a Veteran of the US Air Force and works at Tinker AFB. She also serves as the Chapter's Military Advisory Board Chairperson.
 

Tacara Baisden

Secretary

Tacara McKinney-Baisden Profile Photo
Soror Baisden joined the sorority in the fall of 2004. She came into her affiliation with the sorority at a young age as a member of the Archonette Club. She is the Auxiliary Coordinator at the state level in addition to her duties as chapter secretary.

Wynea Buford

Assistant Secretary

Wynea's Profile Photo
Wynea Buford was inducted into the sorority with the Lambda Alpha chapter in 2002. She obtained a Bachelor’s Degree from Langston University in Natural Resources Management in 2005 and holds a Master’s Degree in Public Administration from Walden University. Soror Buford currently serves as a member of the Civil Rights Compliance Team for the National Civil Rights Division in the USDA.
 

Farrah Sparks

Treasurer

Farrah Sparks Profile Photo!
Soror Sparks became a member of the sorority in Spring of 2013 through the Lambda Alpha Chapter - Langston University. Farrah has a B.B.A. in Accounting and Finance, and is currently working on her MBA at Oklahoma City University to become a CPA/CIA. Farrah is the Oklahoma State Treasurer. She is currently employed at the BancFirst’s corporate office as an Accountant.
 

Kellye Johnson

Finance Secretary

Kellye Johnson Profile Picture
Kellye became of member of Zeta Phi Beta, Inc. in Fall of 1998 through the Lambda Alpha Chapter of Langston University. She has held several positions at both undergraduate and graduate levels. She joined the Xi Nu Zeta Chapter in 2014.
 

Samantha Cooper

Sergeant-At-Arms

Samantha Cooper Profile Picture
Soror Samantha Cooper has a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology from Langston University. She joined the sorority in the spring of 2007 through the Lambda Alpha chapter. She currently works at OU Medical Center as a Histocompatibility Technologist.
 

Sabrina Neal

Chaplain

Sabrina Neal Profile Picture
Soror Sabrina Neal became a member of the Lambda Alpha chapter at Langston University in 2002. She obtained her Bachelor's degree in Organizational Management at Langston and her MBA in HR at Oklahoma Christian University. She is currently serving as Chapter Chaplin.
 

Rahgna J. Lewis

Public Relations

RJ Lewis Profile Picture
RJ Lewis became a member of the sorority in the spring of 2000. In addition to her local positions, Soror Lewis is the Midwestern Regional Rep to the Military Advisory Board, State Financial Secretary, Historian and Instructional Design Coordinator. RJ is a charter member and graduate of the University of Central OK and Westwood Colleges. She currently works as a freelance web developer.

2015 — 2016

Keisha Driskell

President

Keisha Driskell Bio Photo
Keisha Driskell joined the sorority in the Fall of 1997. She currently sits on the National Executive Board as a Trustee. A charter member; she was the first president when the chapter was re-constituted in 2004. She holds a Bachelors from The University of Central OK and a Masters from Southern Nazarene University and is an accounts payable administrator for Oklahoma Gas & Electric Company.

Adellaide Heard

1st Vice President

Dee Dee Heard Bio Photo
Soror Heard became a Zeta in the spring of 2000. She graduated from the University of Oklahoma. Dee Dee is a charter member of the chapter and has held many positions, such as President, Public Relations, Historian and Vice President.

Rashida Wesley

2nd VP & Treasurer

Rashida Wesley Profile Photo
Rashida Wesley joined the sorority in the spring of 1999. Soror Wesley is a charter member of the chapter. She received her Bachelor's from the University of Oklahoma and her Masters from the University of Phoenix. She works at the Federal Aviation Administration as an Electronics Engineer.
 

Tacara Baisden

Secretary

Tacara McKinney-Baisden Profile Photo
Soror Baisden joined the sorority in the fall of 2004. She came into her affiliation with the sorority at a young age as a member of the Archonette Club. She is the Auxiliary Coordinator at the state level in addition to her duties as chapter secretary.

Nicole Harris

Assistant Secretary

Nicole Harris Profile Picture
Nicole Harris is a graduate from Langston University, in which she earned a B.A. in Accounting. Through the Lambda Alpha chapter she joined the sorority in Spring 2004. She has completed her Master's degree at Southern Nazarene University. She is currently employed at Continuum Energy as a Natural Gas Accountant.
 

Kellye Johnson

Finance Secretary

Kellye Johnson Profile Picture
Kellye became of member of Zeta Phi Beta, Inc. in Fall of 1998 through the Lambda Alpha Chapter of Langston University. She has held several positions at both undergraduate and graduate levels. She joined the Xi Nu Zeta Chapter in 2014.
 

Samantha Cooper

Sergeant-At-Arms

Samantha Cooper Profile Picture
Soror Samantha Cooper has a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology from Langston University. She joined the sorority in the spring of 2007 through the Lambda Alpha chapter. She currently works at OU Medical Center as a Histocompatibility Technologist.
 

Sabrina Neal

Chaplain

Sabrina Neal Profile Picture
Soror Sabrina Neal became a member of the Lambda Alpha chapter at Langston University in 2002. She obtained her Bachelor's degree in Organizational Management at Langston and her MBA in HR at Oklahoma Christian University. She is currently serving as Chapter Chaplin.
 

Rahgna J. Lewis

Public Relations

RJ Lewis Profile Picture
RJ Lewis became a member of the sorority in the spring of 2000. In addition to her local positions, Soror Lewis is the Midwestern Regional Rep to the Military Advisory Board, State Financial Secretary, Historian and Instructional Design Coordinator. RJ is a charter member and graduate of the University of Central OK and Westwood Colleges. She currently works as a freelance web developer.

Artisha Woody

Auxiliary Advisor

Artisha Woody
Soror Woody became a member of the sorority in the spring of 2001. In addition to being a charter member of the chapter, Artisha was the chapter organizer. She is the Oklahoma State Director, as well as having held numerous other local, regional and national positions.

Martha Balderas


Martha Balderas
Martha Balderas became a member of Xi Nu Zeta in the Spring of 2012. She received her Bachelors and Masters degrees from Langston University in Oklahoma City, Ok. She currently works as a Licensed Professional Counselor and is the Community Engagement Director for STAAR Foundation a faith based, non-profit organization serving the communities of Oklahoma.
 

Wynea Buford


Wynea's Profile Photo
Wynea Buford was inducted into the sorority with the Lambda Alpha chapter in 2002. She obtained a Bachelor’s Degree from Langston University in Natural Resources Management in 2005 and holds a Master’s Degree in Public Administration from Walden University. Soror Buford currently serves as a member of the Civil Rights Compliance Team for the National Civil Rights Division in the USDA.
 

Nacasaw Coppage


Nacasaw Coppage
Soror Nacasaw Coppage became a member of the sorority in Spring 2015 through the Xi Nu Zeta chapter. She serves on the fundraising and Zeta/Sigma relations committees as well as being the Adopt-A-Street coordinator. Nacasaw has a BSBA in Accounting from the University of Central Missouri and a MSHR in Administration. She is currently employed with Langston University as a Financial Aid counselor.
 

Karimah Giles


Karimah 2014-2015
Karimah Giles joined the sorority in Spring 2008 through the Omicron Xi Chapter. She received her undergraduate from Texas State University and her graduate degree from Texas A&M University-Commerce. She is an Officer in the US Air Force and is stationed in Oklahoma City.
 

Kimberly Harris


Soror Kimberly Harris
Soror Harris was initiated into the sisterhood in the Fall of 1991 at the Epsilon Iota Chapter of Lewis University in Romeoville, IL. Kimberly is a charter member of the Pi Omega Zeta Chapter in RoundRock, TX. She has a B.S. in Psychology from Elmhurst College and earned her MBA from LeTourneau University. She is employed at Farmers Insurance as a Global Information Technology Service Management Man

Tara Jones


Tara Jones Profile Picture
Soror Tara Jones is a graduate of The University of Georgia. She joined Chi Epsilon Chapter as an undergraduate in the fall of 2001. She currently works as an Air Force Financial Management Specialist in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. She is also an Air Force Reserve Commander of the 433rd Force Support Squadron in San Antonio, Texas.
 

Wilma Williams Robinson


Wilma Williams Robinson Bio Pic
Soror Williams Robinson was newly inducted into the sorority in the Xi Nu Zeta Chapter in 2014. She is a graduate of Mississippi Valley State University and lives and works in Enid, OK.

Jalisa Shaw


JaLisa Shaw profile photo
JaLisa Shaw became a member of the Xi Nu Zeta Chapter in the Fall of 2015. She received her Bachelors degree from the University of Missouri in Columbia, Missouri. She is currently serving as Chair of National Programs/ZHOPE.
 

Farrah Sparks


Farrah Sparks Profile Photo!
Soror Sparks became a member of the sorority in Spring of 2013 through the Lambda Alpha Chapter - Langston University. Farrah has a B.B.A. in Accounting and Finance, and is currently working on her MBA at Oklahoma City University to become a CPA/CIA. Farrah is the Oklahoma State Treasurer. She is currently employed at the BancFirst’s corporate office as an Accountant.
 

Samantha Stephens


Samantha Stephens Photo
Samantha Stephens came into the sorority Fall 2010 through the Beta Gamma Chapter. In the Fall of 2012, she graduated from the University of Central Oklahoma with a degree in psychology. She is currently working on her masters to become a Marriage and Family Therapist.
 

Melanie Williams


Soror Melanie Williams joined Xi Nu Zeta in April 2015. Soror Williams received her BBA degree from Langston University and has her MBA in specialization of management degree from American InterContinental University in 2012.
 

Not pictured:

  • Donisha Childs
  • Kimberly Eaton
  • Michelle Lawson
  • JaKaila Mason
  • Yvonne Mayes
  • Umara Muhammad
  • Janea Robinson
  • Christina Washington

2014 — 2015

Keisha Driskell

President

Xi Nu Zeta Chapter President, Keisha Driskell
Keisha Driskell joined the sorority in the Fall of 1997. She currently sits on the National Executive Board as a Trustee. A charter member; she was the first president when the chapter was re-constituted in 2004. She holds a Bachelors from The University of Central OK and a Masters from Southern Nazarene University and is an accounts payable administrator for Oklahoma Gas & Electric Company.

Adellaide Heard

1st Vice President

2nd Vice President, Dee Dee Heard
Soror Heard became a Zeta in the spring of 2000. She graduated from the University of Oklahoma. Dee Dee is a charter member of the chapter and has held many positions, such as President, Public Relations, Historian and Vice President.

Rashida Wesley

2nd VP & Treasurer

Rashida Wesley Photo
Rashida Wesley joined the sorority in the spring of 1999. Soror Wesley is a charter member of the chapter. She received her Bachelor's from the University of Oklahoma and her Masters from the University of Phoenix. She works at the Federal Aviation Administration as an Electronics Engineer.
 

Tacara Baisden

Secretary

Tacara McKinney-Baisden
Soror Baisden joined the sorority in the fall of 2004. She came into her affiliation with the sorority at a young age as a member of the Archonette Club. She is the Auxiliary Coordinator at the state level in addition to her duties as chapter secretary.

Kiera Brunson

Assistant Secretary

Kiera Brunson Bio Pic!
Kiera Brunson was inducted into the sorority in the Beta Gamma Chapter. She is a graduate of Oklahoma State University with a B.S. in Secondary Education and has a Masters Degree from the University of Central Oklahoma.
 

Samantha Cooper

Chaplain

Soror Samantha Cooper is a graduate of Langston University. She joined the sorority as an undergraduate in the Lambda Alpha Chapter. She currently works at OU Medical Center.
 

Courtney Peyketewa

Historian

Soror Peyketewa came into the sorority through the Beta Gamma Chapter at the University of Central Oklahoma.
 

Rahgna J. Lewis

Public Relations

RJ Lewis
RJ Lewis became a member of the sorority in the spring of 2000. In addition to her local positions, Soror Lewis is the Midwestern Regional Rep to the Military Advisory Board, State Historian and Instructional Design Coordinator. RJ is a charter member and graduate of the University of Central OK and Westwood Colleges. She currently works as a freelance web developer.

Artisha Woody

Sergeant-At-Arms

Artisha Woody
Soror Woody became a member of the sorority in the spring of 2001. In addition to being a charter member of the chapter, Artisha was the chapter organizer. She is the Oklahoma State Director, as well as having held numerous other local, regional and national positions.

Karimah Giles


Karimah 2014-2015
Karimah Giles joined the sorority in Spring 2008 through the Omicron Xi Chapter. She received her undergraduate from Texas State University and her graduate degree from Texas A&M University-Commerce. She is an Officer in the US Air Force and is stationed in Oklahoma City.
 

Kimberly Harris


Soror Kimberly Harris
Soror Harris was initiated into the sisterhood in the Fall of 1991 at the Epsilon Iota Chapter of Lewis University in Romeoville, IL. Kimberly is a charter member of the Pi Omega Zeta Chapter in RoundRock, TX. She has a B.S. in Psychology from Elmhurst College and earned her MBA from LeTourneau University. She is employed at Farmers Insurance as a Global Information Technology Service Management Man

Nicole Harris


Nicole Harris Bio Image
Nicole Harris is a graduate from Langston University, in which she earned a B.A. in Accounting. Through the Lambda Alpha chapter she joined the sorority in Spring 2004. She has completed her Master's degree at Southern Nazarene University. She is currently employed at Continuum Energy as a Natural Gas Accountant.
 

Kellye Johnson


Kellye became of member of Zeta Phi Beta, Inc. in Fall of 1998 through the Lambda Alpha Chapter of Langston University. She has held several positions at both undergraduate and graduate levels. She joined the Xi Nu Zeta Chapter in 2014.
 

Carla Kirkwood


Carla Kirkwood Profile Photo
Soror Kirkwood joined the sorority in the spring of 1982 through the Beta Gamma Chapter. She served as president and graduated in May 1983 with a Bachelors from Central State University in Edmond, OK. She works for Elite Health Group & Chiropractic as the Office Manager.
 

Brittany McKenzie


Brittany McKenzie Bio Photo
Brittany McKenzie joined the sorority as an undergraduate in the Lambda Alpha Chapter. She holds a Bachelors degree from Langston University and is currently working on her Masters at Northwestern Oklahoma State University.
 

Sabrina Neal


Soror Sabrina Neal is a graduate of Langston University.
 

Curtesia Plunkett


Xi Nu Zeta Chapter Member, Curtesia Plunkett
Curtesia Plunkett joined the sorority in the Spring of 2009. She has held several positions within the organization at the local level. She is currently the membership intake coordinator and Co-Advisor for the Archonette Club. She holds a Bachelors degree from the University of Central OK and a Master's from Oklahoma State University. She is working towards her PhD at the University of Oklahoma.
 

Samantha Stephens


Samantha Stephens Photo
Samantha Stephens came into the sorority Fall 2010 through the Beta Gamma Chapter. In the Fall of 2012, she graduated from the University of Central Oklahoma with a degree in psychology. She is currently working on her masters to become a Marriage and Family Therapist.
 

Wilma Wiliams Robinson


Wilma Williams Robinson Bio Pic
Soror Williams Robinson was newly inducted into the sorority in the Xi Nu Zeta Chapter in 2014. She is a graduate of Mississippi Valley State University and lives and works in Enid, OK.
 

Farrah Sparks


Farrah Sparks Profile Photo!
Soror Sparks became a member of the sorority in Spring of 2013 through the Lambda Alpha Chapter - Langston University. Farrah has a B.B.A. in Accounting and Finance, and is currently working on her MBA at Oklahoma City University to become a CPA/CIA. Farrah has recently been appointed the Oklahoma State Treasurer. She is currently employed at the BancFirst’s corporate office as an Accountant.
 

Melanie Williams


Soror Melanie Williams joined Xi Nu Zeta in April 2015. Soror Williams received her BBA degree from Langston University and has her MBA in specialization of management degree from American InterContinental University in 2012.
 

2013 — 2014

Keisha Driskell

President

Xi Nu Zeta Chapter President, Keisha Driskell
Keisha Driskell joined the sorority in the Fall of 1997. She has held many positions at the state, regional and national level. A charter member; she was the first president when the chapter was re-constituted in 2004. She holds a Bachelors from The University of Central OK and a Masters from Southern Nazarene University and is an accounts payable administrator for Oklahoma Gas & Electric Company.

Curtesia Plunkett

1st Vice President

Xi Nu Zeta 1st Vice President, Curtesia Plunkett
Curtesia Plunkett joined the sorority in the Spring of 2009. She has held several positions within the organization at the local level. She is currently the membership intake coordinator and Co-Advisor for the Archonette Club. She holds a Bachelors degree from the University of Central OK and a Master's from Oklahoma State University. She is working towards her PhD at the University of Oklahoma.
 

Adellaide Heard

2nd Vice President

2nd Vice President, Dee Dee Heard
Soror Heard became a Zeta in the spring of 2000. She graduated from the University of Oklahoma. Dee Dee is a charter member of the chapter and has held many positions, such as President, Public Relations, Historian and Vice President.

Rashida Wesley

Treasurer

Rashida Wesley Photo
Rashida Wesley joined the sorority in the spring of 1999. Soror Wesley is a charter member of the chapter. She graduated from the University of Oklahoma and works at the FAA.
 

Shelita Jones

Financial Secretary

Shelita Jones
Shelita Jones joined the sorority in the fall of 2010. She is a graduate of Langston University. In addition to acting as finance secretary locally, she is also the state ZHOPE coordinator.
 

Tacara Baisden

Secretary

Tacara McKinney-Baisden
Soror Baisden joined the sorority in the fall of 2004. She came into her affiliation with the sorority at a young age as a member of the Archonette Club. She is the Auxiliary Coordinator at the state level in addition to her duties as chapter secretary.

Artisha Woody

Sergeant-At-Arms

Artisha Woody
Soror Woody became a member of the sorority in the spring of 2001. In addition to being a charter member of the chapter, Artisha was the chapter organizer. She is the Oklahoma State Director, as well as having held numerous other local, regional and national positions.

Rahgna J. Lewis

Historian & PR

RJ Lewis
RJ Lewis became a member of the sorority in the spring of 2000. In addition to her local positions, Soror Lewis is the Midwestern Regional Rep to the Military Advisory Board, State Historian and Instructional Design Coordinator. RJ is a charter member and graduate of the University of Central OK and Westwood Colleges. She currently works as a freelance web developer.

Kamisha Busby


Kamisha Busby was inducted into the sorority into Beta Gamma Chapter at the University of Central Oklahoma in Fall 2008. She currently works as a public health nurse at the Oklahoma City Indian Clinic.
 

Ashley Butler


Ashley Butler
Soror Butler was inducted into the sorority at the Theta Mu Chapter — University of Oklahoma.
 

Samantha Cooper


Soror Samantha Cooper is a graduate of Langston University. She joined the sorority as an undergraduate in the Lambda Alpha Chapter. She currently works at OU Medical Center.
 

Kimberly Harris


Soror Kimberly Harris
Soror Harris was initiated into the sisterhood in the Fall of 1991 at the Epsilon Iota Chapter of Lewis University in Romeoville, IL. Kimberly is a charter member of the Pi Omega Zeta Chapter in RoundRock, TX. She has a B.S. in Psychology from Elmhurst College and earned her MBA from LeTourneau University. She is employed at Farmers Insurance as a Global Information Technology Service Management Man

Kellye Johnson


Kellye became of member of Zeta Phi Beta, Inc. in Fall of 1998 through the Lambda Alpha Chapter of Langston University. She has held several positions at both undergraduate and graduate levels. She joined the Xi Nu Zeta Chapter in 2014.
 

Brittany McKenzie


Brittany McKenzie Bio Photo
Brittany McKenzie joined the sorority as an undergraduate in the Lambda Alpha Chapter. She holds a Bachelors degree from Langston University and is currently working on her Masters at Northwestern Oklahoma State University.
 

Sabrina Neal


Soror Sabrina Neal is a graduate of Langston University.
 

Courtney Peyketewa


Soror Peyketewa came into the sorority through the Beta Gamma Chapter at the University of Central Oklahoma.
 

Samantha Stephens


Samantha Stephens Photo
Soror Stephens is a graduate of the University of Central Oklahoma. She came into the sorority through Beta Gamma Chapter.