Chapter Services

C. Alan Beck

Director of Services-South

Mr. C. Alan Beck (Central Oklahoma, Lambda Iota ’15) joined...

Ann Davis

Services Coordinator

Andrea White

Membership Reporting and Records Management

David T. Locke

Director of Services-East

Mr. David T. Locke (Austin Peay State, Eta Tau ’15)...

Kimberly J. Novak

Director of Health and Safety

Ms. Kimberly Novak joined the staff in 2013 and serves...

Lance A. Horner

Chief Operating Officer

T. Nathanial Hills

Director of Services-West

Mr. T. Nathanial Hills (Arkansas State, Delta Theta ’15) joined...

Chapter Consultants

Zachary F. Brown

Senior Provisional Chapter Consultant

Zachary F. Brown (San Diego State, Delta Kappa ’16) is...

Tarik J. Terry

Senior Chapter Consultant

Tarik J. Terry (Old Dominion, Zeta Iota ’16), now in...

Seth C. Powers

Chapter Consultant

Seth C. Powers (Christopher Newport, Mu Rho ’17) served his...

Samuel W. Cooper

Senior Chapter Consultant

Mr. Samuel W. Cooper (Delta State, Zeta Beta ’15) joined...

Paxton E. Crider

Senior Chapter Consultant

Paxton E. Crider (Murray State, Epsilon Lambda ’16) joined the...

Leo A. Mercer

Senior Chapter Consultant

Leo A. Mercer (Northern Arizona, Theta Rho ’19) served Theta...

Kyle J. Pearson

Consultant

Kyle J. Pearson (University of North Texas, Epsilon Delta ’17)...

T. Blaine Van Buskirk

Senior Chapter Consultant

Mr. T. Blaine Van Buskirk Jr. (Stephen F. Austin State,...

Asa C. Richerson

Consultant

Asa Richerson (Linfield, Delta Rho ’17) served his chapter as president,...

Volunteer Services

Mindy Costabile

Position: Alumni and Volunteer Coordinator
Phone: 9017481868,1107
Email: mcostabile@pikes.org

Mindy Costabile

Alumni and Volunteer Coordinator

G. Chase Dannenbaum

Position: Director of Alumni Engagement
Phone: 9017481868,1112
Email: cdannenbaum@pikes.org

G. Chase Dannenbaum

Director of Alumni Engagement

Management

Justin A. Buck

Position: Executive Vice President
Phone: 901-748-1868,1126
Email: jbuck@pikes.org

Justin A. Buck

Executive Vice President

PIKE University

Allison C. Griffin

Position: Director of Events
Phone: 9017481868,1105
Email: agriffin@pikes.org

Allison C. Griffin

Director of Events

Sherry Walker

Sherry T. Walker

Position: Director of Conferences & Travel
Phone: 9017481868,1131
Email: swalker@pikes.org

Sherry T. Walker

Director of Conferences & Travel

Danny L. Ryan

Position: Chief Strategy Officer
Phone: 9017481868,1136
Email: dryan@pikes.org

Mr. Danny Ryan, MS, CAE (Missouri S&T, Alpha Kappa ’06) currently serves as the Chief Strategy Officer and is responsible for working with all arms of the Fraternity in identifying and communi­cating new strategic opportu­nities along with development and execution of its newest strategic plan. In addition, Danny oversees all aspects of PIKE University in­cluding event-based, online, and peer-to-peer education throughout the Fraternity.

Danny is a Certified Association Executive (CAE) with more than 10 years of experience working professionally and voluntarily in learning and development, association management, and higher education. Danny earned his Bachelor of Science (BS) degree in Mechanical Engineering from Missouri S&T in 2012, his Master of Science (MS) degree in Information Systems from the University of Memphis in 2020 and is currently pursuing his Doctor of Education (EdD) in Leadership and Learning in Organizations from Vanderbilt University.

Danny L. Ryan

Chief Strategy Officer

Mr. Danny Ryan, MS, CAE (Missouri S&T, Alpha Kappa ’06)...

Daniel J. Maloney

Position: Director of Membership Development
Phone: 9017481868,1128
Email: dmaloney@pikes.org
Mr. Daniel J. Maloney (University of Nevada-Las Vegas, Kappa Omicron ’14) joined the Fraternity staff in June 2018 as a chapter consultant, servicing chapters in the Delta and Arkoma Regions. He also conducted the expansion projects at the University of Delaware and the University of Chicago. Maloney served Kappa Omicron in a variety of roles including president and new member educator. Since June of 2019, he has served as the Director of Membership Development. In this role, Maloney serves as the primary facilitator of the Fraternity’s holistic membership development strategy, communication, and resources.

Daniel J. Maloney

Director of Membership Development

Mr. Daniel J. Maloney (University of Nevada-Las Vegas, Kappa Omicron...

Growth

Caleb J. Vander Lugt

Director of Membership Growth

Mr. Caleb J. Vander Lugt (Adrian College, Zeta Lambda ’14)...

Kyle N. Pane

Director of Expansion

Finance & Real Estate

Reuben R. Rodriguez

Position: Senior Director of Real Estate
Phone: 901-748-1868,1123
Email: rrodriguez@pikes.org

Mr. Reuben R. Rodriguez (Bowling Green State, Delta Beta ’07) serves as the senior director of real estate. With more than a decade of professional experience in fraternity real estate, Reuben oversees the management of owned properties in Pi Kappa Alpha’s real estate portfolio. In addition, he serves as a primary contact for chapters and house corporations for real estate inquiries and support.

Reuben R. Rodriguez

Senior Director of Real Estate

Mr. Reuben R. Rodriguez (Bowling Green State, Delta Beta ’07)...

J.R. Parsons

Position: Chief Financial Officer
Phone: 901-748-1868,1114
Email: jparsons@pikes.org

Mr. J.R. Parsons (Wyoming, Iota Alpha ’01) serves as the Fraternity’s chief financial officer. As a member of the executive leadership team, he is involved in key decisions pertaining to the organization’s strategic initiatives, operating model, and operational execution. As CFO, he also defines the processes and implements the infrastructure/systems necessary to support the financial operations of the organization. J.R. oversees the finance and real estate department as well as the Fraternity’s various insurance programs.

J.R. received a BS in Business Administration from the University of Wyoming and an MBA from the University of Memphis. He also studied international business at the University of Queensland in Australia. J.R. holds accreditations as a Certified Managerial Accountant (CMA) and a Certified Risk Manager (CRM). J.R. lives in Germantown, Tennessee, with his wife and children.

J.R. Parsons

Chief Financial Officer

Mr. J.R. Parsons (Wyoming, Iota Alpha ’01) serves as the...

Jared C. Campbell

Position: Director of Finance & Real Estate
Phone: 901-748-1868,1124
Email: jcampbell@pikes.org

Mr. Jared C. Campbell (East Central, Epsilon Omega ’14) serves as the director of finance & real estate. In this role, Jared works with various departments to support the financial operations of the organization. Specifically, Jared provides financial support to chapters in the areas of education, planning, resources, and implementation of best practices. In addition, Jared serves as a primary contact for chapters and house corporations for real estate inquiries and support.

Jared was awarded his bachelor’s degree in Business Administration-Management from East Central University in 2017. He also holds certificates in Banking & Finance and Human Resource Management. He is currently pursuing his MBA at the University of Memphis.

Jared C. Campbell

Director of Finance & Real Estate

Mr. Jared C. Campbell (East Central, Epsilon Omega ’14) serves...

Alicia D. Harrison

Position: Bookkeeper
Phone: 901-333-2773
Email: Aharrison@pikes.org

Alicia D. Harrison

Bookkeeper

Communications & Marketing

Barbara E. Perkins

Position: Director of Creative Services/Editor
Phone: 901-748-1868,1118
Email: bperkins@pikes.org

Barbara E. Perkins

Director of Creative Services/Editor

Aranda H. Gehringer

Position: Director of Marketing & Communications
Phone: 901-748-1868,1140
Email: agehringer@pikes.org

Aranda H. Gehringer

Director of Marketing & Communications

Operations

Foundation

Sandra H. Newsom

Position: Project Manager
Phone: 901-748-1868,1113
Email: snewsom@pikes.org

Sandra H. Newsom

Project Manager

N. Ryan Flickinger

Position: Chief Executive Officer
Phone: 901-748-1868,1101
Email: rflickinger@pikes.org

N. Ryan Flickinger

Chief Executive Officer

Ryan C. Collett

Position: Chief Development Officer
Phone: 901-748-1868,1152
Email: rcollett@pikes.org

Ryan C. Collett

Chief Development Officer

Nakell Baker

Position: Philanthropy Specialist
Phone: 901-259-2732
Email: nbaker@pikes.org

Nakell Baker

Philanthropy Specialist

Muffin Dixon

Position: Development Operations Officer
Phone: 901-748-1868,1102
Email: mdixon@pikes.org

Muffin Dixon

Development Operations Officer

KC Herman

Position: Director of Development
Phone: 901-748-1868,1144
Email: kherman@pikes.org

KC Herman

Director of Development

Ginny N. Stalker

Position: Scholarship & Grant Administrator
Phone: 901-748-1868,1141
Email: gstalker@pikes.org

Mrs. Ginny Stalker joined the PIKE Foundation staff in January 2012 as a director of development.  Prior to working for the PIKE Foundation, Ginny served on the Fraternity professional staff for six years.  In her current position as Scholarship and Grant Administrator, Ginny manages the PIKE Foundation’s international & chapter scholarship program.

Ginny N. Stalker

Scholarship & Grant Administrator

Mrs. Ginny Stalker joined the PIKE Foundation staff in January...

Cecily A. Hurt

Position: Director of Annual Giving
Phone: 901-748-1868,1146
Email: churt@pikes.org

Cecily A. Hurt

Director of Annual Giving

Bryan Rawlinson

Position: Director of Development
Phone: (203) 417-2665
Email: brawlinson@Pikes.org

Bryan Rawlinson

Director of Development

Adam I. Wassell

Position: Senior Director of Development
Phone: 901-748-1868,1139
Email: awassell@pikes.org

Adam I. Wassell

Senior Director of Development

All Staff

C. Alan Beck

Position: Director of Services-South
Phone: 9017481868,1150
Email: abeck@pikes.org

Mr. C. Alan Beck (Central Oklahoma, Lambda Iota ’15) joined the Fraternity staff in January 2019 as a consultant servicing chapters in the Bluegrass, Volunteer, Dogwood, Pacific Coast, and Golden West regions. Additionally, Beck had the opportunity to conduct expansion projects at Boise State University and UCLA. In May 2020, Beck was promoted to Director of Services – South. In this role, Beck serves as the primary liaison to chapters and school support personnel, develops member educational programming, coordinates chapter consultant hiring, travel, and visits.

C. Alan Beck

Director of Services-South

Mr. C. Alan Beck (Central Oklahoma, Lambda Iota ’15) joined...

Ann Davis

Position: Services Coordinator
Phone: 9017481868,1145
Email: adavis@pikes.org

Ann Davis

Services Coordinator

Aranda H. Gehringer

Position: Director of Marketing & Communications
Phone: 901-748-1868,1140
Email: agehringer@pikes.org

Aranda H. Gehringer

Director of Marketing & Communications

Allison C. Griffin

Position: Director of Events
Phone: 9017481868,1105
Email: agriffin@pikes.org

Allison C. Griffin

Director of Events

Alicia D. Harrison

Position: Bookkeeper
Phone: 901-333-2773
Email: Aharrison@pikes.org

Alicia D. Harrison

Bookkeeper

Asa C. Richerson

Position: Consultant
Phone: 9017481868,1127
Email: aricherson@pikes.org

Asa Richerson (Linfield, Delta Rho ’17) served his chapter as president, health & safety officer, new member educator, and public relations chairman. During his tenure as president, Delta Rho chapter won its first-ever Raymond L. Orians Excellence award. Richerson received his PIKE University Gold Certification at the 2019 Vancouver Leadership Summit. In the fraternity community, he served as the IFC public relations officer and IFC voting delegate and was a Bystander Engagement Training leader, a peer-led program that exemplified the importance of consent and bystander intervention. On campus, Richerson served as the vice president of public relations and vice president of programming for ASLC (Linfield’s SGA). He was also a member of the NCAA Division III cross country and track & field teams. Richerson graduated in Spring 2020 with a bachelor of arts in mass communication and a bachelor of science in business management, with a minor in economics.

Asa C. Richerson

Consultant

Asa Richerson (Linfield, Delta Rho ’17) served his chapter as president,...

Adam I. Wassell

Position: Senior Director of Development
Phone: 901-748-1868,1139
Email: awassell@pikes.org

Adam I. Wassell

Senior Director of Development

Andrea White

Position: Membership Reporting and Records Management
Phone: 9017481868,1138
Email: awhite@pikes.org

Andrea White

Membership Reporting and Records Management

Barbara E. Perkins

Position: Director of Creative Services/Editor
Phone: 901-748-1868,1118
Email: bperkins@pikes.org

Barbara E. Perkins

Director of Creative Services/Editor

Bryan Rawlinson

Position: Director of Development
Phone: (203) 417-2665
Email: brawlinson@Pikes.org

Bryan Rawlinson

Director of Development

T. Blaine Van Buskirk

Position: Senior Chapter Consultant
Phone: 9017481868,1143
Email: bvanbuskirk@pikes.org

Mr. T. Blaine Van Buskirk Jr. (Stephen F. Austin State, Epsilon Omicron ‘16) joined the International Fraternity staff in June 2019. He serviced chapters in the New England and Atlantic Coast regions and completed the expansion project at Francis Marion University. As an undergraduate, Van Buskirk served as president, vice president, and treasurer for Epsilon Omicron Chapter. Van Buskirk received his PIKE University Garnet Certification at the 2018 Convention in Richmond, Virginia. During Van Buskirk’s presidency, Epsilon Omicron received various campus awards, including Chapter of the Year. Van Buskirk was heavily involved on campus as a varsity track athlete, president of IFC, and secretary of Order of Omega. Van Buskirk received multiple awards on campus, including Greek Man of the Year and Homecoming King. Van Buskirk graduated with his degree in finance in December 2018.

T. Blaine Van Buskirk

Senior Chapter Consultant

Mr. T. Blaine Van Buskirk Jr. (Stephen F. Austin State,...

G. Chase Dannenbaum

Position: Director of Alumni Engagement
Phone: 9017481868,1112
Email: cdannenbaum@pikes.org

G. Chase Dannenbaum

Director of Alumni Engagement

Cecily A. Hurt

Position: Director of Annual Giving
Phone: 901-748-1868,1146
Email: churt@pikes.org

Cecily A. Hurt

Director of Annual Giving

David T. Locke

Position: Director of Services-East
Phone: 9017481868,1109
Email: dlocke@pikes.org

Mr. David T. Locke (Austin Peay State, Eta Tau ’15) joined the Fraternity staff in June 2018 as a consultant servicing chapters in the Midwest and Heartland regions and conducting the expansion project at Jacksonville State University. In June 2019, Locke was promoted to the Director of Services-East. In his role today, Locke coordinates chapter consultant travel and visits, develops member educational programming, and serves as the primary liaison to chapters and school support personnel.

David T. Locke

Director of Services-East

Mr. David T. Locke (Austin Peay State, Eta Tau ’15)...

Daniel J. Maloney

Position: Director of Membership Development
Phone: 9017481868,1128
Email: dmaloney@pikes.org
Mr. Daniel J. Maloney (University of Nevada-Las Vegas, Kappa Omicron ’14) joined the Fraternity staff in June 2018 as a chapter consultant, servicing chapters in the Delta and Arkoma Regions. He also conducted the expansion projects at the University of Delaware and the University of Chicago. Maloney served Kappa Omicron in a variety of roles including president and new member educator. Since June of 2019, he has served as the Director of Membership Development. In this role, Maloney serves as the primary facilitator of the Fraternity’s holistic membership development strategy, communication, and resources.

Daniel J. Maloney

Director of Membership Development

Mr. Daniel J. Maloney (University of Nevada-Las Vegas, Kappa Omicron...

Danny L. Ryan

Position: Chief Strategy Officer
Phone: 9017481868,1136
Email: dryan@pikes.org

Mr. Danny Ryan, MS, CAE (Missouri S&T, Alpha Kappa ’06) currently serves as the Chief Strategy Officer and is responsible for working with all arms of the Fraternity in identifying and communi­cating new strategic opportu­nities along with development and execution of its newest strategic plan. In addition, Danny oversees all aspects of PIKE University in­cluding event-based, online, and peer-to-peer education throughout the Fraternity.

Danny is a Certified Association Executive (CAE) with more than 10 years of experience working professionally and voluntarily in learning and development, association management, and higher education. Danny earned his Bachelor of Science (BS) degree in Mechanical Engineering from Missouri S&T in 2012, his Master of Science (MS) degree in Information Systems from the University of Memphis in 2020 and is currently pursuing his Doctor of Education (EdD) in Leadership and Learning in Organizations from Vanderbilt University.

Danny L. Ryan

Chief Strategy Officer

Mr. Danny Ryan, MS, CAE (Missouri S&T, Alpha Kappa ’06)...

Ginny N. Stalker

Position: Scholarship & Grant Administrator
Phone: 901-748-1868,1141
Email: gstalker@pikes.org

Mrs. Ginny Stalker joined the PIKE Foundation staff in January 2012 as a director of development.  Prior to working for the PIKE Foundation, Ginny served on the Fraternity professional staff for six years.  In her current position as Scholarship and Grant Administrator, Ginny manages the PIKE Foundation’s international & chapter scholarship program.

Ginny N. Stalker

Scholarship & Grant Administrator

Mrs. Ginny Stalker joined the PIKE Foundation staff in January...

Jared C. Campbell

Position: Director of Finance & Real Estate
Phone: 901-748-1868,1124
Email: jcampbell@pikes.org

Mr. Jared C. Campbell (East Central, Epsilon Omega ’14) serves as the director of finance & real estate. In this role, Jared works with various departments to support the financial operations of the organization. Specifically, Jared provides financial support to chapters in the areas of education, planning, resources, and implementation of best practices. In addition, Jared serves as a primary contact for chapters and house corporations for real estate inquiries and support.

Jared was awarded his bachelor’s degree in Business Administration-Management from East Central University in 2017. He also holds certificates in Banking & Finance and Human Resource Management. He is currently pursuing his MBA at the University of Memphis.

Jared C. Campbell

Director of Finance & Real Estate

Mr. Jared C. Campbell (East Central, Epsilon Omega ’14) serves...

J.R. Parsons

Position: Chief Financial Officer
Phone: 901-748-1868,1114
Email: jparsons@pikes.org

Mr. J.R. Parsons (Wyoming, Iota Alpha ’01) serves as the Fraternity’s chief financial officer. As a member of the executive leadership team, he is involved in key decisions pertaining to the organization’s strategic initiatives, operating model, and operational execution. As CFO, he also defines the processes and implements the infrastructure/systems necessary to support the financial operations of the organization. J.R. oversees the finance and real estate department as well as the Fraternity’s various insurance programs.

J.R. received a BS in Business Administration from the University of Wyoming and an MBA from the University of Memphis. He also studied international business at the University of Queensland in Australia. J.R. holds accreditations as a Certified Managerial Accountant (CMA) and a Certified Risk Manager (CRM). J.R. lives in Germantown, Tennessee, with his wife and children.

J.R. Parsons

Chief Financial Officer

Mr. J.R. Parsons (Wyoming, Iota Alpha ’01) serves as the...

KC Herman

Position: Director of Development
Phone: 901-748-1868,1144
Email: kherman@pikes.org

KC Herman

Director of Development

Kimberly J. Novak

Position: Director of Health and Safety
Email: knovak@pikes.org

Ms. Kimberly Novak joined the staff in 2013 and serves as Pi Kappa Alpha’s staff as the Director for Health & Safety. In this role, she provides training and support specific to health and safety for chapter leadership, collegiate members, volunteers and staff. In addition to role on the PIKE Team, Kim is the CEO of NovakTalks, a higher education consulting firm that specializes in facilitating the development of strategic prevention, intervention and accountability initiatives. A foundational characteristic of her team’s our work is the involvement of students in the governance of their organizations. We fundamentally believe in the value of the student voice.

Kim is recognized as a thought-leader in Student Organization Conduct having worked in student conduct administration for over 25 years. She is frequently called up to educate campus professionals and international fraternity staffs on the design as well as implementation of organization conduct systems. In 2007 Kim lead the development of the Interdisciplinary Institute for Hazing Prevention, the first educational experience designed to apply the principles and framework for prevention to the issue of hazing. The Institute is now in its 14th year and continues to be the leading hazing prevention program in higher education.

Kim has been awarded countless honors for her work with college students and professionals. Including Interfraternal accolades from Kappa Alpha Order, Zeta Beta Tau, Pi Kappa Phi, and Sigma Phi Beta. She has been honored by students with the outstanding advisor award form Pi Kappa Phi Fraternity, Texas A&M University, and Arizona State University. Her colleagues have honored her with AFA’s Sue Kraft Fussell Distinguished Service Award, The ASCA Distinguished Service Award, as well as a North American Inter-Fraternal Conference Silver Medal for her leadership in advancing hazing prevention within the fraternal movement. In 2020 she was honored with The Dr. Kalem Riess Award, the highest honor bestowed by the Southeastern Greek Leadership Association.
Kim is a member of Delta Gamma Fraternity. She approaches her work with college students and those that support them with the heart of an advocate.

Kimberly J. Novak

Director of Health and Safety

Ms. Kimberly Novak joined the staff in 2013 and serves...

Kyle J. Pearson

Position: Consultant
Phone: 9017481868,1108
Email: kpearson@pikes.org

Kyle J. Pearson (University of North Texas, Epsilon Delta ’17) served his chapter as president, recruitment chairman, campus involvement chairman, and was a member of the IFC judiciary board. During his term as president Pearson was essential in obtaining a chapter house for Epsilon Delta. He received his PIKE University Garnet Certification at the 2020 Dallas Leadership Summit. Outside of the fraternity, Pearson served first as an orientation leader and later as a student coordinator for Orientation and Transition Programs. Pearson also served as an Academic Coach assisting in individual student development as part of the UNT Learning Center staff. He received a degree in public relations along with a double minor in political science and marketing.

Kyle J. Pearson

Consultant

Kyle J. Pearson (University of North Texas, Epsilon Delta ’17)...

Lance A. Horner

Position: Chief Operating Officer
Phone: 9017481868,1133
Email: lhorner@pikes.org

Lance A. Horner

Chief Operating Officer

Leo A. Mercer

Position: Senior Chapter Consultant
Phone: 9012194748
Email: lmercer@pikes.org

Leo A. Mercer (Northern Arizona, Theta Rho ’19) served Theta Rho Chapter at Northern Arizona University as the founding president, and he earned his PIKE University Gold Certification at the 2018 San Jose Leadership Summit. As provisional chapter president, he was the driving force behind the adoption of major thoroughfares for community service efforts. Mercer is a frequent judge and speaker for national scholastic journalism associations, interned with the official NCAA championship photographer, and has owned and sold two businesses within the media sector. Mercer graduated with a bachelor’s degree in political science and journalism.

Leo A. Mercer

Senior Chapter Consultant

Leo A. Mercer (Northern Arizona, Theta Rho ’19) served Theta...

Mindy Costabile

Position: Alumni and Volunteer Coordinator
Phone: 9017481868,1107
Email: mcostabile@pikes.org

Mindy Costabile

Alumni and Volunteer Coordinator

Muffin Dixon

Position: Development Operations Officer
Phone: 901-748-1868,1102
Email: mdixon@pikes.org

Muffin Dixon

Development Operations Officer

Melissa A. Schott

Position: Office Manager
Phone: 901-748-1868,1115
Email: mschott@pikes.org

Melissa A. Schott

Office Manager

Nakell Baker

Position: Philanthropy Specialist
Phone: 901-259-2732
Email: nbaker@pikes.org

Nakell Baker

Philanthropy Specialist

T. Nathanial Hills

Position: Director of Services-West
Phone: 9017481868,1119
Email: nhills@pikes.org

Mr. T. Nathanial Hills (Arkansas State, Delta Theta ’15) joined the Fraternity staff in June 2018 as a consultant servicing chapters in the Lone Star and Rockies regions and conducting the expansion project at Clemson University. In June 2019, Hills was promoted to the Director of Services-West. In his role, Hills serves as the primary liaison to chapters and school support personnel, develops member educational programming, and coordinates chapter consultant travel and visits.

T. Nathanial Hills

Director of Services-West

Mr. T. Nathanial Hills (Arkansas State, Delta Theta ’15) joined...

Paxton E. Crider

Position: Senior Chapter Consultant
Phone: 9017481868,1117
Email: pcrider@pikes.org

Paxton E. Crider (Murray State, Epsilon Lambda ’16) joined the professional staff in January 2020 as a consultant, servicing chapters in the Midwest and Heartland regions and conducting the expansion project at California State University – Northridge. Throughout his undergraduate experience, he served as president, external vice president, and scholarship chairman for Epsilon Lambda Chapter. Crider received his PIKE University Gold Certification at the 2019 Chapter Executives Conference in Memphis, Tennessee. Outside of the Fraternity, he was heavily involved in Student Government Association, serving as chief justice of the judicial board and holding positions within the student senate. Additionally, Crider was a member of the Order of Omega honor society and participated in fundraising efforts for St. Jude Up ‘til Dawn. He received multiple awards on campus, including Greek Man of the Year, Homecoming King, and Mr. MSU. Crider graduated in December 2019 with his bachelor’s degree in finance.

Paxton E. Crider

Senior Chapter Consultant

Paxton E. Crider (Murray State, Epsilon Lambda ’16) joined the...

Ryan C. Collett

Position: Chief Development Officer
Phone: 901-748-1868,1152
Email: rcollett@pikes.org

Ryan C. Collett

Chief Development Officer

N. Ryan Flickinger

Position: Chief Executive Officer
Phone: 901-748-1868,1101
Email: rflickinger@pikes.org

N. Ryan Flickinger

Chief Executive Officer

Reuben R. Rodriguez

Position: Senior Director of Real Estate
Phone: 901-748-1868,1123
Email: rrodriguez@pikes.org

Mr. Reuben R. Rodriguez (Bowling Green State, Delta Beta ’07) serves as the senior director of real estate. With more than a decade of professional experience in fraternity real estate, Reuben oversees the management of owned properties in Pi Kappa Alpha’s real estate portfolio. In addition, he serves as a primary contact for chapters and house corporations for real estate inquiries and support.

Reuben R. Rodriguez

Senior Director of Real Estate

Mr. Reuben R. Rodriguez (Bowling Green State, Delta Beta ’07)...

Samuel W. Cooper

Position: Senior Chapter Consultant
Phone: 9017481868,1110
Email: scooper@pikes.org

Mr. Samuel W. Cooper (Delta State, Zeta Beta ’15) joined the professional staff in June 2019 as a consultant, servicing chapters in the Founders and River Valley regions and conducting the expansion project at California State University – Northridge. Cooper served Zeta Beta Chapter as president, external vice president, and recruitment chairman. He received his PIKE University Gold Certification at the 2019 Dallas Leadership Summit. On campus, he served as president of Omicron Delta Kappa National Leadership Honor Society, assistant student director of orientation, vice president of Beta Beta Beta Biological Honor Society, and governmental affairs chair for SGA. Cooper received multiple awards on campus, including Top Student Leader and Greek Man of the Year. After graduating with degrees in biology and psychology, Cooper was inducted into the Delta State University Student Hall of Fame.

Samuel W. Cooper

Senior Chapter Consultant

Mr. Samuel W. Cooper (Delta State, Zeta Beta ’15) joined...

Sandra H. Newsom

Position: Project Manager
Phone: 901-748-1868,1113
Email: snewsom@pikes.org

Sandra H. Newsom

Project Manager

Seth C. Powers

Position: Chapter Consultant
Phone: 9017481868,1120
Email: spowers@pikes.org

Seth C. Powers (Christopher Newport, Mu Rho ’17) served his chapter as president, master of ritual, and campus involvement chairman. He obtained his PIKE University Garnet Certification at the 2019 Philadelphia Leadership Summit. During his presidency, Mu Rho Chapter received multiple campus awards including Excellence in Leadership, and led the implementation of a new spring philanthropy event, the Firemen’s Challenge. Outside of the fraternity, Powers served on the IFC judicial board and was a member of the College Republicans and Surfriders Foundation. Powers graduated in May 2020 with a degree in cellular, molecular, and physiological biology.

Seth C. Powers

Chapter Consultant

Seth C. Powers (Christopher Newport, Mu Rho ’17) served his...

Sherry Walker

Sherry T. Walker

Position: Director of Conferences & Travel
Phone: 9017481868,1131
Email: swalker@pikes.org

Sherry T. Walker

Director of Conferences & Travel

Tarik J. Terry

Position: Senior Chapter Consultant
Phone: 9017481868,1137
Email: tterry@pikes.org

Tarik J. Terry (Old Dominion, Zeta Iota ’16), now in his second year as a consultant with the Fraternity’s staff. Terry served his chapter as president and the International Fraternity as an undergraduate international vice president in 2018-19. He achieved PIKE University Garnet Certification at the 2018 Philadelphia Leadership Summit. On campus, Terry’s activities included Student Government Association where he served as speaker of the senate, National Society for Collegiate Scholars where he served as vice president of community service; the university’s club basketball team where he served as president; and Order of Omega. Terry has interned in four political offices on the local, state, and federal levels. He is a two-time participant in the Fraternal Government Relations Coalition ‘Storm the Hill’ visits. Terry graduated in May 2019 with a degree in political science and a minor in communications.

Tarik J. Terry

Senior Chapter Consultant

Tarik J. Terry (Old Dominion, Zeta Iota ’16), now in...

Zachary F. Brown

Position: Senior Provisional Chapter Consultant
Phone: 9017481868,1104
Email: zbrown@pikes.org

Zachary F. Brown (San Diego State, Delta Kappa ’16) is returning to staff as a Senior Chapter Consultant. Last year, he serviced our Delta and Arkoma regions and conducted the expansion project at Boise State University. As a founding father of Delta Kappa Chapter, Brown served as president, health & safety officer, campus involvement chairman, and IFC delegate. On campus, he served the IFC executive council as Vice President of Risk Management and representative to the Aztec Game Experience. Brown was additionally involved in Fraternity Men Against Negative Environments and Rape Situations as Vice President of Membership. He received his PIKE University Gold Certification at the 2018 International Convention in Richmond, VA, where he served as one of two undergraduate members on the Nominating Committee. Brown graduated in May 2019 with a bachelor’s degree in kinesiology with an emphasis in pre-physical therapy.

Zachary F. Brown

Senior Provisional Chapter Consultant

Zachary F. Brown (San Diego State, Delta Kappa ’16) is...