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Grand Council 2019-2021

Grand Council

Grand Council, the governing body of the Fraternity, is made up of seven members who manage, supervise and develop the Fraternity by upholding the Pi Beta Phi Constitution & Statutes and executing Pi Beta Phi Policy and Position Statements. Grand Council members are elected biennially at convention for two-year terms.

A Grand Council officer may serve up to three terms in any one position and up to 10 years of total service. Every Grand Council officer must have served as a Director or Fraternity officer above the local level and must be knowledgeable about current Fraternity programs.

  Wulf 2017  

Marla Neelly Wulf

Grand President

Email: GP1@pibetaphi.org

Chapter: Kansas Beta at Kansas State University

Education: Bachelor of Science in elementary education; Masters in educational administration

Alumnae Experience: Denver Alumnae Club President; Colorado Delta AAC; Conroe-The Woodlands, Texas, Alumnae Club President 

International Experience: Grand Vice President Programming; Alumnae Regional Director and Alumnae Regional Programming Specialist

Awards: National Blue Ribbon School of Excellence Award

Professional: Retired Middle School Principal, Assistant Principal, Instructional Leader and teacher in Littleton Public Schools, Littleton, Colorado

Hobbies: Tennis, reading, singing, family and friends

 Eison 2017  

Emory McGinnis Eison

Grand Vice President Collegians

Email: GVPC@pibetaphi.org

Chapter: Mississippi Beta at University of Mississippi

Education: Bachelor of Business Administration

Alumnae Experience: Memphis, Tennessee, Alumnae Club; Tennessee Delta AAC Chair; Mississippi Beta AAC Chair; Advisor for NMC  

International Experience: Grand Vice President Finance; Collegiate Region Six Director; Collegiate Regional Programming Specialist Region Six 

Professional: Quotations at Clear Advantage Lighting

Hobbies: Cooking, gardening, traveling and yoga


Amy Lorenzen Southerland

Grand Vice President Alumnae

Email: GVPA@pibetaphi.org

Chapter: South Dakota Alpha at University of South Dakota

Education: Bachelor of Arts in communication and English

Alumnae Experience: Active member of North Carolina Triangle Club

International Experience: Collegiate Regional Membership Specialist Region One, Alumnae Regional Programming Specialist Region One, Director Membership  

Awards: South Dakota Alpha Amy Burnham Onken Award

Professional: Director, Integrated Systems at T Media Sales

Hobbies: Reading, tennis, attending concerts, theater and opera

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Lisa Gamel Scott

Grand Vice President Finance/Housing

Email: GVPFH@pibetaphi.org

Chapter: Colorado Alpha at University of Colorado

Education: Bachelor of Science in business 

Alumnae Experience: Served in numerous positions, including President, in the San Francisco Alumnae Club and the Jefferson County, Colorado, Alumnae Club (served as President); founder and member of the San Juan, Colorado, Pocket  

International Experience: Fraternity Housing Corporation President; President and Treasurer of Pi Beta Phi Foundation; Chairman of the Gatlinburg Study Committee; and Traveling Graduate Consultant

Awards: National Chapter Service Award Winner 1984; Volunteer of the Year by the Pagosa Springs Chamber of Commerce 2004

Professional: Former Vice President of Alex Brown & Sons, an investment banking firm in San Francisco; current board member of local community bank; currently serving appointments to Colorado Judicial Nominating Commission and Victims Compensation Board; wife, mother and full-time community volunteer

Hobbies: Family activities, 4-H Leader, water and snow skiing, cooking, traveling


Alison Veit Heafitz

Grand Vice President Fraternity Growth

Email: GVPFG@pibetaphi.org

Chapter: Illinois Zeta at University of Illinois, Urbana

Education: Bachelor of Science in cell and structural biology; Master in public administration

Alumnae Experience: President VA Epsilon CHC, President Nation's Capital-D.C. Alumnae Club

International Experience: Grand Vice President Collegians; Collegiate Region One Director and Collegiate Region One Risk Management/Policy Specialist

Professional: Aide on Capitol Hill to Senator Peter Fitzgerald (R-IL) and Congressman Jerry Weller (R-IL) for two and three years, respectively; Senior Analyst at the Government Accountability Office, three years; currently, a stay-at-home mom

Hobbies: Baking, running, travel, shopping, reading and collecting Pi Phi badges


Jenn Plagman-Galvin

Grand Vice President Community Relations

Email: GVPCR@pibetaphi.org

Chapter: Iowa Gamma at Iowa State University  

Education: Bachelor of Science in Journalism and Mass Communication (business minor); Master of Public Administration; PhD in Higher Education 

Alumnae Experience: Ames Alumnae Club member, Iowa Gamma AAC Vice President of Membership Counterpart  

International Experience: Grand Vice President Communications; National Panhellenic Conference Delegation, Third Alternate Delegate; National Panhellenic Conference Document Review Coordinator; Collegiate Province President; Chapter Services Coordinator; Resident Leadership Development Consultant 

Professional: Director of Operations, College of Human Sciences at Iowa State University

Hobbies: Keeping up with kids' activities, travel, performing arts, college sports 

Jamie Feist Daniels 2016  

Jamie Feist Daniels

Grand Vice President Member Experience

Email: GVPME@pibetaphi.org

Chapter: Montana Alpha at Montana State University

Education: Bachelor of Arts in Business Management 

International Experience: Collegiate Regional Chapter Operations and Advisors Specialist, Collegiate Regional Director

Professional: Customer Success Director at Dun and Bradstreet; Account Manager and Program Manager at Dun and Bradstreet; event planner; dental office manager