Grand Alphas

The Grand Alpha is the President of Phi Kappa Sigma International Fraternity. The Grand Alpha presides over the sessions of the Grand Chapter and at meetings of the Executive Committee and the Executive Board and is the chief administrative officer of the Fraternity.  He performs such duties as custom and parliamentary usage may require, including that of serving as President of the Corporation. The Grand Alpha is a volunteer who is elected during Grand Chapter every two years.

Name Chapter Year
John Clark Sims
Thomas Mitchell
William Delaney Wetherill
James Louis Ferriere
James Peacock Sims
William Uhler Hensel
Woolsey Johnson
Henry Kyd Douglas
Joseph C. Bellamy
Henry Darcy Scudder
William Stewart Jr.
Frank Battle Dancy
Thomas Lynch Montgomery
Stevenson Hockley Walsh
James Hartley Merrick
John Pope Baer
Frank Bernadou Bower
James Starr
George Poindexter Bagby
Haseltine Smith
Boyd Lee Spahr
Albert Charles Dieffenbach
Thomas Branch McAdams
Patrick Mann Estes
Archer Louis Jackson
Murray Hurst Spahr Jr.
Arthur Marx Jens
Edgar Marion Draper
Albert Guido Kulp
Charles Lafayette Brown, MD
Carroll Keller Simons
Thomas James Alexander
Neal Lines Hospers
R. Dwain Dewey
Curtis M. Boutwell
Gary R. Stone
Melvin L. Penn
David Demarest
Peter J. Nichols
Ghery D. Pettit, DVM
James Payne Martin
Daniel Lund, III
Joseph B. Moidl, II
Douglas W. Opicka
Michael W. Palladino
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