Missouri Chapters met in Jefferson City for the AKA Day at the Capitol. The event was held on Tuesday, April 12, 2016. It was a collaboration between Central Region and Midwestern Region Connection Committees. Sorority members from across Missouri met to advocate for key issues facing our community. The focus issues of the day were Mental Health, Social Justice Civil Rights, and Voter Rights.
Anita Russell, President, Kansas City NAACP
Cindi Keele, Executive Director - NAMI Missouri
Jeanette Mott Oxford, Executive Director, Empower Missouri
Rep. Kim Gardner/Rep. Bonnaye Mims
Rep. Brandon Ellington/Rep. Clem Smith
Sen. Shalonn “Kiki” Curls/ Sen. Jamilah Nasheed
Jan M. Carpenter-Baker, Mid-Western Regional Director and Kathy A. Walker-Steele, Central Regional Director both participated in the program. The event was chaired by Carol Graves of Beta Omega Chapter and Stacey Edwards of Gamma Omega.