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Name:          Bro Don A. Cross – Cool Hand Luke

 

Pledged:      Louisiana State University – Iota Tau Chapter 

                     Fall 82 – Gangster Force Line

 

Office:          Western Region - State Director: 2022 -                  

                     Chapter President: 2021 -  

                     Chapter Vice President: 2019-2020

                     MIP Chairman: 2020

 

About Me:    Phi Beta Sigma was the right choice for me in college and everyday I'm glad I made that decision. To this day, I'm best friends with many of my brothers from LSU. One of my goals is to grow the fraternity. Bring new blood in at the collegiate and alumni levels and to give inactive brothers a reason to comeback! My philosophy is to "Continue to build Phi Beta Sigma, one brother at a time." "We don't have to do everything, but the things that we do, we do it right!"  GOMAB!   

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Name:         Bro Harry J. Knight Jr. – Sir Knight

 

Pledged:     Christopher Newport University – Alpha Alpha Pi Chapter, Charter Line 

                    Spring 91 – Stone Cold Gentleman Line

 

Office:         Chapter Vice President: 2021 -

                    Chapter Director of Publicity: 2020 -

                    Collegiate Advisor: 2020 -

                    MIP Chairman: 2021 -

 

About Me:   Originally from Newport News VA, my family and I have been in Fountain, Colorado since 1998. My wife and I serve as educators in Fountain and have been doing our part to educate, mentor and serve the future minds of our community. Over the years Phi Beta Sigma has been a continued opportunity for me to serve, grow and bond. Brotherhood, Scholarship and Service. GOMAB!

Name:         Bro Walter Porter Jr - Athos

Pledged:     Alumni Chapter Colorado Springs - Eta Nu Sigma  

                    Fall 2022 – The Four Musketeers Line

Office:         Chapter Secretary:  2023

                    

About Me:   I am originally from Washington D.C., the founding home of Phi Beta Sigma Inc., and relocated to Colorado Springs late summer of 1993. Walt is currently the Owner/Operator of The Porter Group Enterprises LLC, which is a benefits Consultant small business that specializes in providing health insurance for the self-employed and the small business owner. Additionally, he offers individual health insurance as well as senior services for the disabled and over 65 community (Medicare).

Looking forward to continuing the mission of Phi Beta Sigma “Culture for Service and Service for Humanity.” “I have always had a passion for community advocacy, and now have a platform to assist in furthering that passion.” I am excited to be a part of the Brotherhood! GOMAB!

Name:         Bro Walter Campbell - Jellyroll

Pledged:     Tuskegee University – Beta Kappa Chapter

                    Fall 79 – 8th Nebula Line

Office:         Chapter Treasurer: 2019 - 2021 

                    Director of Social Action: 2020 -

About Me:   I’m originally From Mobile, Alabama.  My family and I initially moved to Colorado Springs in 1986 via the military (Air Force). We relocated from Colorado Springs twice returning in 1993 and in 2000.  I eventually retired from the military in 2002.  I serve in multiple capacities in my church and thrive to be a mentor to my fraternity brothers and to provide service to the community. 

Name:        Bro Anthony W. Learned – Alaskan Assassin

 

Pledged:     University of Arizona – Alpha Alpha Epsilon Chapter 

                    Fall 90 – Bookends Line

 

Office:         Chapter Chaplain: 2019 - 

 

About Me:   Navy brat, call the Pacific Northwest home.  Currently serving in the United States Air Force; moved with my wife and three children to Colorado Springs in 2006.  No other choice for me but Phi Beta Sigma; lifelong friendships, family and like-minded community service.  Look forward to serving the cause Sigma through Eta Nu Sigma alumni chapter to create avenues of opportunity, exposure and success for our next generation.  Blue Phi!

Name:        Bro Dwight Howard - Chosen One

Pledged:    Alumni Chapter Colorado Springs - Eta Nu Sigma Chapter
                   Fall 20 - Strictly Business Line

Office:        Chapter Director of Bigger and Better Business: 2020 -

About Me:  I grew up in a small town in Carthage MS.  After college, I served a total of 14 years in the U.S. Army and U.S. Army Reserves.  In 1996 after my military service, I made Colorado Springs my new home.  Phi Beta Sigma was the perfect fit for me “Culture for Service and Service for Humanity” I am excited and look forward to serving our fraternity and my local community with my brothers of Eta Nu Sigma Alumni Chapter.  GOMAB!    

Name:         Bro Derek A. Ingraham - WiFi

Pledged:     Rho Sigma Chapter, Alumni Chapter

                    Summer 2013 - Da Principles

Office:        Chapter CO-Director of Education 2022 -

                    

About Me:   Originally from Miami, FL, my family, and I have been in Colorado Springs since 2016. I recently pivoted from being an individual contributor as a Network Engineer Lead to being an IT manager. However, my wife is a woman of many skills from a Professional makeup artist, esthetician, and mortician. We are passionate about mentoring and aiding in advancing our youth and community. Phi Beta Sigma has afforded me the opportunity to be a part of something bigger than myself. I will continue to stand on the fraternity motto, Culture for Service and Service for Humanity.

Name:         Bro Roosevelt Cooper - Porthos

Pledged:     Alumni Chapter Colorado Springs - Eta Nu Sigma  

                    Fall 2022 – The Four Musketeers Line

Office:         Member

                    

About Me:   I am originally from Gainesville Fla, (Go Gators!!!) I have been living in Fountain, CO. for 16 years. I am currently the lead security officer and boys asst. basketball coach at both Fountain Ft. Carson high school and middle school. I have always wanted to be a Sigma, now that I finally am. I'm excited to be a part of Eta Nu Sigma Alumni Chapter of Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity, Inc. and I am looking forward to the future. GOMAB!

Name:         Bro Ralph Graham - Aramis

Pledged:     Alumni Chapter Colorado Springs - Eta Nu Sigma  

                    Fall 2022 – The Four Musketeers Line

Office:         Member

                    

About Me:   Originally from Pavo, Georgia, a little small town in deep South Georgia. My family and I relocated from Germany in the Spring of 1992. I retired from the U.S. Army after 22 years of service.  My job specialty while serving in the military was a crewmember on a UH-60 Blackhawk. I am a graduate of DeVry University. I am happily married, God fearing and a father of 2 girls and a grandfather of 2 awesome little boys. I am looking forward to the fellowship, serving and brotherhood. GOMAB!

Name:        Bro Daryl Griffin - Dartagan

Pledged:    Alumni Chapter Colorado Springs - Eta Nu Sigma  

                   Fall 2022 – The Four Musketeers Line

Office:       Member       

                    

About Me:  I’m Daryl Griffin. I was born and raised in Valdosta Ga. I currently live in Colorado Springs with my high school sweetheart turned wife. In 2018 two days after my high school graduation, I joined the United States Air Force. In 2020 I transitioned into the United States Space Force and fun fact I’m one of the first enlisted African Americans to join the Space Force. Currently I’m a E5/SGT in the Space Force acting as NCOIC of student management and I’m also an instructor for my unit. I play Semi-Professional football locally. I’m also a licensed Wildland Volunteer Firefighter for El Paso County. I’m delighted to be a member of Phi Beta Sigma helping further our motto Culture for Service and Service for Humanity. Only the best can wear The Crest. 

Name:         Bro J. Isaiah Ball - I Ball

 

Pledged:     Alumni Chapter, St. Louis Missouri – Kappa Sigma Chapter 

                    Spring ‘06 – Four Horseman Line

 

Office:         Chapter Secretary: 2019 - 2021

 

About Me:   Originally from Mississippi, I joined the United States Air Force after graduating from the University of Southern Mississippi in May 2000.  Phi Beta Sigma was the right choice for me because it offered a special and unique opportunity to find like minded brothers; no matter where I was stationed in the world.  My personal goal is to represent the highest ideals of SIGMA in all aspects of my life, so that others may seek and find this brotherhood. GOMAB!    

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Name:        Bro Eufard L Cooper – The Accountant

 

Pledged:     Alumni Chapter, Colorado Springs - Eta Nu Sigma Chapter –

                    Fall 21 – Twice as Nice Line

 

Office:         Chapter Treasurer  2023 - 

 

About Me:   I grew up in New Jersey and attended The Pennsylvania State University on a Football Scholarship - 1982 National Championship Team. I also got my MBA from Penn State.  After decades of various financial/investment banking and corporate leadership positions, and having raised a wonderful family I was looking for a group of good men (a Brotherhood) who were about continuous positive change in themselves (Scholarship) and in their community (Service).  I knew Bro. Cross for several years and his countenance was always one of good character.  When I met the Brothers of Eta Nu Sigma and learned of Phi Beta Sigma’s history, actionable motto (Culture for Service, Service for Humanity) and it’s principles (Brotherhood, Scholarship, Service), especially in the areas of business, I knew it was a good fit.  I am proud to be a member of this wondrous band of Brothers. 

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Name:        Bro James M Cates – The Mediator

 

Pledged:     Alumni Chapter, Colorado Springs - Eta Nu Sigma Chapter –

                    Fall 21 – Twice as Nice Line

 

Office:         Chapter CO -Director of Education 2023 - 

 

About Me:   Born and raised in Detroit MI, my family and I have been a part of the Colorado Springs community since 1998.  Retired from the Air Force in 2008, I continue to work with the military as an. IT Project Integrator. I am proud to be a part of Phi Beta Sigma and looking forward to serving and growing within the fraternity. “Culture for Service and Service for Humanity”.  

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Name:         Bro Bruce D. Lee – Pretty Boy Floyd

 

Pledged:     Louisiana State University – Iota Tau Chapter 

                    Fall 82 – Gangster Force Line

                    

Office:         Member

 

About Me:    I am originally from New Orleans, LA.  I enjoy traveling with my family and outdoor activities.  Phi Beta Sigma has been the only choice for me, as I have family ties with Phi Beta Sigma and Zeta Phi Beta. I would say Sigma embodies family, brotherhood, and community service that I believe is essential to community building. I have developed lifelong bonds and friendships with brothers on my Sigma journey. GOMAB!

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Name:        Bro Johnny Boatman - Debonair

 

Pledged:     University of Mississippi (Ole Miss) – Eta Beta Chapter 

                    Spring 87 – Justice Line

 

Office:         Member

 

About Me:   As a native of Mississippi, I grew up in Carthage and attended the University of Mississippi.  I played football for the University from 1984-1988.  While attending Ole Miss, I studied Criminal Justice, joined ROTC, and became a member of Phi Beta Sigma in the spring of 1987.  I completed my Bachelor of Arts degree at Chicago State University.  I’m a retired Army Lieutenant Colonel, serving 25 years of active duty and currently a GS Civilian with the federal government. My personal goal is to continue my outreach to youth and the communities in Virginia. GOMAB!

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