Tuesday, November 18, 2008
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Comedian Sheryl Underwood is elected as Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc 23rd International President.
Excerpt taken from Zeta Phi Beta Sorority Inc's Website;
"Celebrated entertainer and businesswoman Sheryl P. Underwood was elected the 23rd International President of Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Incorporated during the organization’s bi-annual business meeting in Las Vegas, Nevada June 27 – July 3, 2008. Ms. Underwood is the first professional entertainer to hold the highest elected office of a historical black pan-hellenic council organization. Underwood, best known for her sold out performances as a stand up comedienne, is now a regular on-air personality with the Tom Joyner Morning Show. Underwood first joined the Sorority in 1990 and has served the organization as its National Chair of Honorary Members, Graduate Member at Large and just completed two consecutive terms as the National Executive Board Chair.
'I am honored that my beloved sisterhood elected me as their 23rd International President', said a jubilant Sheryl Underwood".
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