Iota Upsilon

at Southern Illinois University Edwardsville

Chapter Officers

Paige Kniepmann

Chapter President

Why Paige loves Alpha Xi Delta: "I love that Alpha Xi has truly helped me realize my potential through my leadership positions as well as helped me grow into the person I am today. I've, also, made unforgettable friendships that will last for a lifetime." Fun Fact: "I have the cutest niece and nephew known to man."

  • Major: Accounting
  • Year in School: Senior

Abby Wirtel

Vice President of Chapter Life

Why Abby loves Alpha Xi Delta: "I love Alpha Xi Delta because it has helped me grow as a person and become more comfortable in my own skin. I love having sisters that push me to realize my potential and are there for me whenever I need them." Fun fact: "I was born on father's day!"

  • Major: Nursing
  • Year in School: Sophomore

Lauryn Ritterbush

Vice President of Public Relations

Why Lauryn loves Alpha Xi Delta: "I love AXiD, because it has allowed me to be apart of something so much larger than myself. It has given me sisters and experiences that continuously help me realize my potential." Fun fact: "I really enjoy photography."

  • Major: Special Education
  • Year in School: Junior

Brandae Gill

Vice President of Finance

Why Brandae loves Alpha Xi Delta: "I love AXID because it gave me sisters to lean on away from home and opportunities I never would have imagined." Fun Fact: "I can be seen on an episode of "Good Morning America" in the back ground."

  • Major: Accounting
  • Year in School: Senior

Kayla Daniels

Vice President of Programs

Why Kayla loves Alpha Xi Delta: "I love Alpha Xi Delta, because it has led me to so many opportunities and pushed me to be more outgoing!" Fun Fact: "I love to travel and hope to live in a big city after graduation."

  • Major: Nursing
  • Year in School: Senior

Kelsey Reichert

Vice President of Membership

Why Kelsey loves Alpha Xi Delta: "I love Alpha Xi Delta because of the amazing things the chapter has done and will continue to do in the future in our philanthropy and on our own campus." Fun Fact: "I'm a twin."

  • Major: Speech-Language Pathology
  • Year in School: Junior

Alina Viteri

Panhellenic Delegate

Why Alina loves Alpha Xi Delta: "I love Alpha Xi Delta, because it has helped me grow into a stronger leader while uncovering qualities and skills I never knew I had. Within the past year, I have gained so much from this organization, and I can't wait to see what this new opportunity as a member of exec has to offer me!" Fun fact: "I was born in Germany!"

  • Major: Pharmacy
  • Year in School: Junior

Abigail Cline

Recording Secretary

Why Abigail loves Alpha Xi Delta: "I love Alpha Xi Delta, because all my sisters make me feel at home. My sisters are always encouraging me to be the best version of myself. It's amazing to be part of an organization bigger than ourselves that's continually helping others." Fun fact: "I have the cutest Goldendoodle puppy ever."

  • Major: Exercise Science
  • Year in School: Junior