Kalista, is from Calera, Alabama, joined Delta Gamma during her freshman year, quickly immersing herself in the chapter's vibrant community. Her passion for involvement led her to hold various leadership positions, and as President, she spearheads our recruitment team, serves on the honor board, and oversees all chapter involvements. Currently pursuing her Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) at UAB's School of Nursing, Kalista aspires to work in a level one trauma center and further her education through a DNP program after graduation. Her unwavering dedication and ambition make her an exceptional asset to our chapter and the nursing profession.
vp: social standards
Blair, from Mobile, Alabama, is an incoming senior with a major in Psychology and minors in Management and Legal Affairs. With graduation on the horizon, Blair has plans to pursue a graduate degree after she finishes her undergrad. Currently, Blair is an active member of the honors college, serving as a mental health ambassador, and holds the position of secretary in the MCHSA.
From Evergreen, Alabama, Anna is a junior with a major in kinesiology, focusing on exercise science. Complementing her studies, she is also pursuing an IDM minor in dance. Anna has ambitious plans for her future, as she intends to further her education by attending physical therapy school and obtaining a doctorate in the field. Her desire is to remain in Alabama, where she aims to establish her career post-graduation. Beyond her involvement in DG, Anna actively participates in various clubs, such as the UAB Honors College, Delight Women's Ministries, and the UAB Circle of the Omicron Delta Kappa Honor Society.
Carsyn is a junior from Decatur, Alabama. She is currently pursuing a major in Healthcare Management, complemented by a minor in Health Information Management. She has her sights set on pursuing a master's degree in Health Administration, with the ultimate goal of working in Hospital Administration. In the role of vp: communications, she takes charge of overseeing the chapter's social media presence, managing public relations, fostering engagement within the chapter, and ensuring everyone stays well-informed with timely announcements. Beyond her academic and leadership endeavors, Carsyn is a remarkable student-athlete. She proudly represents the UAB Golden Girls Dance team as a dedicated member for the past three years. Furthermore, she has had the incredible opportunity to cheer for the USFL Birmingham Stallions during the past two summers.
Savannah is from Nashville, Tennessee. She is a junior pursuing a double major in Psychology and Spanish. When she's not busy organizing sisterhood events for DG, Savannah enjoys engaging in various activities. You'll often find her hiking, exploring new places, thrift shopping, indulging in different ice cream flavors around town, and spending quality time with her friends. After completing her undergraduate studies, she intends to live abroad for a while, travel, and work before pursuing a master's degree in Speech Therapy. Her ultimate goal is to work in speech rehabilitation within hospitals. However, before that, she aims to check off items from her bucket list and expand her language skills by learning more languages.
vp: member education
Madie is a junior from Arab, Alabama. She is a nursing major, and plans on starting nursing school in the Fall of 2023. Currently, she works as a tech at Brookwood Hospital, specifically in the Mother/Baby unit. Additionally, Madie is an active participant in Delight Women's Ministry. Post-college, her aim is to secure a position at Huntsville Hospital, potentially in an ICU unit. Before then, Madie is committed to fulfilling a two-year work commitment at Brookwood. This decision is driven by their generous financial support for her education. In her role as vp: Member Education, she plays a pivotal role in guiding and supporting new members as they transition into the sisterhood. Madie imparts valuable knowledge about Delta Gamma's history and the significance of sisterhood, ensuring that new members feel welcomed and connected.
From Trappe, Maryland, Maria Mentges is pursuing a major in Nursing and a minor in Psychology. Maria holds a passion for healthcare and the well-being of others. Maria actively engages in extracurricular activities, including participation in Dance Marathon and membership in the esteemed Alpha Lambda Delta. Her ultimate goal is to make a meaningful impact on young lives, as she aspires to work at Children's of Alabama Hospital following graduation. Committed to continuous growth and advancement in her field, Maria plans to further her education by pursuing a Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) degree.
Hannah is a junior from Alabaster, Alabama. She is a nursing major and is eagerly awaiting the start of nursing school in the Fall of 2023. Her passion for working with children has fueled her desire to specialize in the Hematology/Oncology unit at Children's Hospital once she graduates. Incorporating her love for kids into her career is something Hannah has always aspired to achieve. Apart from being a Delta Gamma member at UAB, she is actively involved in various activities. Hannah participates in the Birmingham Bodybuilding Club, engages with Delight Women's Ministry, and serves as a campus representative for the apparel company Greek House.
Rachana is from Alpharetta, Georgia, and joined Delta Gamma through the continuous open bidding process as a freshman. Last year Rachana served on the chapter's recruitment team, and is now leading it as VP Foundation. She is a senior majoring in public health and is planning to attend medical school. Her passions include listening to Drake and taking care of her many plants.