2017 Scholarship Committee
FR: Amber Blocker, Province XI Beech Grove Zeta Theta; Andrea Stevens, Province II Jefferson Alpha Kappa; Brenda Graves, Province I Tell City Associates
BR: Kay Tabert, Province VII Fowler Omicron; Jennifer Murray, Province VI Muncie Delta Phi; Chris Klus, Council Vice President; Mary Beth Schnelle, Province IV Connersville Alpha XI
2017 Fine Arts Committee
L-R: Janet Papesh, Trisha Camacho, Kristen Houghland, Wendy Leonard (Chair), Ann Ambler, Rhonda Hall, Karen Bauer, Ruth Coller. Not pictured: Gretchen Krammes, Jill Thomas, Ashley Wien, April Sanchez
State Council 2017-2019 Shown: Secretary, Janet Perry; Vice President, Chris Klus; Treasurer, Jenny McBride; Adviser, Diane Trout-Cummins and President, Lynn Payne
Myra Franklin of Mill Creek chapter wins the "Par for the Course" basket in the raffle at the 2017 State Convention
Becky Fischesser of the Connorsville Alpha Psi chapter won the "Sugar & Spice" basket filled with Pampered Chef products in the raffle at State Convention 2017
State Convention raffle winner Holly Vaught from the Franklin Zeta chapter stands by her "Franklin's Finest" basket .
State Convention 2017 raffle winner, Jenny Landez of the LaGrange Mu chapter, stands by her "Pamper Me Pretty" basket.
State Convention 2017 raffle winner Kara Hronopoulos of the Franklin Zeta Chapter is ready for fun as she collects her "Wine Not?" basket.
Epsilon Eta Speedway sisters at State Convention.
Pictured l-r are: Mary Daehler, AmyLou Porter, Laura Taylor, Lisa Bentley and Cookie Vargo
State Convention 2017 raffle winner Angel Brent of the Corydon Beta Chi chapter stands by her "Family Time" basket
State Convention 2017 raffle winner, Linda Reiff of the Bluffton Beta Phi chapter displays her "Breakfast at Tiffany's" basket
Council President Diane Trout-Cummins speaks at Saturday luncheon during State Convention 2017
Sunday morning of 62nd State Convention, seven attending PO Sisters from 2011-2013 pause to get a group photo.
Pictured from Left to Right: Vicki Jellison, Angie Martin, Bev Stallings, Pam Burris, Carol Hunt, Kim Baumann and Heather Nacke.
Melanie Penn of the Wabash Alpha Epsilon chapter shows off her "Fun in the Sun" basket that she won at the 2017 State Convention.
Amanda Jansen of the Kendalville Gamma Xi Chapter is excited to have won the "Weekend in Indy" basket in the raffle at 2017 State Convention.
Miss Indiana 2016 Brianna DeCamp speaks during the Saturday luncheon at State Convention 2017 about her volunteer time at Riley Children's Hospital. Brianna's grandmother is a Tri Kappa member of the Kendallville Alpha Associate chapter.
State Convention 2017, Saturday night dinner.
Deb Heitmeyer of the Aurora Chapter displays her wreath she made in one of the Fun Shops at State Convention 2017
Members hanging out after Saturday dinner at State Convention 2017
Crown Point Gamma Theta ladies stop for a photo op at State Convention 2017 with former Council President Sue Crisman
Council Secretary Dianna Simkins enjoying her time at State Convention 2017
Connecting in joyous fellowship at State Convention 2017
Members pose for a photo op at State Convention 2017
State Philanthropy Chair, Jenny McBride and State Memorial Fund Chair, Joyce Denton at State Convention 2017
Former Council Presidents Fay Iorio, Kathy Chorba, MaryJane Polsgrove and Karen VanDuyn at State Convention 2017
Riley Music Therapists sing during Saturday's Philanthropy luncheon at State Convention 2017
Saturday evening after a wonderful meal and entertainment, four Province Officers from 2011-2013 term got together to strengthen the bond of sisterhood. Pictured from Left to Right are Heather Nacke, Jalyssa Jellison ("niece"), Carol Hunt, Kim Baumann and Vicki Jellison.
Valparaiso Iota members Marie Kubina, Libbie Gilliland, Susan Scudari (Chair) and Nancy Urshel hold the blankets they made for Riley Cheer Guild.
Indianapolis 500 Princess Shelby Bradford of Warren poses in front of the Super Sport Camaro Indy 500 pace car in Warren on Sunday, April 17, 2016. A Tri Kappa college member, Shelby is a graduate of IUPUI with a degree in Nursing. She is our 2014 state academic scholarship winner.
First-Time Winner: Artist Diane Fair indicates her award-winning painting, “Reflections on an Empty Art Room.” She was recognized for having the best entry among first-time exhibitors.
New Harmony chapters support the Hoosier Salon Harmony Gallery: shown local students participate in the Hoosier Salon Children’s Watercolor workshop.
Goshen Alpha Eta chapter offers congratulations to their 2014 scholarship winners: Austin Steiglitz, Lauren Graves, Sierra Smith and Lauren Dickerson.
Veedersburg chapter members and Council Vice President, Lynn Payne work on blankets for the Cuts for Riley Kids event
The ladies of Lafayette Delta Eta present a check for $6000 to Food Finders Tippecanoe County Backpack Program. This check will be used to fill backpacks with food for children in need to take home every weekend.
Kate’s Kitchen Kuties. Bluffton Beta Phi supports Kate’s Kitchen, which helps feed fellow citizens. Chapter members Marilyn Brandt, Jan Babcock, Lisa Mann, Daphne Dahl enjoy their work
Dyer - Schererville - St. John Associates, Nancy Brumm, Luise Baldin, Kathy Binole, Sue Stern and Becky Maraszkiewicz enjoy making centerpieces for a local nursing home
Franklin Zeta chapter attends the Artcraft Theatre's pirate sponsorship party.
Hobart Epsilon Zeta welcomes four members.
Kendallville Alpha Associate members at summer meeting. L-R: Carol Stoneburner, Nancy Diggins, Mary Lash, Cindy Jollief, Sue Sherer
Kendallville Gamma Xi members collect canned goods for local food
pantry at their annual Food Drive. (February, 2009) Shown: Katie Robbins,
Ann Robbins, Abbey Cole, Deb Bowman and Brenda Jansen.
Lebanon Alpha Beta members serve dinner at Shalom House.
Avon Eta Kappa Chapter Rib-Fest (June 30, 2007)
Shown: Lucinda Weber, Kristi Richardson and Kathe Ogle.
Donations brought to State Convention for Riley Children's Hospital
Members enjoy evening meeting
Fishers Eta Iota Chapter celebrates their 25th anniversary
Portage Zeta Mu welcomes two new members to their chapter.
Franklin Zeta Chapter at Lucas Estate in Carmel
Karen VanDuyn (L) and Mary Jane Polsgrove (R) - Province X Convention, Fall 2004.
Kendallville Alpha Associate chapter
Back: Cindy Jollief, Laurie Bloom, Nancy Diggins Front: Paula Graden and Sherry Caudill
Kathy Chorba and Margaret Sherwood attend the Hoosier Salon 83rd Annual Exhibit 2007
Members of Beta Rho chapter donate their shoes to Sojourner Truth House located in Gary, IN. Pictured: Geneie Dilts, Peggy Waluk, Chris Klus, Linda Eisenhauer, and Joy Quinn
Kendallville Alpha Associate members welcome a guest speaker, Sana Seerat, an AFS student from Afghanistan. Shown: Rose Barnum, Paula Graden, guest speaker Sana Seerat and Sue Sherer.
Kathy Chorba, Barb Teitgen and Margaret Sherwood attend Hoosier Salon Preview Exhibition 2008 .
Lowell Zeta Chi Hosts “An Evening of the Arts” 2008
Shown: Thomas Sufana, Chairman of the Fine Arts Department at Lowell High School. Zeta Chi members Donna Harker, Betty O’Neill and Megan Iussig
Franklin Zeta chapter assists with United Way school supply distribution.
Pop Tab project for Ronald McDonald House Charities of Central Indiana Shown in picture: Kristin Houghland
State Philanthropy committee tours Riley Hospital for Children at IU Health. Shown (L-R) Elizabeth Wynn, Trina McCool, Jenny McBride, Michelle Jackson, Paulette Davis and Kristin Hougland.
State Philanthropy Chair Jenny McBride delivered lots of goodies to The Cheer Guild in March 2016. Pictured is Jenny (left) with Rena Brown, Cheer Guild Toy Room Co-Chair and Cheer Guild Director Ann Hannan.
A Portage Zeta Mu Tri Kappa Art recipient, Gabriela Martinez, poses with her realistic charcoal self-portrait 2016
Portage Zeta Mu participates at the Portage Township Elementary Schools' Art Show. Shown (L-R, front row) Shellie Kramer, Kim Lubeck, Dorothy Kurtz, Cindy Hargarten. (L-R, back row) Bridget Nadolski, Helene Reisen, Barbara Niemcewicz, Debbi Reynolds, and Dushanka Milatovic
Walkerton Epsilon Chi Annual Art Show: Shown are Epsilon Chi members Deb Guthrie (left) and Carol Kuzmicz serving as hostesses during the Art Show 2009.
Rushville Phi Chapter participated in super hero-themed bowling for Big Brothers Big Sisters of Rush County, shown with their "littles" Savannah and Juliana.
Attendees of the 2016 Sunshine Reunion in Ft Myers Florida. (back row L-R) Adrienne Jackson, Susan Van Markwyk, Judy Rehlander, Cashy Bartels, Roberta Weliever, Linda Biancotti, Bonnie Bowen, Lori Jacobs and Wendy Gehlback. (middle row L-R) Jan Morsches, Adele Rouch, Dorothy Kurtz, Jolene Dunbar, Linda Bloom, Judy Butler and Annette Sharpe. (front row L-R) Debby Rodney, Karen VanDuyn, Kathy Chorba, Amy Kiesling, Pat Rhodes and Elizabeth Meyer.
Valparaiso Iota "Birthday Girls" Crystal Wagner, Beth Hill and Teri Turk are all smiles as they are celebrated
Province X Kendallville Gamma Xi chapter initiates new members
Excited grandmothers-to-be (L-R): Council Adviser Kathryn Dory, Assistant Cross Keys Editor Barb Goddard and Philanthropy Chair Jenny McBride.
Province II Salem Beta Tau member Christie Luckett (left) helps display items collected during their winter coat drive.
Salem Beta Tau members and local school official show coats collected during winter coat drive
Salem Beta Tau members participate in a winter coat drive for children
Noblesville Julia Kozicki, celebrating 20 years of Tri Kappa membership, with hostess Sarah Gaspary
Noblesville hostess Becky Harmeyer with Jo Ellen Arrowood, celebrating 20 years of Tri Kappa membership
Noblesville 45 year member Sue Keifer accepts her anniversary gift from hostess Becky Harmeyer.
Noblesville hostess Sarah Gaspary presents Suzanne McMahon with a gift to commemorate 30 years of Tri Kappa membership.
Paoli Delta members gathered to make corsages and boutonnieres for residents at the local convalescent center. (L-R) Maxine Smuck, Courtney Patberg, Amanda Wilkerson, Janet Perry, Carol Hudelson, Lee Ann Hutson, Janet Keehn, Cindy Stout, Lauryn Walker, Brenda Johnson and Pam Bond.
As a play on "PCOT", Province Officers received awards consisting of a peacock feather for their various Province Conventions and Officer Training sessions. 2015-17 Province Officers show off their PCOT awards.
Muncie Delta Phi members show off their hats for the Derby
New Albany Associates along with hundreds of Floyd Central High School students sponsored and participated in the fifth annual dance marathon to raise money for Indiana University Health Riley Hospital for Children. Shown is the total raised.
Province I Paoli Delta chapter members provide boutonnieres and corsages at the Paoli Convalescent Center for Mother's/Father's day.
Mary-Courtney Shaffer, Jamie Yentes and Amber Kinzie of Peru Beta Iota enjoy dipping Easter eggs for their chapter's annual fundraiser.
Kentland Alpha Associate members at Installation ceremony August 28, 2015
Kentland Alpha Associates Installation ceremony. August 28, 2015. Front row: (L-R) Roberta Dewing, Margaret Stonecipher, Vivian Ferguson, Janet Miller, Darlene Truby Back row: (L-R) Mary Molter, Luanne Watt, Joni Chapman, Phyllis Haldeman, Judy Wirtz, Sue Frischie, Judy Davis, Barbara Wilfong, Pam Heyde, Pat Carlson
Remington Zeta Xi members celebrate their 50th Anniversary.
Officers of the newly-chartered Kentland Alpha Associates chapter August 28, 2015. (L-R) Phyllis Haldeman, Treasurer; Judy Writz, President; Sue Frischie, Secretary; and Barbara Wilfong, Vice President.
Province VII Officer Valerie Murphy (stripes) and former Council President Karen VanDuyn (far right) shown with other Kentland chapter members awarding a check to South Newton High School
Kentland Epsilon Iota chapter celebrates 60 years of service
Province VII Lafayette Delta Eta chapter hosts a baby shower
Muncie Delta Phi President Jennifer Murray (left) presents Susan Land an award for her 50 years of Tri Kappa service.
Members volunteer at help desk
Tri Kappa volunteers at children sale
Members participate in children clothes sale
Local boys purchase cake from Tri Kappa food booth
Members purchase painting for culture
Members donate funds to local library
A collection of Tri Kappa items for sale
Members of Province I New Harmony Beta Chapter
Tri Kappa food wagon
Tri Kappa members at street market
2015-17 State chairs enjoy a night out in Indianapolis after a day of meetings. L-R Historian, Heather Nacke; Fine Arts Chair, Carol Hunt; Chapters & Charters Chair, Angie Martin; Gifted & Talented Chair, Jessica Hendricks
Goshen Alpha Eta Chapter welcomes new members for 2016. L-R Heidi Park, Christina Martin, Alison Colglazer, Kylie Frauhiger, Elizabeth Erickson, Juli Leeper and Jessica Brewer
2015-17 Council President, Diane Trout-Cummins sits in a chair in the foyer at Lucas Estate February 2016
Province II Seymour high school kids and pumpkins
Province IX Officer, Diane O'Brien with chapter members and local Chef
2016 Philanthropy chair, Jenny McBride with her Westville Zeta Omicron chapter members in their fall Pumpkin Bake Off food booth
Ladies donating their time to serve others
2007- 2009 Council President Kathy (Kat) Chorba with her Province Officers dressed as "Kats"!
Tri Kappa member participates in the "Kappa Angels Helping Santa" project which provided Christmas gifts for over 400 children in the Hobart community.
Province II New Albany Associate member King with books for the Imagination Library reading project
Province II Seymour Gamma Phi members donate dolls
Valerie Murphy and Heather Nacke of Province VII enjoy lunch at the February State Administrative meeting 2017
Province II Officer Katherine Stahl at the Province II Convention 2016 in Seymour with various Province II members.
Province II Officer, Katherine Stahl speaks at the 2016 Province Convention hosted by Seymour Gamma Phi
Happy smiles. Brownstown Epsilon Phi member and sponsor Melanie Preston with new member Angela Owens Blann
Rushville Phi Chapter members participated in super hero-themed bowling for Big Brothers Big Sisters of Rush County 2016
Amy Kiesling at 101 and a half years old received flowers from Cashy Bartels for being the oldest Active Tri Kappa member in attendance at the 2016 Sunshine Reunion in Ft. Myers, Florida.
Joyce Shook offering a gift choice to a resident of the Brown County Health and Living Community during the Summer Garden Party Tea hosted by Brown County Zeta Phi chapter.
Clinton Beta Nu Province V Convention
Clinton Beta Nu members from Province V
State council members at Lucas Estate 2016: L-R Treasurer, Chris Klus; Vice President, Lynn Payne; President, Diane Trout-Cummins; Secretary, Dianna Simkins; Adviser, Kathryn Dory