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SBU chapter of Delta Mu Delta inducts 11 students

Students inducted into SBU chapter of Delta Mu Delta.BOLIVAR, Mo. – Southwest Baptist University’s Zeta Kappa chapter of the Delta Mu Delta international honor society in business inducted 11 new members on April 28, during a banquet ceremony at McClelland Dining Hall on the Bolivar campus.

Delta Mu Delta is an international honor society established to recognize and reward superior scholastic achievement of students in business administration. The society was founded by a dean from Harvard University and four professors from Yale University and New York University in November 1913. Membership is by invitation only and is based upon the student’s grade point average (minimum of 3.25), class rank (upper 20 percent) and individual character.

The 2021-22 Zeta Kappa student officers are Tyler Burnett, president, and Elise Ridenour, secretary/treasurer. Dr. Angela Brown-Peterson, associate professor of business, is a member and serves as faculty adviser.

The new inductees of the Zeta Kappa chapter of the Delta Mu Delta honor society are:

  • Paige Bradley – junior accounting and economics/finance major from Poplar Bluff
  • Diana Cabrera – senior international business and economics/finance major from Prague, Czech Republic
  • Nehley Ervin – junior accounting major from Festus
  • Bladen Hancock – senior economics/finance major from Bolivar
  • Cassie Katen – junior accounting major from Syracuse, Neb.
  • Grace Percival – junior accounting major from Springfield
  • Alyssa Reed – junior accounting major from Farmington, Ark.
  • Maximiliano Sanoja - senior economics/finance and accounting major from Puerto Ordaz, Venezuela
  • Delaney Sawyer – junior accounting major from La Plata
  • Maegan Surface – junior computer information science major from Ozark
  • Dorian Woodson – senior digital marketing major from Farmington, Mo.

For more information, contact Brown-Peterson at (417) 328-1754 or

Photo (from left to right): Cassie Katen, Delaney Sawyer, Grace Percival, Nehley Ervin, Paige Bradley, Maegan Surface and Dorian Woodson.

*Published: 5-6-2022