(Oxford, OH)  The Delta Zeta Foundation Board of Trustees is pleased to announce the appointment of Jeanine Petersen Triplett, Past National President, Beta Gamma–Louisville (KY), Margaret A. Purcell, Alpha Gamma–Alabama, and Jill Kawa Raderstorf, Theta Eta–Creighton (NE), to the Foundation Board. Each will serve a two-year term. On behalf of the Foundation, we express heartfelt appreciation to retiring Trustees, Jane E. Spurgeon, Iota Xi–Missouri/St. Louis, immediate Past Foundation President, and Nancy Russell, Iota Upsilon–California State/Fullerton, past Foundation Treasurer, for their devoted leadership.

The following Foundation Board of Trustees will hold positions in their respective offices for 2020-2021:

Foundation President                         
Karen Martin Campbell
Delta Alpha Chapter 
California State University/Long Beach

Foundation Vice President                
Kimberly Saari Johnston
Kappa Chapter
University of Washington

Foundation Vice President-Museum  
Ruth Weider Patterson
Beta Chi Chapter 
Wittenberg University
Foundation Secretary/Treasurer         
Kimberly Slomka Jones
Alpha Beta Chapter
University of Illinois

Foundation Trustee                           
Virginia Gilbert Loftin
Alpha Gamma Chapter
University of Alabama

Foundation Trustee                            
Jenny Bogen Morrison
Theta Chapter
The Ohio State University

Foundation Trustee                           
Margaret A. Purcell
Alpha Gamma Chapter
University of Alabama

Foundation Trustee                           
Jill Kawa Raderstorf
Theta Eta Chapter
Creighton University

Foundation Trustee                            
Kim Anspach Rutkowski
Delta Tau Chapter
Temple University

Foundation Trustee                            
Jeanine Petersen Triplett
Beta Gamma Chapter
University of Louisville

Foundation Trustee                           
Christy Phillips-Brown
Theta Iota Chapter
Western Carolina University

The Foundation supports Delta Zeta Sorority by awarding merit-based graduate and undergraduate scholarships that encourage excellence in the classroom, supporting programming that contributes to personal growth and investing in the Sorority’s leadership development programming and experiences for members and chapters. “The entire Foundation Board is excited to continue our work to support the Delta Zeta experience and empower women,” says Foundation President Karen Campbell, “The combined energy, skill and enthusiasm of our newest board members will help us develop more pathways to support the Sorority.” For more information about the Delta Zeta Foundation, visit

Delta Zeta Sorority is a global women’s organization whose shared values support a vision to truly inspire action and impact lives through leadership, service and philanthropy. Founded on Miami University’s campus in Oxford, Ohio in 1902, the Sorority has more than 275,000 alumnae and collegiate members in the United States and Canada. Learn more at

For further information, please contact Cindy Menges, Executive Director, Delta Zeta Sorority, 202 East Church Street, Oxford, Ohio 45056, (513) 523-7597,