Accomplished Delta Zetas



  • Dr. Mildred Freburg Berry*, Iota (University of Iowa); one of the first scholars to focus her research on language disorders in children; Mildred Berry Distance Classic run/walk is held each year at the Symposium on Research in Child Language Disorders in her honor; 1951 Woman of the Year.
  • Lucile Crowell Cooks*, Alpha (Miami University); served on Board of Regents, Miami University; President Emeritus of the National Historical Museum; 1973 Woman of the Year.
  • Marcia Earl Humpal, Gamma Alpha (Baldwin-Wallace College); music teacher and music therapist for special learners; was among the first trained music therapists in the country; co-author of “Together as Friends” video.
  • Melissa “Missy” L. Klopfer, Beta Delta (University of South Carolina) Principal at Aviano Elementary School in Italy, part of the Department of Defense Dependents Schools (DoDDS), which serve the children of military service members around the world. Missy received the National Distinguished Principals Doctoral Scholarship in 2005.
  • Dana McMillan, Epsilon Gamma (University of Central Missouri); Director of Early Childhood Programs at the Learning Exchange; author of books focused on developmentally appropriate activities for young children; 1990 Woman of the Year.
  • M.J. “Micki” Farmer VanDeventer, Alpha Epsilon (Oklahoma State University); Adjunct Professor of Journalism at University of Oklahoma; Director of Publications and Editor for the National Cowboy Hall of Fame, Oklahoma City; author of Western Design and Native American Style; inductee into the Oklahoma Journalism Hall of Fame.

*Flame Eternal