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Winter Park Alumni to present seven awards for chapter, community service

 | Published on 3/2/2014

Winter Park Alumni Chapter

Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity Inc.

P.O. Box 3572

Winter Park, FL  32789


March 3, 2014


Contact:  Stuart W. Doyle

              (407) 538-1785


Winter Park Alumni to present seven awards for chapter, community service


WINTER PARK – The Winter Park Alumni Chapter of Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity Inc. will honor five members and two local citizens for outstanding fraternity and community service and professional achievements. 


The presentations will be made at 6 p.m. March 27 at the Winter Park Farmers Market.  Details on the awards and each honoree, listed below, are accessible at


Member Awards

Recipient and residence


Earl T. Tildon Service Award – presented for exceptional service to the chapter during the 2012-13 administrative year.

  • Steven Larson, Orlando
  • Derek L. Walls, Orlando

Polemarch’s Award – awarded by the 2012-13 chapter president to a member whose contributions proved valuable to the president’s administration

  • Howard Washington, Apopka

Professional of the Year Award – recognizes outstanding career achievements

  • Gregorio A. Francis, Windermere

Michael Kelker Kappa of the Year Award – acknowledges all-around service to the chapter, community and membership

  • Augustus Johnson, Orlando


Citizen Awards


Recipient and residence


Unsung Hero Award – pays tribute to effective public service and community commitment that may have received little or no widespread recognition.

  • Mr. Alonzo Roberts, Winter Park

Community Service Award – applauds notable contributions that have enhanced a community but, more importantly, the lives of individuals and families residing there.

  • Rev. Alphonso C. Cobb, Winter Park


Founded in 1911, Kappa Alpha Psi is a service organization with more than 100,000 members in 600-plus college and alumni chapters worldwide.  Winter Park Alumni has served Central Florida since March 1992, focusing on the youth guidance and development.


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