Psi Chapter holds social event
Members of Psi Chapter of Delta Kappa Gamma met Jan. 13 at El Portal to enjoy sharing dinner and conversation on a cold winter evening. The chapter members who met Dec. 9 at Perkins for food and fellowship to celebrate the Christmas season decided to meet again in January at a local restaurant.
Rose Ann Jero took the opportunity to share information about former Psi Chapter member
Colleen Sehr who died Oct. 19 at Mercy Hospital in Iowa City. Sehr was a member of Psi Chapter Delta Kappa Gamma from 1974-1993. She was employed as the first educational consultant in Area Education Agency 6 in Marshalltown. She spearheaded setting up resource rooms in 22 school districts. She was a special education consultant for more than 20 years. When she retired in 1993, the Colleen Sehr Award was established by the Iowa Department of Education to be given each year to the most outstanding school education consultant in the state.
The next regular program and business meeting will be held Feb. 10 at the Marshalltown Public Library. All nomination forms for future members should be brought to the meeting or sent to Michelle Ritter.