Chapter Member Spotlight
The Washington, DC Chapter is proud of its members. Like many VSU alumni, our membership includes great individuals who posses a host of talents, hobbies, and careers. This section allows the entire VSU community to get to know our fellow Chapter members alittle better and learn more about their experiences both at VSU and here in the Washington, DC area.
Name: Frann Burt
Hometown: East Hartford, Connecticut
Graduated VSU: Class of 1984
Degree: Bachelor of Science Degree in Business Administration
Other Degrees: PMI - Project Management Professional (2007) and Scrum Alliance - Certified Scrum Master (2013)
First job after college: I was a substitute teacher with the East Hartford Public School system and Reservation Sales Agent with American Airlines for about a year. I went on to work for Cigna Corporation as a Benefits Administrator.
Current position held: I currently work for Capital One Bank as an IT project manager/Scrum master.
How long have you been active with the Chapter: I have been active with the Chapter since 2002.
What positions have you held within the Chapter: I am currently the Chapter's Financial Secretary. I am a member of the Scholarship Committee and also chaired the Christmas Party from 2005-2010.
Professional Memberships/Community Involvement: Life member of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. - DC Chapter. Member of the nominating committee (2009); Co-chair of the 90th Anniversary Committee (2010); V endor chairperson for Delta Founder's Day (2012-2014); Co-Chair Public Meeting (2014) and m ember of the National Pan Hellenic Council - DC Chapter (2014).
I am also a member of the Professional Travel Agents of North America - MD Chapter. There I have served as Vice President (2010 - 2012); Corresponding Secretary (2012- present); and the Sunshine chairperson (2012 - present)
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