Making an Impact

DKG California 
Educational - Professional - Making an Impact

California State Organization


Left to Right: Janice, Carol, Gretchen, Diana

Janice  Allen, Chair    

Chapter: Alpha Kappa

Area: IV


My Roles:

Professional: Elementary Teacher, San Jose Teachers Association President


Chapter: President, Secretary, Newsletter Editor


State: Parliamentarian, Nominations, Convention Local Arrangements Chair

Gretchen Covington                                                                                                               

Chapter: Eta Upsilon

Area: I


My Roles:

Professional: Elementary and Middle School Teacher, Bicycle Tour Leader


Chapter: President, Vice President, Secretary, Parliamentarian, Jared Box Project, Arts


Area: Visual and Performing Arts


State: Area I Director, Visual and Performing Arts, Scholarships

Carol   Gilmore                                                                                                                      

Chapter: Iota Xi

Area: XV


My Roles:

Professional: Elementary, Mentor, Master Teacher  


Chapter: Chapter President (twice), 2nd Vice President, Ceremonies Chair, Music


Area: Program


State: Area XV Director, Scholarships

Diana C. Sawin

Chapter: Zeta Zeta

Area: III


My Roles:

Professional: K-8 Teacher, Site and District Administrator, Science Coordinator Laurence Livermore National Laboratory Education Center


Chapter: President, Vice President Membership, Treasurer, Corresponding Secretary, Ceremonies


Area: Program, Membership


State: Area II Director, Executive Secretary, Support Team for Emerging Professionals, Membership, Nominations


  1. Administer the scholarships and award program as stipulated in the Standing Rules of DKG California, Section 2.
  2. Keep a cumulative record of recipients.