Epsilon is proud to have Dr. Hanna Fowler serve as the 2013 Convention Society Representative. Dr. Fowler is an extraordinary individual as evidenced in her accomplishments in the Society, her community and life events.
Chapter-Initiated into Alpha Theta Chapter in 1985; served as chapter president of two chapters; currently chapter president of Gamma Omega Chapter; charter member of two chapters, Gamma Tau and Gamma Omega; served in other chapter offices and chaired many chapter committees.
State- Psi State Organization Executive Secretary (2007-2012); past Psi State President (2005-2007); served as First Vice President (2003-2005); District IV Director (1993-1995); recipient of 2009 Psi State Achievement Award; chaired and served on several state committees; participated in Leadership Seminars I (1990) and II (1992); presented at several Leadership Seminar I and II; attended all state conventions since 1987 with the exception of one.
International and SE Region-Southeast Regional Director (2012-2014); International Membership chair (2010-2012); member of the International Membership committee (2008-2010); member of the World Fellowships committee (2007-2008); led the pre-conference training for 2009-2011 SE State Organization Membership Chairs; served as a member of the SE Region Task Force to Study the International Committee Structure (2007-2010); chaired the Rules Committee at the 2008 International Convention; served as a member of the Committee on Teaching About the United Nations (CTAUN) Atlanta Steering committee (2008-2011); conducted workshops at International Conventions and SE Regional Conferences since 2005. Attended International Conventions and SER Conferences since 1992 and 2 European Regional Conferences.
EDUCATION: Doctorate in Education Leadership; Specialist and Master of Education in Administration and Supervision; Specialist and Master of Education in Early Childhood; Bachelor of Science (Art Education).
EMPLOYMENT: GA Department of Education, Division of Needs Improvement (2004-2011); School Improvement Consultant (2008); Retired from McDuffie County Schools (2004); served as a classroom teacher, special education teacher, Title I resource teacher, assistant principal, and principal (1974-2004).
FAMILY: Married for 34 years to “My Knight in Shining Armor”, Sammy Fowler; 3 fabulous children; 4 wonderful grandchildren; 4 grand dogs; and my crazy; black cat named Res-Q.
CAREER HIGHLIGHTS: Under my leadership as principal: the school received the GA School of Excellence in 2000, the National Blue Ribbon School of Excellence in 2001, received the International Reading Association Exemplary Reading Award 2003, 9 teachers recognized as National Board Certified.
OTHER: Member of Thomson First Baptist Church; member of Thomson-McDuffie County Ferst Foundation for Childhood Literacy; and member of the John Franklin Wren Chapter NSDAR. Likes to shop, fluff the house, and play with Res-Q (my black cat). Loves God, family, country, and DKG!