Jackson, Mississippi, March 23, 2019 – Brother Bertrand Bonnick (Kappa Lambda chapter parliamentarian) was presented with the prestigious Outstanding Brother of the Year Award on Saturday for outstanding Community Service, Leadership, Brotherhood and Academic Excellence. Dr. Bertrand Bonnick represented North Carolina and won the hotly contested prize over 6 other nominees from Georgia, South Carolina, Florida, Tennessee, Alabama, Mississippi.
The Outstanding Alumni Brother of the Year Awards Ceremony has been a tradition within the Southern Region for the last 87 years. Each year local
chapters in North Carolina select their outstanding alumni brother to compete at the state convention to represent North Carolina at the
Southern Regional Convention. The winner at the Regional Convention then becomes one of five to represent all of the Fraternity’s region at the
General Convention in Las Vegas this July.