Hi everyone! My name is Cassy Walsh, and I am so honored to be serving as Kappa Xi’s President for the 2018 year. I am a junior studying finance and business management here at the university. This is my second term serving on the executive board as last year I was the chapters Vice President of Philanthropic Service. Joining Sigma Kappa has been one of the best decisions I have ever made. I have met the most amazing women who have truly changed my life. I am looking forward to all the amazing things Sigma Kappa has to offer this upcoming year!
Executive Vice President
Hi! My name is Lexi Lequerica and I am a junior studying journalism with a minor in political science. I was lucky enough to grow up in the Reno/Tahoe area and graduated from Carson High School. I spent last semester studying abroad in Italy so I love to travel, write, and take photos. Having been gone last semester I am so excited to be back at our amazing university serving the Kappa Xi chapter as the Executive Vice President. I feel so fortunate to be a part of Sigma Kappa, it's truly the best thing in my life and I am eager to give back to the chapter and organization that has given me so much!
Vice President of New Member Education
Hi! My name is McCall Johnson, and I am so honored to serve as Kappa Xi's Vice President of New Member Education for 2018! I am currently a sophomore studying Political Science. In the future, I plan on going to law school and becoming a criminal prosecutor. The incredible women of the Sigma Kappa, Kappa Xi chapter have inspired me to grow and push myself to be the best version of myself I possibly can. I can't wait for the year ahead of me!
Vice President of Alumnae Relations
My name is Leah Pingle and I am excited to serve as the 2018 Vice President of Alumnae Relations. I'm a junior studying economics and finance and this will be my second term serving on our executive board. Sigma Kappa has been a huge part of my collegiate experience and I'm so happy I get to end my time at the university serving the chapter I love
Vice President of Finance
I am Aubrey Thomas and I am the Vice President Of Finance for Kappa Xi. I am a sophomore studying Marketing and I am hoping to go to law school! I have lived in Reno all my life and I love anything to do with physical activity, traveling, and spending time with friends and family! I am so honored and excited to serve my chapter this year and give back to Sigma Kappa for all it has given to me. I have gained so many amazing sisters who are always there for me and Sigma Kappa has given me life skills I wouldn’t have been able to find anywhere else.
Vice President of Scholarship
Hi! My name is Amanda Giacoma and I’m honored to serve as the Vice President of Scholarship for 2018! I grew up in Sparks, NV and graduated from Spanish Springs High School in 2016. I’m a Sophomore at UNR majoring in Criminal Justice with a minor in Communication Studies. Sigma Kappa has given me the greatest memories and the greatest friends I could ask for. I’m beyond excited to be serving on the Exec board this year, and even more excited for what is to come this year!
Vice President of Communications
Hi, my name is Kendall Higgins and I am so excited to be serving as Kappa Xi's VP of Communication for the 2018 year. I was born and raised in Las Vegas, NV and I am now in my sophomore year as a pre-nursing major. Sigma Kappa has given me unforgettable memories, endless laughs, and the most amazing sisters. I am so happy that I have found my home in Sigma Kappa and I can't wait to see what 2018 will bring!
Hi! My name is Izzy Westerman and I am so excited to be Kappa Xi’s Panhellenic Delegate this year! I’m from the Bay Area, and graduated from San Ramon Valley High School in 2016. I’m currently a sophomore studying Philosophy with an emphasis in ethics, politics, and law. My passion is social change and justice, and I plan on attending law school after I graduate. Sigma Kappa has provided me with my second home, and working with so many incredible, strong women in Panhellenic Council has given a new meaning to “girl power”! I can’t wait to see what amazing things 2018 has in store!
Panhellenic Vice President of Recruitment
Hi ladies! My name is Kenzie McCadden and I’m serving as the Vice President of Panhellenic Recruitment for the upcoming Spring ‘18 and Fall ‘19 year. I’m beyond excited to take this new journey alongside both my Panhellenic sisters and Sigma Kappa sisters. Our Panhellenic council has so many rad things being planned so please be ready for fun with other chapters!
Hello! My name is Madison Mastrangioli and I am so excited to be apart of Kappa Xi’s junior exec board as Activities Chair for the 2018 year. I was born in Las Vegas, Nevada and graduated from Bishop Gorman in 2017. I am currently a freshman, studying Journalism with a minor in Marketing. Being apart of Sigma Kappa has brought me so many new friends, experiences and opportunities that I will cherish forever. I cannot wait to take this new year on with my sisters by my side!
Public Relations Chair
Hi there! My name is Carolyn DiPasquale, and I’m super excited to be serving as Kappa Xi’s Public Relations Chair this upcoming year! I was born and raised in Las Vegas, and feel so blessed to be attending University here in Reno. I am currently a sophomore, and am studying Journalism with an emphasis on Strategic Communications. My sorority is incredibly special to me, because it has allowed me to grow as person alongside countless amazing women who inspire me everyday. I am so proud to call each girl my sister, and can’t wait to see what awesome things we accomplish together this year!
Hi! My name is Skylar Wilkinson and I am a junior here at the University of Nevada, Reno. I am studying psychology with a minor in human development family studies and hope one day to become a special education teacher. I am so honored to be serving as the 2018 ritual chairman and am so excited to give back to my sorority that has given so much to me.
Hi! My name is Ashley Luhmann and I'm from Marin County, CA, just 30 miles north of San Fransisco. I’m in my sophomore year studying business marketing, and I love spending time outdoors when I’m not studying or spending time with my sisters. Sigma Kappa has given me so much and I’m honored to now be able to give something back. I couldn’t be more excited for this upcoming year serving as the continuing membership chairman!
Hi! It's ya girl Mackenzie Martinez and I'm from Las Vegas, Nevada. I graduated from Coronado High School and am continuing my education by pursuing a Finance Major within the College of Business at none other than the University of Nevada. I cheered both for my high school and competitively, and enjoy snowboarding in the winter. I was voted PC Fall 16 class clown and wholeheartedly pledge to live up to the title almost as passionately as I will with my new officer title. I am absolutely thrilled to be your Homecoming and Greek Week chair and am ready to bring some excitement to these weeks as well as bringing home two clean sweeps!
Hi, My name is Tessa Hoffmeister and I am so excited to be Sigma Kappa’s Risk Manager for the year of 2018! I’m originally from the Bay Area, specifically in Clayton, and graduated from Carondelet High School in 2017. I am currently a freshman, majoring in Molecular Microbiology and Immunology (MMI) and minoring in Biology. I plan to further my education after UNR and attend medical school in hopes of being a surgeon or go into research. Sigma Kappa has given me a place to call home and constantly encourages me to try my hardest. I have been overwhelmed with love and acceptation from all my beautiful sisters and couldn’t be more grateful. I can’t wait to create more bonds and memories this year!
Hey everyone! I’m Bre Battaglia and I am so happy to say that I will be serving as this year’s Historian for our amazing chapter, Kappa Xi! I am from Henderson, NV and graduated from Las Vegas Academy of the Arts as a dance major in 2017. Now I’m a freshman at the University of Nevada, Reno studying Veterinary Medicine and couldn’t be happier. I knew from the start that Sigma Kappa was the place for me, and I love it and all of my sisters more and more each day. I am so lucky to call Sigma Kappa my home and I can’t wait to see what this year holds for all of us!
Vice President of Philanthropic Services
Hi! My name is Isabella Keller, but most people call me Izi. I am so excited to serve as Kappa Xi's Vice President of Philanthropic Service for 2018. I was born and raised in Reno and am currently a sophomore. My major is Business-Accouting and Management, and I hope to also get a minor in a language. I am so happy to be a part of Sigma Kappa because of all the amazing people I have met, and all of the oppurtunites SK has given me in college. I can't wait to take on our sorority's philanthropies, and keep the rest of our chapter involved and excited about each of them as well.