AWARDS 2020
SPECIAL HONORS
The 2021 Awards Video was streamed live to convention registrants on Sunday, June 6, 2021 in lieu of the traditional Awards Ceremony and Banquet. Presenters included the 2020-2021 National Board of Trustees: Claire McAuliffe, Elizabeth Kroner, Elizabeth Simmons, Magen Nelson, Erin Watts-Evans, Heather Davidson, Natasha Lyons, Elisa Wydotis, and Elise Tiralli, in addition to The Sigma Alpha Omega® Foundation President, Janae Kambestad.
*The Lily Award is a nomination-based award given to a sister of Sigma Alpha Omega, enrolled or alumna. The Lily Award recipient will personify the following: 1) A Christ-like attitude of humility and compassion, 2) A consistent record of service to others through SAO or otherwise, 3) A strong reputation as a woman of Christ and ambassador for SAO to her campus and/or community [Song of Solomon 2:1-2: "I am the rose of Sharon, and the lily of the valleys. As the lily among thorns, so is my love among the daughters."]
 
**The Dove Award is a nomination-based award given to a sister of Sigma Alpha Omega, enrolled or alumna. The Dove Award recipient will personify the following: 1) Evidence of a strong work ethic, 2) An obvious passion for Christ and Sigma Alpha Omega, 3) An extraordinary dedication to her commitments and relationships [Matthew 3:16-17: "As soon as Jesus was baptized, he went up out of the water. At that moment heaven was opened, and he saw the Spirit of God descending like a dove and lighting on him."]

CHAPTER LEADERSHIP

SISTER OF THE YEAR

Katey Devine (Beta Theta)​

OUTSTANDING PRESIDENT

Sully Hutto (Chi)

OUTSTANDING VICE PRESIDENT

Emily Benson (Beta)

OUTSTANDING SECRETARY

Liz Killmeyer (Beta Theta)

OUTSTANDING TREASURER

Olivia Hamilton (Chi)

OUTSTANDING JUDICIAL BOARD CHAIR:

Sydney Suberg (Upsilon)

OUTSTANDING COMMITTEE CHAIR

Kimberly Mosquero (Chi)

OUSTANDING ALUMNA

Brett Butler (Theta)

SISTER OF PROMISE

Kendall Lyons (Beta Mu)

SISTER ACHIEVEMENT

Elle Williams (Beta Theta)

SISTER OF SERVICE

Ashley Thacker (Beta)

THE LILY AWARD*

Alexis Moyer (Beta Eta)

THE DOVE AWARD**

Taylor Hill (Alpha Xi)

CHAPTER ACHIEVEMENT

CHAPTER OF THE YEAR

Chi Chapter

(University of South Carolina)​

OUTSTANDING SHIRT DESIGN

Beta Chapter

(Appalachian State University)​

OUTSTANDING WEB PRESENCE

Beta Mu Chapter

(University of Texas, Austin)​

CHAPTER OF PROMISE

Beta Eta Chapter

(West Chester University)

CHAPTER ACHIEVEMENT

Alpha Chapter

(North Carolina State University)

CHAPTER OF SERVICE

Chi Chapter

(University of South Carolina)

CHAPTER OF THE FALL 2020 SEMESTER

Theta Chapter

(Georgia College and State University)

CHAPTER OF THE SPRING 2021 SEMESTER

Alpha Xi Chapter

(Campbell University)

DISTINGUISHED CHAPTERS

ALPHA

BETA

THETA

IOTA

MU

PI

CHI

ALPHA ALPHA

ALPHA DELTA

ALPHA ZETA

ALPHA LAMBDA

ALPHA XI

ALPHA OMICRON

ALPHA CHI

ALPHA OMEGA

BETA ALPHA

BETA BETA

BETA DELTA

BETA ETA

BETA THETA

BETA IOTA

SPECIAL HONORS

OUTSTANDING

NON-SISTER

Misty Newman (Alpha Alpha Chapter Faculty Advisor)

TRUSTEE OF THE YEAR

Elisa Wydotis (Chi)

MENTOR OF THE YEAR

Emma Graybill (Beta Alpha)

THE SAO FOUNDATION'S GRACE AWARD

Danielle Moore (Alpha Epsilon)

THE SAO FOUNDATION'S DIRECTOR OF THE YEAR

Kacey Davidson (Alpha Epsilon)

VIRTUAL CONVENTION

EVENT AWARDS

 

CHAT QUEEN (MOST ENGAGED)

Madeline Franz (Mu)

MOST PASSIONATE/ MOST ENTHUSIASTIC

Sully Hutto (Chi)

MOST CAMERA-READY

Elise Tiralli (Alpha Tau) & Natasha Smith (Alpha)

MOST LIKELY TO SEND CHATS TO "PANELISTS ONLY"

Elisa Wydotis (Chi)

MOST LIKELY TO ATTEND ALL. THE. THINGS!

Emma Graybill (Beta Alpha)

MOST LIKELY TO STAY UP LATE CHATTING

Jashania Gatling-Garrette (Alpha Psi)

NEW CHAPTERS

BETA MU

(University of Texas, Austin, TX)