Sharon Marlar of Independence has been elected to serve as president of Xi Xi Sigma chapter of Beta Sigma Phi for the year 2014-2015.

Sharon has been in Beta Sigma Phi since 2005, and was one of the charter members of Xi Xi Sigma when it was formed in 2012. Sharon has two sons, Kevin of Independence and Mike of the Dallas area. She is grandmother of five, Julia, Goldie, Kenny, Cady and Emily. She is employed at Christian Counseling Service, and her hobbies are baking, reading, spending time with her grandchildren and attending dinner theaters.

Joining Sharon on the Executive Board will be Dona Mandrell as vice-president, Nancy Fisher as recording secretary, Melissa Decker as corresponding secretary and Judy Mead as treasurer. Installation of officers will be May 14 and the new Board will assume their duties on May 28.

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