James Madison University
Melissa Hadley - President
Matthew Reed - Vice President
Madison Polk - VP Community Service
Hannah Boyle - VP Academic Achievement
Paige Barlow - VP Membership
The James Madison University Chapter is currently seeking additional officers for this academic year. If you are interested in one of these opportunities, please see the Leadership Opportunity information below or fill out the contact form and select 'Leadership Opportunities' as your inquiry.
The most engaging and active leadership roles are filling the role of a Chapter officer. This is an opportunity to develop hands on experience in communication, project planning & execution, team building, and time management. Elections occur once per year, typically in early spring. Click here to read a brief description of each officer position.
Scholarships and Awards
Scholarships and Awards range from $100 to $5000 and are available for both undergraduate members as well as members furthering their academic endeavors through post-graduate study. Applications are available at the beginning of April each year and are due to the Scholarship Committee by the end of May. For more information, please view the Scholarship page.
Tassels, Honor Cords & Honor Stoles are available from the SAL Store.
Scholarship and Award Recipients from this Chapter
Caitlyn Ritter - Emerging Leaders Graduate Scholarship, 2017
Julia Aymonin - Emerging Leaders Scholarship, 2016
Meredith Byrne - Chapter Leadership Award, 2016
Brandon Moody - Chapter Leadership Award, 2016
Noelle Pinkerd - Path to Excellence Award, 2016
Jennifer Moya - Chapter Leadership Award, 2014
Amanda Mey - Path to Excellence Award, 2012
Susannah Jones - Emerging Leaders Scholarship, 2012
Lacey L. Wallace - National Academic Achievement Award, 2009
Megan Forrester - Emerging Leaders Scholarship, 2009
Kristin Marie St. Mars - Path to Excellence Award, 2007
Serving & Socializing
SAL chapters have enjoyed the spirit of the fall season this school year. In addition to the Food Fight Against Hunger, members have decorated cards for kids, hosted fun social events and volunteered at fun Halloween activities. (more…)
James Madison University SAL Members took bonding to new heights when the chapter participated in their school’s high ropes course together. (more…)
For years now, the JMU SAL chapter has volunteered to clean up their campus arboretum. Members were split up into groups with some picking weeds out of the Zen Garden and others (more…)
One of the best times for Sigma Alpha Lambda members to serve others is Valentine’s Day. This year, several chapters took the opportunity to spread cheer and love. (more…)
Sunnyside Retirement Community Christmas Decorating
SAL Members at JMU have repeatedly volunteered with Sunnyside Retirement Center. (more…)
Fall Fun and Service
Carnivals, cards, and candy, oh my! SAL Chapters have taken advantage of the weather, the pumpkins, and the Halloween spirit to serve their communities and celebrate the season! (more…)