James Madison University

Chapter Officers

Noelle Pinkerd - President
Julia Aymonin - Vice President
Hayley Moore - Secretary
Brandon Moody - Treasurer
Caitlyn Ritter - VP Community Service
Jeremy Zahringer - VP Academic Achievement
Meredith Byrne - VP Membership
Megan Rzepka - VP Public Relations
Amber Montgomery - Historian

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.

Leadership Opportunities

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.

Graduation Items

Tassels, Honor Cords & Honor Stoles are available from the SAL Store.

Scholarship and Award Recipients from this Chapter

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

Chapter Highlights


In November, SAL’s chapter at James Madison University did their own Thanksgiving potluck where members brought in traditional Thanksgiving food to share. (more…)


Arboretum Cleanup

The James Madison University Chapter spent a recent Saturday helping to clean up the local Arboretum, which had been affected by the heavy rain that hit the east coast. (more…)


The Big Event Service Initiative

Each year, students across the country participate in the Big Event, a strategic and organized initiative that was created as a way for students to say thank-you to their local communities by performing acts of service. Several SAL chapters were a part of the movement this year. (more…)


New Member Ceremony

The James Madison University Chapter spent their Monday night holding a New Member Ceremony for those members that have just recently joined Sigma Alpha Lambda! (more…)


On behalf of the fall and Halloween season we wanted to bring you a special highlight. So many chapters have participated in such great Halloween/Fall themed activities and we want to share them with everyone! (more…)


Adopt a Street

The James Madison University Chapter continues to engage members in a variety of activities. They are dedicated to cleaning up their town and their environment and gathered together around 5:30pm on a Tuesday night to dedicate an hour to picking up trash on a local street called Pear Street. (more…)