Welcome to the website for the Ann Arbor-Ypsilanti-Inkster Alumni Chapter of Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Inc. We are pleased that you have decided to visit our site to learn more about our chapter and our distinguished fraternity.
Throughout the year, our chapter holds different events for our members as well as the community at large. We are an organization of men who believe in community service and giving back whenever and wherever help is needed.
As the current Polemarch (President) for the chapter, I encourage you to attend some of our events and spend time visiting the various sections of our website to learn more about our fraternity.
Tadarial J. Sturdivant
Our Chapter remembers a great Brother who served Kappa for 69 years. We extend our deepest and sincerest sympathies to the Peterson family.
Allen Wayman Peterson, Jr. was born in Battle Creek, MI to the late Reverend Allen Wayman Peterson, Sr. and Mrs. Harriet Golden Peterson on January 13, 1928. Allen was a member of the African Methodist Episcopal Church. Due to Reverend Peterson’s ministry as an AME minister, Allen moved frequently around the state of Michigan with his parents. He later joined the Episcopal church as an adult.
Allen received his early education in Battle Creek and Lansing, MI where he graduated from J.W. Sexton High school. Allen served in the United States Coast Guard and received an Honorable Discharge before attending college. He received his BA degree from Eastern Michigan University in Ypsilanti, MI and MSW degree from Wayne State University in Detroit, MI.
Brother Peterson was initiated into the Alpha Beta of Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Inc. in 1949 at Wayne State University. He was also a charter member of the Ann Arbor-Ypsilanti-Inkster Alumni of Kappa Alpha Psi.
Picture shown: Brother Michael Kinloch presenting Brother Allen Peterson with 50 year member white jacket during Charter Day event on December 1, 2012
Introducing The Four Knights of the Krimson Kabal
The Ann Arbor-Ypsilanti-Inkster Alumni Chapter is pleased to introduce our four newest members who were initiated in Spring 2018. Pictured left to right, our four new Brothers are:
- Mark Farr is CEO of Non Profit Organization and Retired from the United States Air Force
- Jon May is a Google employee and has served in the United State Air Force (Air National Guard)
- Gerard Pryor is a retired Lieutenant from the Wayne County Sheriff Office
- Daniel Wilson is a Sergeant in the United States Army (Active Duty) Military Police Unit assigned to Human Resources
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