|Bro. Gordon and Sharon Everett|
"To be selected for the scholarships, students must apply through the WSSU Financial Aid office. We established an endowment in honor of our love for WSSU which played a major part in our life. Sharon and I met 44 years ago at WSSU and celebrated 40 years of marriage this past August. We wanted to give back to the university and help students that needed some assistance," said Bro. Everett, who served as WSSU National Alumni Association president from 2010 to 2014ett. "We're doing this in honor of our parents who have taught us to reach back and help others that may have a need.”
Bro. Charles Brooks recently began training as a Deacon at New Chapel Baptist Church in Camp Springs, Md. H An active member of the church for 20 years, Bro. Brooks currently serves as the Director of the Usher Ministry. He has served on the Board for 12 years and three years as director.
Bro. Charles Brooks -- Deacon in Training
"As a active member of this church and a member of its Usher Board, the desire, capacity to serve others has always been one of my gifts from our Lord and Saviour," said Bro. Brooks. "As a member of Omega Psi Phi Fraternity Inc., we all recognize how important service to our fellow man is to being obedient to the word of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ."
Bro. Norwood is a LEED Accredited Professional who studied electrical engineering at the Georgia Institute of Technology. In addition, he has a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Management from the University of Phoenix. He is an avid participant in his motorcycle club. He was Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc. Second District Omega Man of the Year in 2019.