Mitchell tapped for Omega Psi Phi leadership post


Melvin Mitchell


From Contributed Reports

Tuesday, May 15, 2018

The Mighty Sixth District of Omega Psi Phi Fraternity Inc. held its 73rd Annual Meeting form April 26-29 at the Charleston Area Convention Center in North Charleston, S.C.

Melvin Mitchell was elected to the office of district representative of the Mighty Sixth District, becoming the 41st individual to hold the position.

Mitchell has been a member of the organization since his initiation in 1972 as a member of the Delta Gamma Chapter of Fayetteville State University. He has served as a district officer in the capacity of district assistant keeper of finance and most recently as the first vice district representative. Mitchell is a member of the Alpha Omicron Chapter of Rocky Mount.

As district representative, Mitchell will serve as the chief executive officer of a district that comprises nearly 100 graduate and undergraduate chapters of the fraternal organization that are located throughout the states of North and South Carolina. He will also serve as a representative the Supreme Council of Omega Psi Phi Fraternity Inc., which consists of the internationally elected officers of the fraternity and the representatives of the other 11 districts of the organization.