Bettye B. Gillespie, president of the Ogden/SLC Alumnae Chapter of the Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, was honored at the Delta National Convention held in St. Louis earlier this summer.

Tribute was paid to "Women Making a Difference" at the Honors Award Gala.Gillespie was honored with such high profile sorority members such as Joycelyn Elders, U.S. surgeon general and Alexis Herman, White House aide.

Delta is a public service sorority, with more than 865 chapters and a membership of 175,000.