National Panhellenic Conference


Alpha Xi Delta is a member of the National Panhellenic Conference (NPC), a group that provides support and guidance for its 26-member inter/national sororities/women’s fraternities and serves as the national voice on contemporary issues of sorority life.

Alpha Xi Delta’s NPC Delegation
Alpha Xi Delta is represented in the National Panhellenic Conference by its NPC Delegation. The delegation is led by the NPC Delegate who, along with the other members of the delegation, is appointed by National Council.

Delegate: Deanna Wollam Detchemendy

1st Alternate Delegate: Erin Macdonald Peck

2nd Alternate Delegate: Julie Lambert

3rd Alternate Delegate: Patrice Orr Blum

About NPC
Founded in 1902, NPC is one of the oldest and largest women’s membership organizations representing more than 4 million women at 655 college/university campuses and 4,500 local alumnae chapters in the U.S. and Canada. Each year, NPC-affiliated collegians and alumnae donate more than $5 million to worthy causes, provide $2.8 million in scholarships to women and volunteer 500,000 hours in their communities.

NPC Programs and Events

  • Get the “real deal” about sororities and combat common stereotypes and misperceptions about sorority life by visiting
  • Visit for valuable information and resources for parents of past, current or aspiring sorority members.
  • NPC organizations celebrate International Badge Day each March by wearing their badges to honor the sisterhood and history of the Panhellenic community.

NPC Office Contact Information
National Panhellenic Conference
3901 West 86th Street, Suite 398
Indianapolis, IN 46268
Phone: 317.872.3185