Meet the ladies who keep the Beta Upsilon chapter running. The following list includes the members of our executive council.
President - Kendra Geisbrecht
Introducing our current Pres and the woman in charge – Kendra Geisbrecht 🌙 Kendra is a Strategic Communications major from Manhattan, KS. As our chapter President, Kendra oversees and manages all things Gamma Phi Beta. She is head of all the different departments and ensures that our chapter is exceeding expectations as well as running smoothly. In her free time (the little free time she has) she is on the K-State Homecoming Committee, goes to the movies and hangs out with her amazing gal pals! "Gamma Phi has given me some of my best friends and my favorite memories while surrounding me with the strongest women and the greatest role models. I am so thankful for everything this sorority has given me and am so excited to be able to give back just a little bit to this amazing organization."
Administrative Vice President
Our Administrative Vice President is a Strategic Communications major from Wichita, Kansas. She is the Administrative Vice President of the Beta Upsilon chapter. With this position, she is in charge of the behind the scenes administration of the chapter ensuring that things are ran smoothly and effectively. She executes elections, hosts the international consultants of Gamma Phi and coordinates the inner workings of our chapter’s officers. “Being a part of Gamma Phi has been one of the best parts of my college experience so far. It has given me some of my best friends and connected me to different opportunities on campus. I love how diverse we are because it really helps us grow as individuals.” The best life advice I’ve received is to take life slowly enough to recognize beauty in the ordinary. It’s all around us and deserves to be admired.
Education Vice President - Ashlyn Gillispie
Ashlyn was born and raised in Manhattan, KS and is proud to be a wildcat! She is majoring in Secondary Education with an emphasis in Social Studies. As Education Vice President, she is responsible for promoting Rituals, overseeing our New Member Education program, Sisterhood events, Chapter Enrichment programs, as well as our Scholarship Program. In her “free time”, Ashlyn serves in Student Governing Association, Kansas National Educators Association, and Roteract. She also loves to craft, read, and listen to podcasts. "I love Gamma Phi Beta because of the many opportunities it’s given me to meet the best sisters I could ask for. Every day, Gamma Phi inspires me to promote love, labor, loyalty, and (my favorite) learning!”
Financial Vice President - Peyton Berry
Peyton Berry is from Overland Park, KS and is currently a sophomore here at K-State. She is majoring in Marketing with a minor in Fashion Business. As Financial Vice President, her responsibilities include paying all of Gamma Phi’s bills as well as billing members for their purchases throughout the year, such as t-shirts. She also manages our semester and yearly budget and determines how money is allocated to each department. “I am so thankful for Gamma Phi because it has given me the most amazing friendships and more love than I could have ever imagined. I wouldn’t be the person I am today without the love and support from each of the women in this chapter. They make me strive to be a better person each and every day.” She enjoys spending time with family and friends, traveling, concerts, and K-State sporting events.
Life Advice: Let go of who you think you need to be and just be who you actually are.
Public Relations Vice President- Brooke Warlop
Brooke is our Public Relations Vice President from Shawnee, Kansas. She is a sophomore majoring in Elementary Special Education. As our Public Relations Vice President, she works hard to make the best representation of our sorority as we strive for the highest type of womanhood. This is through social media pages, philanthropy events, alumnae relations, social events, and activities that our members participate in. “Joining Gamma Phi has been one of the greatest blessings in my life. The women I am surrounded by each day truly live out what it means to be a member of this chapter and inspire me to be the best woman, leader, and friend I can be.” She enjoys playing tennis, spending quality time with family and friends, going to the lake, and most importantly cheering on the Cats. Her best life advice is to stay true to yourself and listen more than you talk.
Membership Vice President- Skyler Williams
Skyler is our Membership Vice President from Paola, Kansas. She is currently a sophomore at Kansas State studying Accounting with a minor in Leadership. MVP’s main role is to be in charge of Fall Primary Panhellenic Recruitment, Continuous Open Bidding, and to lead the chapter in recruiting the most amazing women! “Gamma Phi truly has been one of the dearest things I hold in my heart. This sisterhood has given me my best friends, the best times, and the absolute best kind of support system throughout college. I cannot imagine where I would be today without Gamma Phi”. She enjoys shopping, attending sporting events, concerts, and spending quality time with family. Her best life advice is to always say yes to the late-night snack runs, the last minute social plans, and make the best of every moment.
Panhellenic Affairs Vice President - Ryan Starkey
Ryan Starkey, a Shawnee Ks native, is a sophomore pursuing an animal science and industry major with a minor in leadership studies. She is the current Panhellenic Affairs Vice President and gets to serve as our chapters delegate in the greater Panhellenic community. As our representative, she is the link between Gamma Phi Beta, other Greek organizations, and The University. Ryan loves Gamma Phi “because I have found such wonderful women in this house who lift me up and push me to be a better person. Gamma Phi has given me my best friends and for that, I'm so grateful". In her free time, Ryan likes to hang out with her family and dogs. She also likes to reread the harry potter books, watch movies with friends and family, and play sports such as tennis and has also recently taken up boxing.