Alpha Kappa Alpha Welcomes New Honorary Members on Good Morning America
Robin Roberts, Tracee Ellis Ross, Alice Walker, Ruth E. Carter, Debra Martin Chase, Cynthia Erivo, Ursula M. Burns, and Lisa Leslie
Style Magazine Newswire | 7/15/2021, 9:20 a.m.
Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc.® welcomed in eight new members with a big announcement on Good Morning America. The new members include Broadcast anchor and journalist Robin Roberts, award-winning actress Tracee Ellis Ross, novelist and social activist Alice Walker, Academy Award costume designer Ruth E. Carter, 3x time WNBA Lisa Leslie, American motion picture and television producer Debra Martin Chase, actress, singer, and songwriter Cynthia Erivo, and one of the most powerful businesswomen in the world Ursula M. Burns.
The ladies were bestowed the highest level of membership that Alpha Kappa Alpha gives, Honorary Membership. Their initiation comes while Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc.® is hosting their 69th Boule II/Leadership Seminar 2021 in New Orleans, LA. They join an international sisterhood of more than 300,000 members across the globe who are committed to service to all mankind.