Sigma Theta International Nursing Honor Society

Lambda Omega Chapter
Ohio University School of Nursing

Sigma Theta Tau International (STTI) is the only international nursing honor society, with over 135,000 active members in 500 chapters in 90 different countries. Members lead nursing in using knowledge, scholarship, service, and learning to improve the health of the world's people. For further information visit the STTI website. Detailed information regarding upcoming STTI events and conferences

The Ohio University chapter is Lambda Omega, which was chartered in 1990 and which celebrated its 25th anniversary as a chapter in 2015. Annual inductions are conducted with invitations sent to undergraduate juniors and seniors, and nurse leaders that include graduate nursing students, faculty, adjuncts, clinical instructors, and practicing nurses from the community.  For questions regarding membership guidelines for the Lambda Omega chapter of Sigma, please email Monica Ronez at

Current Lamda Omega Chapter Officers and Committees:

Position/Committee Name(s)
President Monica Ronez (
Vice President Melvina Brandau (
President Elect Kendrah Cunningham (
Treasurer Robyn Rice 
Secretary Terri Hood-Brown
Research Daniel Hopgood
Membership Involvement Debra Cox
Governance Diane Parry
Awards Matthew Fox
Leadership Succession Cindy Gee, Rika Tanda
Philanthropy Nicole Albers
Director Sherleena Buchman
Counselor Whitney Johnson