Location: Seattle, WA – The National Office of Omega Delta Phi announced today that Brother Ruben Hernandez will shift roles on the National Executive Council as Vice President of Operations for the 2018 – 2021 administration.  Brother Ruben, a National leader with an extensive background, will lead the organizational intake, recruitment and expansion efforts.

Brother Ruben joined Omega Delta Phi in Fall 1993 as Epsilon Class, Epsilon Chapter at Arizona State University.  He comes with an extensive wealth of experiences within the Brotherhood.  Ruben previously served as Regional Director for both South Central 1 and the Southwest regions (1998 – 2000), the Vice-President of Undergraduate Affairs (2000 – 2001), as the National President (2001 -2003), and served as the Chairman of the Board of Directors (2003 – 2007).  While under Ruben’s tenure, Omega Delta Phi received the highly coveted NALFO fraternity of the year award in 2002, 2003 and 2004.  Most recently Ruben served as the Vice-President of Leadership and Development  (2015 – 2018), leading a team of Directors to support undergraduate development and support services.

“I’m honored to have Brother Ruben on board for another term.  His experience, both career and fraternal, are necessities for us to have moving forward,” said National President Tony Pagliocco.

“I’m looking forward to the challenges and opportunities in this role.” said Brother Ruben in response to his new position. “The previous VPs have done some great work and there are some good practices already in place.  I think continuing to look inside and seeing how we can improve our recruitment and intake processes will definitely help our overall membership thrive.”

Brother Ruben holds both a Bachelors degree in Mechanical Engineering and a Masters Degree in Business Administration.  He currently resides in Mesa, AZ and remains involved with both the Epsilon Chapter and 48th State Knights Alumni Association.

Brother Ruben’s appointment comes as a result of the recent elections in Chicago and the start of a new transition team for the 2018 to 2021 administration.  His first priority will to begin filling vacancies and assist the incoming VP of L&D with transition activities.  Questions for Brother Ruben can be sent to vp.operations@omegadeltaphi.org


About Omega Delta Phi

Omega Delta Phi (www.omegadeltaphi.com) is a multicultural service/social fraternity that aims at graduating its members while giving back to the community. The Fraternity has established itself on over 65 campuses and continues to grow every year. Although established as Hispanic Founded, the Fraternity has traditionally always been open to men of different backgrounds, as demonstrated through its “One Culture, Any Race” philosophy.