Grand Vice President for Alumni Affairs (GVPAA)

About This Office


The duty of the Grand Vice President for Alumni Affairs (GVPAA) shall be to supervise the activities of the Regional Directors for Alumni Affairs (RDAAs) under the direction of the Grand and Executive Councils. Further, the Grand Vice President for Alumni Affairs shall promote participation of Alumni Brothers, support activities of Alumni Chapters, encourage and assist in the establishment of new Alumni Chapters, assist Alumni Brothers in assisting Collegiate Brothers, and to deliver to that person’s successor all documents belonging to the office. The GVPAA and RDAAs shall establish mechanisms to maintain and provide updated lists of alumni addresses and establish mechanisms to maintain communications with Alumni Brothers.

Grant T. Stimes, PharmD

Grant Stimes grew up in Geneseo, Illinois. After graduating high school, Grant attended Drake University in Des Moines, Iowa where he earned his Doctor of Pharmacy and Masters of Public Administration in May 2017. Grant then moved to Iowa City where he completed his Postgraduate (PGY1) Pharmacy Residency at the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics in June 2018. After completion of that program, Grant completed his PGY2 residency in Infectious Diseases through the University of Connecticut and Connecticut Children's Medical Center in 2019. Since 2019, Grant has lived in Houston, Texas and is an Antimicrobial Stewardship/Infectious Diseases Clinical Pharmacy Specialist at Texas Children's Hospital. Grant was initiated into the Psi Chapter of Phi Delta Chi in December 2011. While in pharmacy school, he served as Worthy Prelate and Worthy Alumni Liaison. Grant has served as Midwest Regional Director for Alumni Affairs since 2017. Grant also has facilitated at regional and national meetings as well as served on several national committees. Grant enjoys playing board/video games with friends, cooking, playing volleyball, and getting to the know craft brewery scene in Houston in his free time (pre-pandemic).

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Grand Vice President for Alumni Affairs
Grant Stimes