Joshua Coonrod

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Joshua Coonrod
Name Joshua Coonrod
Chapter Delta Xi
University of Missouri-Columbia
Date Inducted April 2002
Roll Number ΔΞ ???
Alumni Chapter/Assoc
Honorary Member
Major Journalism/English
Birthdate 12/6/1981
Spouse N/A

Joshua Ryan Coonrod (Born 6 December 1981) is an Alumnus of Delta Xi Chapter (ΔΞ ???) at the University of Missouri-Columbia. He is a former National Secretary.

Early Fraternity Life and Career

Joshua decided to attend the University of Missouri in August of 2000 because of their journalism school. While there, he also decided to pursue a secondary degree in English. He graduated with dual degrees in May of 2004.

Joshua joined the Delta Xi chapter of Phi Sigma Pi in the spring semester of 2002. The fraternity was recommended to him by two friends from his hometown of Rolla, Missouri. Seeing that those two friends were polar opposites, he attended an informational night to see what kind of organization would attract such a diverse group of people. He was inducted into the fraternity that April.

Collegiate Years at Delta Xi Chapter

While at Delta Xi, Joshua served on the Initiation Committee from August 2002 to May 2003. He was elected to the position of Initiate Advisor and served in it from May 2003 to May 2004. He was voted Most Improved Brother in 2004 after being hired as a Phi Sigma Pi Region Consultant.

Alumni Years to Present

Josh's years since becoming an alumni have all been spent in service to the fraternity. After graduating, he worked as a region consultant for the Central, Mid-Atlantic, and Mid-South regions, as well as three chapters in the Southwest. He also worked with the founding members of Epsilon Zeta to help start their chapter of the University of Illinois Champaign-Urbana in the fall of 2004.

Joshua acted as the Alumni Advisor for Delta Xi chapter from Fall 2005 to Spring 2006, as well as serving on the National Membership Development Committee.

Joshua was elected to the position of National Secretary at the 2006 Grand Chapter in Kansas City, MO. Joshua his term as National Secretary in 2008.

National Involvement

As a member of National Staff, Joshua attended all national events during the 2004 - 2005 school year and helped to run and set-up most of the activities that took place at them. Since then, Joshua has attended the 2005 National Convention, the 2006 Grand Chapter, and the 2006 National Convention, where he was inducted as National Secretary.

Bigs and Littles

Joshua's Big Brother is Erin Schlottach, who is now located in Albuquerque, New Mexico.

He has one Little Brother:

Further Resources

Joshua can currently be contacted at

Other Interesting Facts

Joshua is possibly best known at the Delta Xi Chapter for starting the tradition of free weekly dinners. During these events, Brothers would meet, eat free food, watch movies, and play sports, all so they could enjoy each other's company while getting away from the pressures of everyday chapter business.

As a region consultant, Joshua was known for his desire to seek out local BBQ restaurants at each school he visited.

National Secretary
Preceded By
Brittany Bodart, Tau
Succeeded By
Matt Fong, Delta Omega