|Southern Province Polemarch - Bertram K. Orum|
Philadelphia, PA August 21, 2015 – Grand Polemarch Thomas L. Battles, Jr. has announced that Brother Bertram K. Orum, a member and past Polemarch of Birmingham Alumni Chapter is the newly appointed Province Polemarch of the Southern Province.
Brother Orum was initiated at Alabama A&M University, Gamma Phi Chapter of Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, March 8, 1975.
Brother Orum has recently served the fraternity on the Council of Senior Province Vice Polemarchs, Southern Province and is a second generation member of Kappa Alpha Psi. He is the past President of the Birmingham Chapter of the Institute of Internal Auditors
Brother Orum is married to the former Janice L. Johnson and they have four children, Brandon (Eta Chi 2007), Joey, Abrianna and Darius.
Brother Orum has held former employment with Alabama Power/Southern Company, Thermometer Corporation of America in Arden, NC, Reynolds Metals Company, Downingtown, PA, and Union Camp Corporation in Birmingham. He is currently employed with Alabama Power Company in Birmingham as a Contracts and Compliance Manager in Public Relations.
Please join me in welcoming Brother Bertram K. Orum to our 33rd Grand Chapter Administration Team.
Yours in the Bond,
Thomas L. Battles, Jr.