Sadly, on Thursday, January 20, 2022, Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. lost its National President and Chair of its National Board of Directors, Cheryl A. Hickmon.
Delta Sigma Theta Sorority posted a statement on their website and social media:
It is with great sorrow that Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. shares the passing of our beloved National President and Chair of the National Board of Directors, Cheryl A. Hickmon. President Hickmon transitioned peacefully on January 20, 2022 after a recent illness.
President Hickmon was a devoted member of Delta Sigma Theta since 1982 and served in various capacities at the chapter, region, and national level before being elected National President. She is remembered not only for her role as a leader but for being a colleague, friend, and most of all, sister.