2021 National Soror of the Year

Soror (Dr.) Patricia Thomas has been a proud member of Iota Phi Lambda Sorority, Mu Chapter, Montgomery, Alabama since March 2013.  She served on several positions, including Mu Chapter President from 2019 to 2021.  Prior to being elected President, Soror Thomas served two years as the 1st Vice President, 2nd Vice President, 2016 to 2019 FIL Coordinator, and 2016 Dean of Intake.  During her presidency, Dr. Thomas was instrumental in re-activating Delta Rho Chapter, an Undergrad Chapter at Alabama State University, Montgomery, AL.  Also, leading Mu Chapter’s membership growth from 14 to 32 Sorors. Dr. Thomas serves our country as a Colonel in the USAF Reserve and currently assigned to Pacific Command located in Hickam Air Force Base, Hawaii. 

She is also the Director of Contracting at Alabama State University.  Recently, Soror Thomas received the Defense Superior Service Medal, becoming only a few African American Females to have ever received this recognition, she is also, the first African American Female to obtain the rank of Colonel in the United States Air Force from Attala County, Mississippi, her hometown.