Delta Kappa Gamma honors Tipton with Outstanding Teacher Ed. Award
Published 11:26 am Friday, May 14, 2021
Chloe Victoria “Tori” Tipton recently received the Delta Kappa Gamma Outstanding Teacher Education Award during Milligan University’s Award Convocation.
Tori is the daughter of Tim and Penny Tipton of Madisonville, where Mrs. Tipton is the Assistant Principal of Madisonville Intermediate School. Tori graduated from Knoxville Catholic High School before attending and graduating from Milligan.
While at Milligan, Tori excelled in academics, as well as athletics. As a player for the Milligan Softball Team under Coach Wes Holly, Tori was named to the Appalachian Athletic Conference All-Academic Team.
A luncheon was given in her honor by the Delta Kappa Gamma’s Johnson City Chapter, Gamma.
Delta Kappa Gamma Society is a professional honorary society of women educators, which promotes professional and personal growth of its members and excellence in education. Holly Ziglar, chapter president has been a member of Delta Kappa Gamma since 2002. She currently teaches at University School at ETSU. Dr. Billie Joyce Fine has been a member of Delta Kappa Gamma since 1972. While living in Florida, Dr. Fine served as president of her chapter and state officer, as well as presented workshops for the teaching organization in Florida and other states. Serving with DKG in Tennessee, since 2001, Dr. Fine has been honored with the Order of the Rose, which recognizes members for achievement and involvement at the chapter.
She present is a Milligan Professor of Teacher Education.