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Bro. Phillip EdmondsBro. Phillip Edmonds was initiated into Lambda Gamma Gamma Chapter in the spring of 2002.  Brother Edmonds is a 1996 graduate of Virginia State University in Petersburg, VA.  He grew up in a military family in Washington Township, NJ. His father Brother Larry Edmonds pledged the Omega Psi Phi Fraternity at Omicron Nu in 1975.
Over the course of Brother Edmonds six years in this fraternity he has been able to serve in several capacities.
He has worked tirelessly and humbly on most of his chapter’s committees. Brother Edmonds was appointed by the Basileus, as the LGG Coordinator for Chapter Operations, in which he most notably designed, ordered, and distributed the new LGG Chapter T-Shirts and monitored and improved procedures. He also served as the Chapter Keeper of Peace and Assistant Keeper of Records & Seal.
In addition to Brother Edmonds other elected duties, he served several years as the Chairman for Achievement Week,  Project Uplift,  a fund raising organization providing community services to include mentoring, scholarships and support for the needy, Youth Sports,  and Scholarship.
Phillip also served as the Committee Chairman for the LGG Graduate Mentorship at Epsilon Sigma (Bowie State University). As part of the mentorship committee to Epsilon Sigma, Phil was able to assist in ensuring that the undergraduate brothers attended and voted in the Shirtsleeve Conference, Undergraduate Summit and District Conference. Brother Edmonds also coordinated with the Basileus of Epsilon Sigma Chapter, to assist Epsilon Sigma and LGG in social action projects such as RICA (Regional Institute for Children and Adolescence), Adopt a Highway and We Feed Our People, in which they contributed 14 bags of clothes to our clothing drive. During the 2005-2006 year Brother Edmonds was also the Marketing Sub-Committee Chairman for the Annual “Cruise with the Ques” Boatride and the Annual Mardi Gras Scholarship Fundraiser. 
In 2003
Brother Edmonds founded the LGG Annual Fishing Trip a fellowshipping outing that the brotherhood enjoys very much yearly.
Additionally, Brother Edmonds served as a working member of the following committees: Kids Day at Six Flags, Chapter Cook-Out, DC Barbeque Battle, Security, and We Feed Our People. He also participated in elevating the chapter espirit de corps by actively supporting the LGG Chapter basketball team, and the chapter quarterly church services.

Brother Edmonds additionally serves his community through this church in which he is the chairman for the Share program. Through this program, he assists in providing groceries/supplies to elderly or less fortunate members/individuals in the church or community. Brother Edmonds has received three Bridge Builder Awards in LGG, Which is an award that recognizes young brothers in the chapter for their achievements/accomplishments. He was also awarded as the chapter Superior Service nominee and on May 5, 2007, Brother  Edmonds was presented the 2nd District Superior Service Award.

Phillip has volunteered endless and untold hours throughout the years in support of LGG activities as well as many other chapters in Omega Psi Phi Incorporated. His dedication to LGG and his commitment to the ideals the Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc. is evidenced by his steadfast holding to the principles of manhood, scholarship, perseverance and uplift.