​Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated 

Theta Tau Omega Chapter 

The Polished Pearls Foundation

 Tracy Johnson Russell, President

Jamie Cook, Vice President
Alicia Robinson, Secretary
Olivia Daniels, Treasurer
Regina Vermont, Financial Secretary
Lashante James, Director at Large
Hakima Bey Coon, Director at Large
Meredith Suttles, Director at Large


As the Executive Director of the Polished Pearls Foundation, I am honored to help guide the Theta Tau Omega Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Inc. philanthropic division, so that together we may make more of a significant impact in the community. 
For 50 years, the Tau Omega Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. has served the greater Fairfield community with honor and distinction.  Through the Polished Peals Foundation, we have and will continue to expand our community partnerships, program capacity, funding, and scope to continue to be “of Service to all Mankind”.
Our focus will remain strengthening and supporting the community by Exemplifying Excellence Through Sustainable Serviceand offering programs to enrich the lives of women and girls of all ages, providing scholarships and book grants to children from Fairfield county pursuing higher education, supporting our nation’s HBCU’s, building economic strength, global awareness and local community endeavors.
Together, we are moving forward, with a renewed purpose and focus, to positively impact the Greater Fairfield community and beyond. We are thankful and grateful for your continued support and allowing us this wonderful opportunity to serve.

With Gratitude,

Tracy Johnson Russell
Executive Director

Board of Directors