Phi Kappa Psi Fraternity has hired James McLendon as associate director of member development. He earned his Bachelor of Science in Mass Communications and a Masters of Public Administration and Policy Analysis from Southern Illinois University – Edwardsville. McLendon is a member of Phi Kappa Psi Fraternity, the Phi Psi Family and has worked as a volunteer advisor.

Most recently, he served as a program coordinator for Saint Louis University where he focused on multicultural advising and leadership and was the main advisor for 18 cultural and identity-based student organizations and the University’s Multicultural Greek Council. In his new role, McLendon will be responsible for overseeing the Fraternity’s hazing prevention efforts, Professional Development Conference and academic initiatives.