Joel A. Nickles Appointed as Kappa Alpha Order Regional Volunteer of Southern Texas
Dr. Joel A. Nickles, a 1974 initiate of Delta Sigma chapter of Kappa Alpha Order at Houston Baptist University, was appointed to the position of Province Commander (regional volunteer) of the William Archibald Walsh Province (Southern Texas) by Knight Commander (national president) Darren S. Kay.
Dr. Nickles has been a practicing dentist in the Houston area for 35 years with a full time practice at Cinco Meadows Dental in Katy, Texas. He lives in Richmond, Texas, with his wife of 38 years, Polly. They have two sons, John (Beta Xi-Oklahoma State’02) and James (Beta Xi-Oklahoma State’04).
He has served as a facilitator at the Walsh Province Council for the last 4 years. He is a member of the Loyal Order, Forever KA and the Crimson and Gold Society and is a recipient of the Knight Commander’s Accolade.
Doug Harris did not seek re-appointment as the Walsh Province Commander since he was elected to the position of Deputy Chief Alumnus at the 76th Convention.