WHAT DRIVES YOU?
Take a ride with us as we chat with Phi Kap Alumni about their professional journeys.
Ali Soufan (Mansfield University, ‘94)
Brother, former FBI Agent and New York Times Bestseller Ali H. Soufan (Mansfield University, ‘94) is an honors graduate of Mansfield University of Pennsylvania with degrees in International Studies and Political Science. It was there that Brother Soufan was initiated into the Pennsylvania Delta Chapter of Phi Kappa Theta Fraternity.
Currently serving as the Chief Executive Officer of The Soufan Group, Brother Soufan is a former FBI Supervisory Special Agent whose investigations spanned highly complex international cases of terrorism – including the attacks on the USS Cole and 9/11. Brother Soufan also serves as a member of the Homeland Security Advisory Council.
Brother Soufan is the author of the newly released Anatomy of Terror: From the Death of bin Laden to the Rise of the Islamic State. His New York Times Top 10 Bestseller, The Black Banners: The Inside Story of 9/11 and the War Against al Qaeda was recognized with the Ridenhour Book Prize in 2012. Brother Soufan has been interviewed by and contributed to national shows and publications including 60 Minutes, Frontline, The New Yorker, Newsweek, The Washington Post, The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, BBC, CNN, MSNBC and Fox News.
(Louisiana State University, ‘84)
Robert S. Basso
(Seton Hall University, ‘67)
(University of Washington, ‘05)
Sean Guardian (SDSU, '14)
World traveler, working with Hurricane Yolanda victims in the Philippines; problem solving in the slums of Delhi, India; building homes in Nepal for victims of one of the largest earthquakes in its history, with plans to move on to Cambodia, teaching English and math to orphans in Phnom Penh.
Guardian said his time with the Fraternity was, without a doubt, the biggest single influence on his growth as an individual and a servant leader.
Boysie Bollinger (University of Louisiana at Lafayette, ‘71)
President and CEO of Bollinger Enterprises, formerly with Bollinger Shipyards, Inc., providing construction, repair and conversion products and services to the military and commercial marine industries. Brother Bollinger is involved with the United States Coast Guard Foundation, The Nature Conservancy of Louisiana, the United Way, and the Boy Scouts of America, among other nonprofits. He is also Chairman of the Nicholls State University Foundation.