On Saturday, April 13, 2019 at 4:00pm, the Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc. Phi Omicron Chapter hosted its 2019 Talent Hunt at Bayview Baptist Church in San Diego, CA. The judges were Mrs. Jennifer Markray (recording artist), Mr. Marcus Pryor (Navy veteran, producer and DJ) and Rev. Victor Grubbs (Praise/Worship Leader and Minister of Music at Bonita Christian Church).
The 2nd place winner was Mr. David Monteiro who performed admirably as a pianist playing a collaboration of classical, jazz and gospel selection. The first place winner was Ms. Ikea Butler a vocalist who performed "Listen" by Beyonce. She will represent the Chapter at the District Talent Hunt next month on Saturday, May 18, 2019 at the 2019 74th 12th District Meeting in San Jose, CA. The first place winner received a cash prize of $600 and the second place winner received a cash prize of $300. Both members are sophomores at their respective High Schools and we look forward to their continued participation next year. I would like to thank our Basileus, Bro. Windell Tidwell, Vice Basileus Jerome White and the Talent Hunt Committee for their leadership and efforts of the Talent Hunt initiative. Thank you to all the Brothers that came out to support. We wish our winner Ms. Ikea Butler, prayers and success at Districts! Thank you.
Bro. Curtis Hollie, Jr
Phi Omicron Talent Hunt Chair