On July 22, 2012 Kappa Kappa Psi and the South Carolina State University Band program lost a great advocate and teacher. Mr. Ronald J. Sarjeant, received his Bachelor’s degree from Florida A&M University in 1970 and was initiated into the Delta Iota Chapter of Kappa Kappa Psi in the fall of 1969. From that time, he worked to live the values of our organization and was committed to the college movement.
Mr. Sarjeant went on to serve as the Assistant Director of Band at Tuskegee University and later became the Director of Bands. In 1976 he left Tuskegee to serve as the Director of Band at South Carolina State University. He served the band program and mentored hundreds of students until his retirement in