Chapter Advisor of the Year

The Chapter Advisor of the Year Award is a merit recognition awarded by Beta Gamma Sigma to an outstanding Advisor who both made great contributions to the success of their Chapter and supported the Beta Gamma Sigma mission throughout the course of the academic year.

Beta Gamma Sigma invites our High Honors and Highest Honors Chapters to nominate their Advisor or Co-Advisor to be honored as a recipient of the Outstanding Chapter Advisor Award.


María Del Pilar Arbeláez Aguirre

Academic Assistant at Universidad ICESI

María Del Pilar Arbeláez Aguirre is a highly experienced Business Administrator working as an Academic Assistant for the Business Administration and Finance programs in the Faculty of Business and Economics at Universidad Icesi. She is the BGS Icesi Chapter Advisor, supporting the group's activities and logistical needs. María's exceptional administrative skills and expertise in human resource management and customer service come from her previous employment at prominent companies in Valle del Cauca, Colombia.

She is known for her proactive approach to problem-solving, strong sense of responsibility, and dedication to service. Before joining the Faculty of Business and Economics, María was the Secretary of the General Secretariat, where she was responsible for organizing university graduations and developing regulations and resolutions for the Chancellorship and the Superior Council. She has also supported students through various initiatives in the University Welfare Department. María's extensive experience and exceptional skills make her an invaluable asset to the Faculty of Business and Economics and the BGS Chapter. Her outstanding dedication and commitment ensure that both departments function smoothly and efficiently.