Riddick, Gloria

​Gloria (Foster) Riddick was born and raised in Arkansas, and following high school graduation in 1965, she attended Arkansas AM & N College, a historically black college in Pine Bluff, Arkansas. In 1968 she pledged with the Delta Eta Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. Riddick had a long career as an engineer and computer programmer for several prominent corporations, retiring in 2010.  While at Illinois Power in 1976, Gloria became one of the chartering members of Springfield Decatur Area Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta.