Field Executives

Field Executives are the frontline resource consultants for Theta Chi Fraternity. They are experts in the fields of recruitment, expansion, chapter operations, best practices, and fraternity knowledge—both historical and current. A recruit for the Field Executive position is a charismatic gentleman, a purposeful listener, and a concrete-thinking troubleshooter; Field Executives are selected from the best-of-the-best of Theta Chi Fraternity’s recent graduates.

Daniel Conner (Beta Phi/Nevada 2018)

Daniel graduated from The University of Nevada, Reno in 2018 with a Bachelor of Science in business marketing. As a collegian, Daniel held the positions of President, Secretary, and Marshal for the Beta Phi Chapter and also served as a member of the school’s Interfraternity Council. He has specific interests in social media marketing as well as woodworking, and built custom cabinets for a local woodshop during his four years in college.

Derek Hatzenbuhler (Phi/North Dakota State 2018)

Brother Hatzenbuhler graduated from North Dakota State University (Fargo, ND) with a Bachelor of Science in strategic communication with a minor in art. He served Phi Chapter as Secretary and President. On campus, Derek was involved with numerous organizations including Student Government, Pi Kappa Phi Honor Society, and Blue Key Honor Society. Before becoming a Field Executive, he was a fellow at Dakota Medical Foundation and worked primarily on Giving Hearts Day, North Dakota’s largest day of giving. Derek is the recipient of the 2017 Reginald E.F. Colley Memorial Trophy and was recognized as a Resolute Man during the 2018 International Convention.

James Hutzler (Iota Lambda/Longwood 2019)

James graduated from Longwood University (Farmville, VA) with a Bachelor of Science in political science with a minor in homeland security. James represented Iota Lambda Chapter at the 2018 International Convention in Las Vegas and later served as the Scholarship Chairman. Before starting at the International Headquarters, he interned for the House of Representatives and multiple federal and local political campaigns.

Daniel Mendoza (Eta Psi/UAB 2019)

Daniel graduated from the University of Alabama at Birmingham with a Bachelor of Science in biology and minors in chemistry, international studies, STEM education, and Spanish. Daniel served Eta Psi as President, Marshal, Alumni Chairman, Intergreek Chairman, Philanthropy Chairman, and Standards Board Chairman. Before graduating, he was recognized as a Resolute Man. He also served in leadership positions for SEIFC, Order of Omega, UABTeach, Honors College Leadership Council, the IFC, Undergraduate Student Government Association, and the Student Alumni Society. Daniel is also a member of several honorary societies including Phi Sigma (biological sciences) and Alpha Epsilon Delta (pre-health).

Kofi Ladans (Beta Omicron/Cincinnati 2018)

Kofi graduated from The University of Cincinnati with a Bachelor of Arts in communications and minors in political science and economics. As a collegian, Kofi served as Chapter President, Standards Board Chairman and Philanthropy Chairman. Outside of the chapter, he served as a member of the Interfraternity Council, an Undergraduate Student Government Director of Community Affairs & Senator At-Large, member of the Student Alumni Council, Hughes High School tutor, and was the President of the Class of 2018. Kofi is also a member of several local honorary societies including Phi Rho Chi Greek Men’s Honorary, Men of METRO service honorary, and Sigma Sigma Men’s Upper Class Honorary.

Jorge Robles (Iota Eta/Pacific 2019)

Jorge graduated from University of the Pacific (Stockton, CA) with a Bachelor of Science in business administration with concentrations in marketing and entrepreneurship. As a collegian, he served the Iota Eta Chapter as President, Marshal and First Guard. He also served on the Interfraternity Council as President and Vice President of Administration/Finance. Jorge is a certified personal trainer and enjoys working out and attending sporting events in his free time.

Brandon Taylor (Beta Phi/Nevada 2018)

Brandon is a graduate from the The University of Nevada, Reno achieving a Bachelor of Science in secondary education. Since joining Theta Chi sophomore year, Brandon was very active with his chapter holding a variety of chairman and executive positions, one of his favorite being Marshal.

Interested in becoming a Field Executive? Email your cover letter, resume, and unofficial transcript to On the subject line of your message, please write "Attn: Mitch Nolan – Field Executive"