Emeritus and Retired Faculty and Staff Association

Elizabeth Keener Stolp


Business Office/Fiscal Affairs
Deceased: 2012

Attended Chico State Teachers College in 1927 and graduated with a BA degree in Education in 1931; member of Kappa Delta Pi National Honorary Educational Fraternity (Alpha Nu Chapter); served as President.

Accounting Officer at Chico State for over 40 years in the Business Office (later named Fiscal Affairs); distinction of being the only woman business/accounting officer in the State Colleges.

Inducted into the College of Agriculture Hall of Honor on October 9, 2010; ceremony held at the University Farm Arboretum.

Chico Women’s Club Treasurer for 16 years.

Soroptimist Club member since 1956; served as President (1974–75).

Remained interested in and strongly committed to Chico State since her retirement (University was very dear to her heart!).

Celebrated her 100th birthday on August 25, 2010 and was surrounded by more than 200 family members and friends a few days earlier at her century birthday celebration at The Courtyard.

Portrait of Elizabeth Keener Stolp