Reynoldsburg resident Emily Hilgert has joined the Kappa Delta Pi honorary at Ashland University.

Reynoldsburg resident Emily Hilgert has joined the Kappa Delta Pi honorary at Ashland University.

The group's purpose is to recognize individuals who have made outstanding contributions to education and to promote development of worthy educational ideals. It also strives to enhance continued professional growth.

Membership in Kappa Delta Pi requires a 3.2 grade point average and specific academic requirements.

Hilgert is the daughter of Robert and Pamela Hilgert of Reynoldsburg. She is majoring in physical education.