Volunteer Opportunities

The Black Alumni Society is proud to offer a variety of leadership and volunteer experiences. Whether you live in South Florida or across the nation, we hope you’ll share your time and talents!

By joining our Executive Board, you’ll have the chance to shape activities and initiatives that have a direct impact on the lives of black students and alumni.

Past Presidents

  • Marjorie Johnson (June 1997 - June 2001)
  • Denise Mincey-Mills (June 2001 - June 2005)
  • Melissa Rolle (June 2005 - June 2007)
  • Stanley Thornton (June 2007 - June 2009)
  • David Wilson (June 2009 - June 2011)
  • Phyllis Tyler (June 2011 - June 2013)
  • Vanessa LeRouge (June 2013 - June 2015)
  • Cie Cochran (June 2015 - Present)

University-Based Programs

You can also participate in other University of Miami Alumni Association (UMAA) programs, including Alumni Weekend and Homecoming, Young Alumni initiatives, Class and Affinity Reunion Programs, Regional ’Canes Communities, Alumni Career Resources and Services, and Annual Giving volunteer opportunities. Click here for more information on volunteer opportunities. Volunteer submissions are routed to the appropriate school, college, or division for follow up.

Lifetime of Leadership

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