The mission of the AU Black Alumni Alliance (BAA) is to create a lifelong and worldwide community of AU alumni with greatest focus on the black and African-heritage diaspora communities through increased opportunities for meaningful engagement towards the end of greater awareness, pride, participation, volunteer involvement, and philanthropic commitment to American University.


BAA October 2015 Newsletter
BAA November 2014 Newsletter
BAA September 2014 Newsletter
BAA April 2014 Newsletter

Reunion Weekend

2014 Multicultural Alumni Reunion

BAA Book Award Initiative

Meet one of two Inaugural BAA Book Award winners - Pilar Ocampo, CAS/BS '16 - and consider a charitable contribution to American University and join the BAA Book Award Initiative.  Click here to learn how you can make an impact on an AU student.


Jasmine Stringer, Kogod/BSBA '01

Vice Chair
Bradley White, SPA/BA '99; WCL/JD '07

Immediate Past Chair
Clarence J. Fluker, SOC/MA '02

Signature Programs Co-Chairs
Tangela Richardson, SOC/MA '13
2015 Congressional Black Caucus Reception Chair

Shawn Richardson, SOC/MA '08
2015 Multicultural Alumni Reunion Chair

Washington College of Law Black Alumni Association President
  Kimberly LeBlanc, WCL/JD '07, Kogod/MBA '09

Social and Networking Programs Co-Chair
William J. Bennett, III,  Kogod/BSBA '99
Washington D.C. Metro

Wendy Edge, Kogod/BSBA '89
New York Metro

Future Alumni Outreach Co-Chair
Kathy Russell, SOC/BA '04

Social Media and Marketing Co-Chair
Aronya Waller, SOC/BA '01, SOC/MA '05

Membership Co-Chairs
G.Tony Bell, SIS/BA '88
LaTanya Pattillo, Kogod/BSBA '95

Awards and Scholarship Co-Chairs
Nicole Robinson, SOC/BA '00; SOC/MA '02

Student Representative
To Be Announced


Leadership Legacy

Celebrating the past Chairs of the AU Black Alumni Alliance
Clarence J. Fluker, SOC/MA '02 (2014 - 2015)
Jolene McNeil
, SPA/BA '97 (2012 - 2014)

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