Any AU alumnus/a who graduated in the last 10 years and lives in the New York City area is welcome to join the New York Young Alumni Chapter (NY YAC). The NY YAC sponsors social, cultural, and professional events to enrich the lives of young alumni in the New York City area.

Get Involved

There are a limited number of New York City Young Alumni Chapter board positions that are filled on a rolling basis as vacancies arise. Applications are reviewed on an ongoing basis throughout the year. For more information, or to apply, contact Jessica Tanca at 202-885-5933, and be sure to find us on Facebook.

Chapter Board Members

President: Jon Menaster, SIS/MA '10
Vice President: John Antokas, Kogod/BSBA '12
Secretary: Eryn Leinoff, Kogod/BSBA '14
Communications Chair: Alexis Zayfert, Kogod/BSBA '12

At Large Board Members:
Fletcher Fernau, SIS/BA '09
Sarah DeStefano, SPA/BA '09
Marlene Vitale, SIS/BA '09
Ed Levandoski, SPA/BA '11
Victoria Diez, SOC/BA '12
Charlotte Bergmann, SOC/BA '16
Shiyan Yang, KSB/BSBA '14; KBS/MSF '16

The New York City Young Alumni Chapter Board is currently accepting applications. Apply today!

Update Your Information

Not receiving information about alumni activities in your area? Update your contact information here or email with your grad information, address, phone number, and email address. You’ll be plugged into all activities in your area.

Upcoming Events

Monday, July 31, 2017

NPR Presents: Ask Me Another—NY Young Alumni Chapter

Join the NY Young Alumni Chapter for a live taping of NPR's "Ask Me Another."

Thursday, August 10, 2017

Please join AU’s Entertainment and Media Alumni Alliance and local NYC alumni for an exclusive opportunity to tour Mashable, network with Mashable executives and connect with AU alumni in the entertainment and media industries.

Friday, September 22, 2017

Night at the Ballpark—NY Young Alumni Chapter
Don’t swing and miss out on a Night at the Ballpark with the NY Young Alumni Chapter!



    Alumni Relations        
    4400 Massachusetts Ave., NW
    Jessica Tanca
    Assistant Director,
    Alumni Relations