Alumni Board

Akira Stata, President

Class of 2008

Akira has been a member of the Alumni Board since 2013. As a lifer at AC, most of her closest friends to this day are friends she made at AC. During her time at AC, there was little she was NOT involved in, though many of her favorite memories are related to spirit week, sports games, and class events. After graduating from AC in 2008, Akira went on to earn a degree in Elementary and Special Education from SUNY Geneseo, a masters degree in Literacy from Columbia University, and she studied Severe and Multiple Disabilities Annotation at the University of Rochester.

Bryan Perkins, Vice President

Class of 1997

Bryan has been on the Alumni Board since 2014, and he attended AC from his sophomore through senior year. During his time at AC, Bryan worked on the Looking Glass student newspaper, was a member of Writing Club, and played varsity basketball, volleyball, and baseball. Bryan graduated from AC in 1997 and went on to earn a degree in History from the College of Wooster.

Aubrey Bodary-Palermo

Class of 2008

Ally Chapman

Class of 2009

Gavin Flood

Class of 2016

Amy Hall

Class of 1990

Dani Brown Henry

Class of 2009

Jonathan Ntheketha

Class of 1996

Shelby Riter

Class of 2008

Aaron Ruby

Class of 2007

Dann Valenza

Class of 1977

Kristen Weinbach

Class of 1990

Alumni Association By-Laws

Please click here to view the Allendale Columbia Alumni Association By-Laws, modified and accepted on March 5, 2015.

Contact the Alumni Association

To contact the AC Alumni Association, please email

Karen Higman
Director of Advancement & Alumni Engagement
At Allendale Columbia, we prepare students for the world they will inherit. In our trusting and responsive environment, students in nursery through grade 12 grow in confidence and develop scholastic independence.