Sewickley Academy Alumni Council

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  • Nominations are Open

    Tuesday, July 5 - Monday, August 1, 2022

    This is your chance to have a greater say in what’s happening at your alma mater, and we really hope you’ll take it. All Sewickley Academy alumni are eligible to serve on the Council and can be nominated by their peers or self-nominate. The Alumni Council will be selected by a Nomination Committee, including the Alumni team and current faculty/staff, who will review and vote on candidates based on the information that is provided on the nomination form and publicly available. The Nomination Committee is committed to transparency and establishing a Council that is well-balanced and reflects our diverse alumni community.
What’s involved with membership in the SA Alumni Council?

Mission Statement
The mission of the Alumni Council is to support Sewickley Academy’s Mission and Core Values by cultivating a mutually beneficial relationship between the school and the alumni community. The Council’s purpose is to cultivate and strengthen the connection between alumni and Sewickley Academy; foster alumni engagement and giving; act as a channel of communication between alumni and the school; provide opportunities for alumni to participate actively in the life of the school; connect with current students in order to enrich their Sewickley Academy experience; and amplify the voices of alumni in administrative decisions.

  • Participate in evening Council meetings 4-5 times per year either in person or via Zoom
  • Serve as officers and on committees including: Outreach, Events, Communication, and Volunteers
  •  Work with the SA Alumni office to help coordinate and plan for class milestone reunions and other Reunion Weekend events
  • Help with the formation of affinity groups
  •  Support SA’s Annual Fund – no matter how large or small a gift – and help educate your classmates about the importance of philanthropy at Sewickley Academy
  •  Assist the Advancement Office with class solicitations
  • Commit to a 3-year term on the Council; 2- year term for Officers (Chair, Co-Chair)
  • Work with 2 members of the current Senior class and 1 member of the current Junior class as co-council members

Additionally, the person selected as Chair will provide an update to the alumni community on the Saturday of Reunion Weekend. All local council members will be expected to attend important alumni events, such as Reunion Weekend and the Alumni Holiday Party.
  
As Sewickley Academy moves forward with a renewed commitment to the Community of Respect and dedication to being the premier independent school in the region, the support and involvement of alumni is critical. We look forward to working with you.