alumni association

Your Lifelong Connection to UB

As a graduate of UB, you are a member of the Alumni Association. Your free membership includes:

  • Regional Events
  • Discounts on Home & Auto Insurance
  • Use of the Wheeler Recreation Center
  • Sporting Events (contact Athletics for ticketing info)
  • Career Resources
  • Campus Tours 
  • UB Golf Classic Participation 
  • Annual UB Awards (email

Services & Benefits

Other services and benefits to the Alumni Association include:

  1. Transcript Requests
    The Registrar handles all transcript requests for UB Alumni and can be reached at or 203-576-4652.
    Request a Transcript
  2. Career Services
    Are you looking to continue your education, searching for a new position, or need help brushing up your resume? Check out all of the resources available to you at our Center for Career Development.
  3. Insurance Discounts
    Liberty Mutual has partnered with the UB Alumni Association to offer a discount on auto and home insurance through their Voluntary Auto and Home Program. For more information, call toll-free, 800-524-9400 and for an instant online quote, go to Liberty Mutual

    Note: Discounts and credits are available where state laws and regulations allow, and may vary by state. Certain discounts apply to specific coverages only. To the extent permitted by law, applicants are individually underwritten; not all applicants may qualify. A consumer report from a consumer reporting agency and/or a motor vehicle report, on all drivers listed on your policy, may be obtained where state laws and regulations allow. Coverage is provided and underwritten by Liberty Mutual Insurance Company and its affiliates at 175 Berkeley Street, Boston, MA.
  4. Wheeler Recreation Center Access
    Reduced rates are available to alumni for all facilities at the Wheeler Recreation Center:
    • Six month membership - Single: $175 / Family: $200
    • Twelve month membership - Single: $350 / Family: $400

Facilities include:

  • Basketball
  • Volleyball
  • 25-meter pool
  • Tennis Court
  • Martial arts club
  • Cardio room
  • Steam & sauna
  • Free weights

For more information, contact Sandy Batsu at (203) 576-4240 or

2018-19 Alumni Association Board Members 


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Ramon E. Peralta, Jr. '93

President, Alumni Board

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Gwendolyn Brantley '13

Vice President, Alumni Board

Miguel Arroyo

Miguel Arroyo '07, '08

Doctoral Student & Communications Officer


Dennis Bollier '66

Founder and CEO - Employee Health Matters, LLC

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Dennis Brotherton '86

Former President of the Board

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Elena Cela '13, '15

Adjunct Professor

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Asheke "Shake" Culzac '09

Vice President, BlackRock

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Anne-Fried Drath, Ed.D '09, '11, '17


jeffrey fleurantin

Jeffrey Fleurantin '15


Senad Ibrahimbegovic

Senad Ibrahimbegovic '11, '13

Senior Graphic Designer

melanie jackson

Melanie Jackson '06, '17

Visual Manager


Edward Lane '75

Manager, Bonding & Surety Insurance Company

kali mason

Kali Mason '12


luke meadows

Luke Meadows '02


askar morrisseau

Askar Morisseau, M.A. '13

Youth Coordinator

suzanne palys

Suzanne Palys '91

Creative Director

crystal parks

Crystal Parks '15

IT/Network Engineer

ellen hyde phillips

Ellen Hyde Phillips '67

Fairfield Interiors


Sarah Rodrigues '04

Senior Account Executive, Harbor Yard Sports and Entertainment

michelle romero

Michelle Romero '17

Staff Sergeant

Le (Sherry) Sheng

Le (Sherry) Sheng '13

Financial Analyst

larry santora

Lawrence Santora '68, '69, '81


james swain

James Swain, JD LLM '75

Assistant United States Attorney

lorraine taylor

Lorraine K. Taylor '76

Steering Committee for UB Black Student Alliance

Regina Vermont

Regina Vermont '05, '08

Parent Activities/Home School Coordinator

ian welsch

Ian Welsch '03

President, The Motivational Edge

lacora wood

Lacora Wood '16



Brandon Woods '15

UB Admissions Counselor