Mentoring New Alumni Bands
Starting an alumni band? Send us your alumni band contact information and a Regional Officer will start the process and scheduled an appointment to discuss the process. NAoAB includes member organizations from every type of college/university and every level of experience.
Periodic video conferences offer insight into a growing list of topics important to active or developing alumni bands. Experts are available to share tips on a variety of topics: bylaws, capital campaigns, scholarships, attracting recent graduates, planning for the unexpected, recruiting leadership, finding reliable vendors.
Virtual Networking Events
Virtual sessions of interest to specific board members are scheduled to allow like-minded officers and committee members, with the same responsibilities to meet each other and share ideas on the stated topics. Develop peer connections to solve issues, strengthen strategies and anticipate problems.
Conferences for sharing ideas. Held in conjunction with the College Band Directors National Association athletic band symposium.
2015 University of Washington
2019 University of Washington
2021 Virtual (due to pandemic)
2022 University of Central Florida
Learn from Other’s Success
One of the Benefits of Membership is learning from successful alumni band organizations from across this country. View some examples of other Alumni Associations’ Success Stories and Best Practices. Members may contact their Regional Officer to make a one-on-one connection.
Members Only Online Library
Learn from successful programs offering the fastest path to organizational growth and improvement. Access information and documents gathered by the NAoAB, allowing your alumni organization to plan for growth and expansion.
Download a flyer explaining the benefits to your alumni band organization.