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, planning a reunion, recruiting leadership, finding reliable vendors.
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.
In-person Conferences for sharing ideas:
– 2015 University of Washington
– 2018 University of Texas
– 2019 University of Washington
– 2021 University of Cincinnati
Held in conjunction with the College Band Directors National Association athletic band symposium.
New Benefit Offerings For 2021
Virtual Networking Coffees
Starting in February 2021 and held multiple times a month, 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, develop strategies and anticipate problems.
U.S. Alumni Band Leadership List
As an officer and leader in your alumni band, the ability to grow your personal network through the alumni band community that offers ways to advance your organization as changes continue to happen. Meet and network with new people, develop professional skills and make game-changing contributions to your association.
Member Access 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.