Alumnae/i Association Assembly
Friday, June 5, 2020
The Concord Academy Alumnae/i Association is delighted to invite alumnae/ across class years to gather on Friday of reunion weekend for the annual Alumnae/i Assembly.
An evolution of the annual meeting, the Assembly is a chance to bring alumnae/i together to hear updates from school leadership, connect with the Alumnae/i Steering Committee, and take part in the ongoing community-wide conversation about CA’s future. The program will include the presentation of the 2020 Joan Shaw Herman Award, and the alumnae/i community will vote on the Alumnae/i Association Officers for terms commencing on July 1, 2020.
Following the assembly, all alumnae/i are welcome to attend an evening reception to help kick-off Reunion 2020!
Please register in advance to help with planning. Childcare is available at a minimal fee for alumnae/i who plan to bring their children. Pre-registration for childcare can be found as part of the registration form as well.
If reSCHEDULE OF EVENTS
Friday, June 5
3:00 – 7:00 PM Registration
Welcome Tent, quad
3:00 + 4:00 PM Campus Tour and Highlights
Departs from Welcome Tent
With Don Kingman, director of campus planning, design, and construction
4:30 – 5:15 PM Alumnae/i of Color Reception
Sylvia M. Mendenhall Common Room, Bradford House
All alumnae/i of color are invited to join Karen McAlmon ’75 and Paolo Sanchez ’14, co-chairs of the alumnae/i community and equity committee, and fellow alumnae/i of color for a networking reception. Be part of the conversation about about CA’s efforts to ensure that all members of our community have equitable access to our program and experience.
5:30 PM Annual Alumnae/i Association Assembly
Performing Arts Center
An evolution of the Annual Meeting, the Alumnae/i Association Assembly is a chance to bring alumnae/i together to hear updates from school leadership, connect with volunteer leaders, and take part in the ongoing community-wide conversation about CA’s future. The program includes the presentation of the 2020 Joan Shaw Herman Award.
6:30 PM Alumnae/i Welcome Reception and Dinner
Chapel Lawn Tent
Join fellow alumnae/i in toasting your shared CA experiences and enjoy a casual gathering with friends and faculty across generations. Dinner, beer, and wine will be served. All alumnae/i are welcome to attend.
We hope you will bring your family with you to Concord! Childcare will be provided on Friday evening for children of guests attending the Assembly and reception. Price is $35 for first child and $30 for additional children. A kid-friendly dinner, snacks, and entertainment will be provided for Kids’ Club attendees. All Kids’ Club attendees must be pre-registered as part of online reunion registration. If online registration does not work for you, please call Hannah Dunphy at
978-402-2238. Please note that all Kids’ Club attendees must be toilet-trained. The maximum age to attend is 12 years old.
2019-20 ALUMNAE/I STEERING COMMITTEE
Laura McConaghy ’01 | President
Jennifer Beal ’79, P ’12 | Co-Chair, New England Regional
Noah Fisk ’93 | Co-Chair, New York Area Regional
Gabe Greenberg ’98 | Co-Chair, New York Area Regional
Eliza Grossman ’17 | Co-Chair, CAYAC
Lindsay Kolowich ’09 | Co-Chair, New England Regional
Dat Le ’06 | Co-Chair, CAYAC
Michael Lichtenstein ’94 | Chair, Class Secretaries
Karen McAlmon ’75 | Co-Chair, Community and Equity Committee
Matt McCahill ’95 | Co-Chair, Alumnae/i Annual Fund
Becca Miller ’14| Co-Chair, CAYAC
Eric Nguyen ’00 | Chair, Alumnae/i Admissions Network
Miriam Perez-Putnam ’12 | Co-Chair, CAYAC
Jackson Philion ’20 | Senior Representative
Paolo Sanchez ’14 | Co-Chair, Community and Equity Committee
Claire Moriarty Schaeffer ’05 | Co-Chair, Alumnae/i Annual Fund
Kate Rea Schmitt ’62 | Chair of the Joan Shaw Herman Selection Committee
Lauren Bruck Simon ’85 | Ex-officio committee member (Past President)
Katherine Stirling-Ellis ’20 | Senior Representative
ChuXuan (Matt) Zhou ’20 | Senior Representative