Elon’s Young Alumni Council (YAC) is an advisory board that seeks to strengthen connections between young alumni and the university. Established in 2007, within the Office of University Advancement, YAC advises the university on programs and services for young alums and current students as they transition into their lives after graduation.  Young Alumni Council members are exemplary partners, advocates, and investors in the university and young alumni community.

Young Alumni Council Leadership

Kennedy Ojimadu '17

Kennedy Ojimadu '17

President

Charlotte, NC

Photo of Ben Waldon '13.

Ben Waldon '13

President-Elect

Chapel Hill, NC

Sarah Dodge '13

Sarah Dodge '13

Past President

Charlottesville, VA

Members at large

  • Carlos Andino ’17
    Washington, D.C.
  • Yasmine Arrington ’15
    Washington, D.C.
  • Danielle Biggs ’15
    Iselin, NJ
  • Morgan Bodenarain ’18
    Washington, D.C.
  • Andrew Bronsteen ’13
    New York, NY
  • Julia Finneyfrock ’15
    Charlotte, NC
  • Kirsten Flowers ’13
    Arlington, VA
  • Ellen Fraser ’14
    Raleigh, NC
  • Michael Gaytan ’13
    Atlanta, GA
  • Jasmine H. Gregory ’12
    Winston-Salem, NC
  • Zach Guarino ’13
    Chapel Hill, NC
  • Carl Hairston Jr. ’11, ’15
    Greensboro, NC
  • Theresa Helmer ’12
    Pasadena, CA
  • Max Herrera ’18
    New York, NY
  • Grace Johnson ’17
    Arlington, VA
  • George Riter Jr. ’15
    Philadelphia, PA
  • Evan Sassaman ’19
    Raleigh, NC
  • Shakinah Simeona- Lee ’12
    Greensboro, NC
  • Taylor Smith ’15
    Washington, DC
  • Ella Smith ’16
    New York, NY