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AQ Alumni Association Leadership Council

The Alumni Association is undergoing changes and we would love for you to be part of the excitement! >Read more about the changes
The cycle for this year's selection process is now closed, however we encourage you to check back in August when we will post our openings. Thank you! If you have any questions, please call Brigid Avery at 616.632.2494. Thank you!


Mission & Purpose

The mission of the Aquinas College Alumni Association is to help the College promote its position as one of the region's most distinguished Colleges, and bring Aquinas alumni closer to the College and each other.
The Alumni Association supports academic growth and facilities development. We strive to promote greater awareness of the College. We foster lifetime involvement among the alumni, encourage faculty and students in the pursuit of excellence, and offer spiritual and social opportunities to further individual growth and community spirit.
Alumni Association Leadership Council
Brigid Avery '01 - Executive Director Brian Mick '09 - Advisor
Sister Mary Ann Barrett '66 O.P. - Ambassador Jane (Rabideau) Payne '80 - Advisor
Rachel Bartels '13 - Advisor Emma (Bambery) Powell '01 MM '09 - President
AliciaMarie Belchak '98 - Ambassador Peter Sabiti '14 - Ambassador
Bill Cheevers '71 - Advisor Crystal Smith '94 - Advisor
Noelle Frost '91 - Ambassador
Tayler Spellis '12 - Advisor
James Gulvas '11 - Advisor Tom Vereecke '77 - Advisor
Janelle (Burden) Hill '99 - Ambassador TeLeta Wilson MM '03, Ph.D. - Advisor
Barb (Folkema) Jourdan '84 - Advisor Michael E. Wojciakowski '97 - Ambassador
Christine (Avery) Lentine '07 - Past President Robert Wolford '71 - President Elect
Alumni Association Affinity Programs
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Sister Anne Keating, O.P., Scholarship. What’s more, we’ll donate up to $10,000 to the top two alumni
associations with the most quotes!

You, too, can benefit! Liberty Mutual has partnered with your alumni association to provide you
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New Location for Alumni Bricks
Shrine to Mary

Bricks are no longer available for purchase. Please consider a donation to another great AQ cause!

Due to weather, nature, and AQ becoming more wheelchair accessible, it was determined that the walkways that previously held the Alumni bricks needed to be replaced. The cost and time to save each brick were high and therefore, they were not salvaged.


However, each brick has been replaced at no cost to the original donor. Letters went out explaining the move. New bricks were re-located to the Shrine to Mary during the summer of 2011. You may view your brick at this new location!


If you have any questions, feel free to contact me at or (616) 632-2494. 


Thank you for your understanding!

-Brigid Avery, Director of Alumni Engagement