Los Angeles ’Canes

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Welcome to the home page for the Los Angeles ’Canes!

Los Angeles 'Canes serves as the official representative of the University of Miami Alumni Association.  There are over 4,700 Hurricane alumni in the Los Angeles area to keep that orange and green bond alive. This is your local connection to the growing global UM network!

The Los Angeles ’Canes Community is led by local University of Miami volunteers to provide an opportunity for alumni, parents, students and friends to connect to UM through a variety of different programs and events. We host a variety of programming that include educational and social programs, as well as networking opportunities across various professions.  If you are looking for additional opportunities to volunteer, click here!

Connect with “The U”:

UConnect: Update your contact info to get involved with the ’Canes Community in your area for networking and events.  This will help you receive updates about when the University of Miami Alumni Association will be in your area and local events put on by your ’Canes Community. If you’re not hearing about activities where you live, UConnect!

For more information, please contact the Los Angeles ’Canes President at losangelescanes@miami.edu.

Meet Our Leaders

NAME / BOARD POSITION / TERM CONTACT DETAILS
Ms. Dawn M. Minkow
B.S.C. '12
President
2020-2022
Email: dawnminkow@gmail.com
Mr. William B. Pierrepont
B.S.C. '14
President-Elect
2020-2022
Email: wpierrepont@gmail.com
Mr. Jason R. Weiss
B.F.A. '97
Vice President
2020-2022
Email: jason.weiss@mac.com
Mr. Alex Saintus
B.S.C.P.E. '07
Secretary
2020-2022
Assistant Engineer
United Technology
Email: a.saintus@umiami.edu