Sarasota ’Canes

Sarasota 'Canes Community

Welcome to the homepage for the Sarasota ’Canes

Sarasota ’Canes serves as the official representative of the University of Miami Alumni Association. This is your local connection to the growing global University of Miami community that keeps the orange and green bond alive!

The Sarasota ’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

Stay Connected: 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, take a moment to complete this form!

For more information, please contact the Sarasota ’Canes President at

Support Our Student Scholarships 

Please help us raise funds for student scholarships. Make your gift to the ’Canes Communities Scholarship Campaign today. The scholarship will be awarded to a deserving first-year UM student. Show your support for fellow ’Canes by giving HERE

Upcoming Events

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Meet Our Leaders


Michael Calamaras
B.S.C.E. '11, B.S.A.E. '11
Christopher Clayton
B.S.C. '94
Immediate Past President
Bryan Mayl
B.B.A. '87, M.B.A. '93
Vice President, Communications
Gabriel Salazar
M.B.A. '17
Member at Large