Black Alumni Chapter

Spring 2023 Newsletter

Who We Are: Engaged Black Alumni that are committed to assisting with the mission, vision, and values of Albion College.

Mission Statement: To engage Black alumni through utilizing their experiences/skills to support the personal and professional development of black students; and to serve as a voice for Black students and Black alumni in the campus community.

Vision Statement: We shall commit to partnering with Albion College in fostering an environment of mutual respect, acceptance, appreciation and caring for all members.

James L. Curtis Alumni Leadership Award

Leadership Team

  • John Burks, ’03
  • Bonciel Griffin-Burress, ’97
  • Myra Burton, ’82
  • Lisa Wilson Harris, ’89
  • Keith James, ’86
  • Craig Kirby, ’85
  • Willie Lewis, ’96
  • Osman Lindley, ’89
  • Toni Washington McClenney, ’88
  • Travell Oakes (TO), ’16
  • Deondra Jacobs Smith, ’10

With questions or to get involved, email

Save the date for Homecoming! September 29-30, 2023