Join us for the third annual Alumni Networking Reception, honoring 2019 Young Alumni Award recipient Rachel Carpenter ’01, Global Head of Insights and Design Strategy at Citi. The event will also feature an expert panel discussing the digital customer experience.

Thursday, May 2 | Columbus Academy Dining Hall | 6:00-8:00 p.m.

Moderated by Chelsea Clements ’05, Website Performance Marketing Manager, Green Growth Brands.

Featuring the following panelists:

Rachel Carpenter ’01 | Global Head of Insights and Design Strategy | Citi

Ricky Joshi ’97 | Co-Founder and Chief Strategy Officer | Saatva

Ryan Williams ’08 | Co-Founder and President | Jopwell

Ways to attend or watch the panel 

Network in person!

Want to make professional connections with other fellow CA Alumni while enjoying local craft beer and a bite to eat? Register online here and make your way to the Academy Dining Hall. 

**Please note, if you are registering from a mobile device, you will need to: 

  1. Select "Register Now"
  2. Then, scroll down and select "Desktop View" on the next page

$10 registration fee covers the cost of hors d’oeuvres, beer, wine and other beverages. 

Watch the Livestream! *Important Update

New to this year is the ability to watch the panelist discussion and Q&A through a livestream provided by Lloyd Singletary ’04 at Virtual Velocity. 

*Unfortunately we are no longer able to provide the ability to watch the Alumni Networking Reception in real time via livestream. However, we will be recording the event and will be able to share a video of both Rachel Carpenter's Young Alumni Award Presentation and the networking panel. If you are interested in the post-event recording, please contact Director of Alumni Relations, Melissa Clarke Beckett (

Thank you to our In-Kind Sponsors

Mike Gross ’89 and G&J Pepsi Bottlers, Inc.



Lloyd Singletary ’04 and Virtual Velocity

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Sheila Dioun Trautner ’98 and Taste Hospitality



Elizabeth Fox Zawislak ’06 and Bluegreen Gardens Farm & Florals