Alumni Association

The Canisius High School Alumni Association has over 12,000 members. The network stretches from Buffalo and Western New York to cities and countries around the world. The objective of the Alumni Association is to foster unity, loyalty, and growth of the total Canisius family, administration, faculty, alumni and student body, and to service and promote the best interests of each part of it.

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Alumni Board of Governors


The Alumni Board of Governors serves as the representative of the Alumni Association. The board works with the school's office of alumni relations to create opportunities for alums to connect with each other and to their alma mater through a variety of programs. The board is also responsible for making recommendations for alumni inductions to the Distinguished Alumni Hall of Honor and the Athletic Hall of Fame.

2017-2018 Alumni Association Board of Governors

Thomas Bender '03 President
Michael Canty '14  
George Chernowski '63  
Michael Cimasi '01  
Ryan Crawford '99 1st Vice President
Andrew DiPasquale '90  
Spencer Farrell '08 Secretary
Nandor Forgach 01  
Timothy Graber '83  
Michael Hardy '96  
Christopher Henel '01  
Ian Hurtubise '08  
Jay Josker '01 Director of Alumni Relations
Geoffrey Klass '73  
Bartholomew Kresse '94  
Daniel Ludwig '08  
Jeffrey Malchoff '99  
John McGowan '95  
Vincent Miranda '04  
Christopher Musialowski '04 2nd Vice President
Christopher Poole '98  
Colin Pratt '03 Past-President
Samuel Rizzo '97  
Joe Rizzuto '07  
Charles Zernentsch '63  


If you have an interest in joining the Alumni Board of Governors please contact Jay Josker '01, director of alumni relations at 716-200-0264.