Founders College Alumni Network

The Founders College Alumni Network (FCAN) is a community for present and future Founders College alumni to connect, communicate, and enrich their professional and personal lives. We dedicate ourselves to providing a means of networking and providing a connection back to Founders College at York University.


  • To strengthen and build relationships with all Founders College alumni; both with York University and each other
  • To establish and promote opportunities on campus that encourages and promotes communication, participation and engagement
  • Organize fun-filled events and initiatives for alumni ranging from panels, mixers, socials etc.
  • Provide opportunities for Founders College alumni to serve their alma mater in a meaningful way

Network Leadership:

Co-Chairs: Momita Ahmed BA ’12 and Joanne Huy, BES ’15
Treasurer: Robert Cerjanec BA ‘12
Speaker: Sef Nanos BA ‘11
Communications: Menakshi Babulall (Current Student) and Desmond Poon BA ‘19
Events and Programming: Arya Bissoon BA ’15, Ashley Botelho BA ‘08 and Dave Schofield BA ‘15
General Members: Abdul Hassan BA ‘11, Baz Tilo BA 11, Andy Xia BA 14
Office of the College Head Liaison: Marco Sestito BA’03
Founders College Student Council Liaison:  Mark Tricarico (current student)

If you are interested in joining the FCAN leadership team and assist in the planning and execution of events – contact Joanne at

Upcoming Events:

Below you will find events hosted by FCAN. Visit the events calendar for a list of all upcoming YorkU Alumni Events.

Stay tuned for upcoming events!

Connect with us!

Email / Facebook / Twitter: @FoundersAlumNet

Are you looking to stay connected? There are many opportunities to stay involved:

  • Mentor current Founders College students
  • Share your stories and experiences
  • Attend events and networking opportunities
  • Join as lead volunteers to assist in the planning and execution of FCAN initiatives

We would like to hear from you! For more details, contact us at

York University General Alumni Information

The Office of Alumni Engagement has ties to a 325,000+ York alumni around the world!

For more information on York-wide initiatives and programming, visit: