Welcome to the Cal Alumni Club of Austin!

The Cal Alumni Club of Austin (CACOA) is chartered by the Cal Alumni Association and is open to all Cal grads living in the Central Texas area.

Our group is informal and no dues or specific commitments are required (although donations are always welcomed).

To join our email list, click on the “Email Signup” link to the right. 

Our events revolve around the Cal Alumni Association’s “Services to Cal” which include:

  1. Alumni Networking
  2. Cal Pride/Spirit
  3. Philanthropy and Community Service
  4. Scholarship
  5. Student Engagement and Student Recruitment

Other primary goals: FUN and CAL CAMARADERIE!

Recent activities have included:

  • Football Watch Parties and a joint Big Game event with Stanford Alumni 
  • Austin PAC-12 Networking Events 
  • Volunteering to be a Brand Ambassador at College Fairs
  • Bike Rides 
  • Interviews for Cal Alumni Association (CAA) Scholarships

For more info on the Cal Alumni Club of Austin and its events, please contact the Leadership Team. 

Stephanie Pace Smith, President, at steph.pace@gmail.com

Jill Chiang, Football Watch Parties, at jjchiang10@gmail.com.

Kimberly Kesler Payne and Michael Nole, Student Engagement and Student Recruitment, at kimberlypayne0@gmail.com, michael.nole@berkeley.edu.

Corey Pallatto Hughan, Philanthropy and Community Service, at pallatto@berkeley.edu.

Dean Haraguchi and Mark Freeman, Bikes Rides, at dharaguchi@haasalum.berkeley.edumark_freeman@alum.berkeley.edu