About the Orange County Cal Alumni Club

We are the Orange County Cal Alumni Club, the official chartered Cal alumni group serving alumni of the University of California, Berkeley in Orange County. We host events throughout Orange County. Whether you want to network with other Cal professionals or just make some new friends, join us at one of our upcoming events!

Chapter Officers

Melissa Geddie
B.A. American Studies '09
Elizabeth Castro
Vice President
B.S. Bioengineering '04
Patricia Lee
B.A. Economics '96
Sarah Yi
B.A. Psychology '99
Merrick Nguyen
Networking Chair
B.A. American Studies '06
Erik Roberts
Adventure Chair
B.A. Legal Studies '17
Mark Giordano
Board Member
MIMS Information Management and Systems '99

Honor the Future by Giving Back

Why give? Because you care. Because it deepens your connection to the greater Cal community. And because your support makes a powerful difference in the lives of alumni and students.

More Ways to Give Back

When you give to your alumni association, you change lives. Learn more about the impact of alumni gifts.

Alumni News

Director’s Chair

Year-End Reflections from the Executive Director

Transition to a new, hybrid environment, with an evolving portfolio of offerings, has required flexibility, receptivity, and ingenuity.

Alumni Chapters

Introducing the UC Rally Committee Alumni Chapter

Members of the UC Rally Committee return as alumni to continue their legacy of community-building and fostering Cal spirit.

Cal Culture

There’s No ‘Medium’ Switch for Journalist and Travel Lecturer Dianne Fukami ’77

Journalist Dianne Fukami ’77 credits UC Berkeley’s investment in her as a student for her continued loyalty to all things Cal, including the Cal Discoveries Travel program.