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The Office of Alumni Relations


Service * Friendship * Networking

Bay Area Alumni & Friends Club

The Bay Area Alumni & Friends Club, chartered in 2011, serves to strengthen relationships between Bay Area alumni and friends and Sam Houston State University.


Join the SHSU Bay Area Alumni & Friends Club and stay connected to the Bearkat family!


Club Officers
Katharine "Katie" West ('10)
Vice President
Tommy Baccaro ('66)
Barbara Whitted ('86)
Joseph "Joe" Amato ('73)
Immediate Past President
James "Jay" Bain ('62)
Facebook Manager
Megan Greene ('03 '05)


For more information about the Bay Area Alumni & Friends Club

please e-mail SHSUbayarea@gmail.com



Upcoming Events

SHSU Alumni Bay Area Club
Business & Dinner Meeting


Lakewood Yacht Club (*LYC) Ballroom
2425 Nasa Parkway ~ Seabrook


Thursday, March 20, 2014
Cocktails ~ 6:30 PM
Dinner ~ 7:00 PM


Dinner may be ordered from the menu.
Meeting and dinner will be held in Ballroom at the Lakewood Yacht Club
If you have already RSVPed, then no need to RSVP again.
We look forward to seeing everybody's smiling faces!

We will be collecting orders and payments for club shirts that we are having made.
Please bring your check book! Email with shirt information will be coming out shortly.

Business items will include upcoming events for the club.

RSVP: SHSUbayarea@gmail.com no later than Wednesday, March 19th.

*LYC is a private facility. If you are not a member of LYC,
credit cards/debit cards are the preferred form of payment for dinner and beverages.
After the business meeting, you are invited to enjoy the evening mingling with other alumni.




Alumni Reception @ Keels & Wheels

Lakewood Yacht Club

2425 Nasa Parkway ~ Seabrook, TX


May 3, 2014

3-5 pm

Register Here!



For more information about the Bay Area Alumni & Friends Club or any events listed above,

please e-mail SHSUbayarea@gmail.com.






Bay Area Club Reception

Kats On The Lake








HLSR Alumni Reception

March 11, 2013

Houston, TX



The Bay Area Alumni & Friends Club support sthe HLSR Alumni Reception.







Business Meeting
January 17, 2013

Lakewood Yacht Club


Susan Lenamon, President of Board of Directors for the Alumni Association,

addresses Bay Area Alumni & Friends Club


Susan Lenamon (right), President of Board of Directors for the Alumni Association,

oversees installation of new officers.

From left to right: Lola Kramer, Immediate Past President; Joe Amato, Treasurer;

Katie West, Secretary; Tommy Baccaro, Vice-President; Jay Bain, President


Board of Directors members, Bob Fuller (right) and Joe Amato (middle),

present Lola Kramer (left) with gift as outgoing president



Bay Area Alumni & Friends Club members enjoying the first meeting of 2013


Susan Lenamon (left) and Jay Bain (right) welcome new life member, Kayla Smith





Holiday Cocktail Party

Thursday, December 6, 2012

Lakewood Yacht Club










Bay Area Alumni & Friends club held a voluntary toy donation benefiting the Bay Area Turning Point Shelter.
Thank you to all of the generous alumni and friends who contributed to our efforts for the children of

Bay Area.






Thank you for visiting our page.

We look forward to seeing you at our next meeting!!



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