The Millennium High School Alumni Association was created to enhance and enrich the community of Millennium High School by: fostering a lifelong relationship between Millennium High School and its alumni, providing a professional networking platform for a diverse alumni base, and promoting and facilitating alumni sponsorship of academic and extracurricular programs.
Read our bylaws here.
Meet our Board of Directors!
Elisa Deljanin-Padula, President
Elisa is currently serving the Millennium HS Alumni Association as President of the Board of Directors. She was part of Millennium’s second graduating class in 2007, and graduated from Eugene Lang College, The New School University, with a degree in Journalism. Elisa is a freelance photographer with a focus on photojournalism, street, and lifestyle photography. She has worked with clients in the newspaper, film, food, commerce, and real estate industries. Since starting as President of the MHSAA, Elisa has been working with MHS to provide updated photos of the school grounds, staff, and student activities, which can be found on the school’s website. Elisa also serves as a Creative Consultant for DePirro/Garrone Advertising. In her spare time, you can find her drinking exorbitant amounts of coffee, sitting in an airplane/train/car to her next destination, rowing on the Hudson River, curled up with a book, and writing short stories she intends to publish one day but probably won’t.
Alicia Rivera, First Vice President
Alicia Rivera serves the Alumni Association as the First Vice President of the Board of the Directors. She graduated from Millennium High School’s class of 2009 and continued her studies at Allegheny College with a BA in Spanish Language and Literature. Alicia now teaches math at a public middle school in Brooklyn. In her spare time, Alicia loves to travel (39 countries and counting!), going to brunch, kickboxing, and reading.
Stephanie Robayo, Second Vice President
Stephanie Robayo serves as the Second Vice President of the Millennium High School Alumni Association Board of Directors. She was a member of the first graduating class of MHS in 2006. Stephanie received her Bachelor of Arts in Political Science from the Pforzheimer Honors College at Pace University, graduating cum laude in 2010. In 2017, she earned her law degree from Brooklyn Law School and was recognized at graduation for her outstanding dedication to public service practice in underserved communities. Upon graduating, she joined the Counsel’s Office at the New York Department of Labor. Stephanie loves coffee, skittles, and Twitter, obsessively and in no reasonable order. She looks forward to working alongside the Board members, and serving all alumni of MHS.
Nelson Lam, Interim Treasurer
Nelson is serving the Alumni Association as an Interim Treasurer after a board restructuring. He graduated from Millennium High School with the class of 2008 and went on to obtain a BS in Electrical Mechanical Engineering Technology at Rochester Institute of Technology. In 2013, he joined ConEdison. Nelson is a staunch supporter of Arsenal F.C. (COYG!), enjoys taking road trips with friends, and traveling.
Laura Manos-Hey, Secretary
Laura Manos-Hey serves the Alumni Association as the Secretary of the Board of Directors. She graduated from Millennium with the class of 2007 and went on to get an English degree from McDaniel College, while also taking a lot of theater and sociology courses. She currently works in several career fields, with a particular focus on theater stage management, and spent this past school year helping with the drama club here at Millennium. A few fun facts: so far she’s traveled to 6 European countries and is a big horror movie fan.