Alumni Board

The Penn Nursing Alumni Board represents YOU in developing alumni events, projects and outreach.

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Comprised of dedicated and experienced volunteers, the board is made up of alumni who have demonstrated passion and display a strong understanding and commitment to fostering alumni involvement and advancing Penn Nursing. The board aims to represent a broad diversity of class years, professional association, background, geography, and more.

If you love Penn Nursing and have dedicated time available, we welcome the opportunity to talk with you about where your skills and interests are best matched to our needs.

The purpose of Penn Nursing Alumni Board is:

  • To foster loyalty to the School of Nursing and to the University of Pennsylvania.

  • To support the goals of the School of Nursing and of Penn Alumni.

  • To maintain the professional and social bond existing among its members.

  • To promote the professional development of its members.

Meet the Alumni Board Members

2024-2026 Penn Nursing Alumni Board

Executive Board Members

President: Sara Whitner, GNu’17

Past-President: Jodi Feinberg, Nu’15

Vice President: Elissa Acevedo, C’16, Nu’16, GNu’22

Vice President: Shelley Davis, Nu’95

Board Members:

Megan Abbott, Nu’02, GNu’05

Emily Karsch, Nu’18

Lisa Hompe, Nu’87, LPS’19

Justine Sefcik, GR’17

Nancy Etzel, Nu’05, GNu’08

Alycia Bischof, Nu’90, GNu’95, GRN’21

Sherry Greenberg, Nu’90, GNu’92, GR’14

Amy Felix, Nu’04, GNu’08

Ryan Dos Reis, GNu’21

Sherri Duarte, Nu’92

Paule Joseph, GR’15

Ashley Darcy-Mahoney, GNu’09, GR’10

Laine Mulcahy, Nu’15, GNu’19

Stephanie Au, GRN’22

Student Representatives:

Felicia Chen, Nu’22, GNu’24

Riley Hennessy, Nu’24

Ryan Kwong, Nu’26

Grace Huh, Nu’26

Committee Members:

Karen Pipkin, Nu’86

Lisa Hompe, Nu’87, LPS’19

Lennie Chaisson, GNu’08

Natalie Monti, GNu’16

Lydia Rotondo, GNu’86

Megan Levy, Nu’02, GNu’05

Jessica Divanno, Nu’14, GNu’16

Linda Echols, HUP’70, Nu’74, GNu’79, WG’87, GR’98

Chantal Low, Nu’16, GNu’17

Leah Cianfrani, HUP’69

Kristin Hittle, GNu’07

Beth Latimer, Nu’85

Ariana Gardizy, Nu’22

Greis Kapexhiu, Nu’22, W’22

Jamille Nagtalon-Ramos, GNu’03

Samantha Noblejas, Nu’18, W’18, GNu’23

Mary Ann McLaughlin, Nu’90, GNu’93

June Gupta, Nu’02, GNu’05

Christina Vo, Nu’09, GNu’16

Liz Long, GNu’19, GNu’21

Want to get involved?

Inquiries are welcome at any time!

Alumni interested in open Board or Committee positions should contact

A member of the Board’s Membership Committee will contact you with more information and to schedule an informational interview. This interview will provide you with information on the many ways to volunteer in support of Penn Nursing, noting the roles that best suit your interests, time availability and skills.

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Remember: your involvement is essential in creating a dedicated, diverse board and committees that represent the greater alumni body.