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Leadership - NEGSA

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Kristin DeSimone (April 2021 - April 2022)
Associate Dean, Student Affairs and Career Counseling
Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University


Sonia Chimienti, MD (April 2021 - April 2022)
Senior Associate Dean, Student Affairs, Vice Provost
University of Massachusetts Medical School


Sonia Garcia Laumbach (April 2021 - April 2022)
Assistant Dean for Student Affairs
Rutgers New Jersey Medical School

Immediate Past Chair

Katherine Chretien, MD (April 2021 - April 2022)
Associate Dean for Medical Student Affairs 
Director of Medical Student Wellness 
The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine


Holly Khachadoorian-Elia, MD (August 2020 - April 2022)    
Advisor and Associate Director, Peabody Society    
Harvard Medical School    

Committee on Admissions (COA) Representative

Liesel Copeland, PhD (November 2020 - November 2023)
Assistant Dean of Medical Education and Admissions
Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson

Committee on Student Affairs (COSA) Representative

Angela Jackson, MD (November 2018 - November 2021)
Associate Dean, Office of Student Affairs
Associate Professor of Medicine
Boston University School of Medicine

Committee on Student Diversity Affairs (COSDA) Representative

Sandra Quezada, MD, MS (November 2018 - November 2021)
Associate Dean for Academic and Multicultural Affairs
University of Maryland School of Medicine

Committee on Student Financial Assistance (COSFA) Representative

Meredith Schor, MA, MBA (November 2018 - November 2021)
Director of Financial Aid
George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences

Committee on Student Records (COSR) Representative

Annalise Ellis, MHA (July 2018 - November 2021)
Director of Faculty Affairs and Student Records
Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell


Seema Baranwal, MD (April 2021 - April 2022)
Assocaite Dean for Student Affairs
Drexel University College of Medicine

Erica Townsend, MSHE (April 2021 - April 2023)
Student affairs Coordinator
Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University/St. Luke's U Health Network

William Bryant Faust, EdD (April 2021 - April 2023)
Associate Dean and registrar
Johns Hopkins School of Medicine

Christa Zehle, MD (April 2021 - April 2022)
Senior Associate Dean for Medical Education
Larner College of Medicine at the University of Vermont 

Alicia Hurtado, MD (April 2021 - April 2022)
Associate Dean for Medical Student Wellbeing and Student Affairs  
Icahn School of Medicine at Mt. Sinai

Northeast Organization of Student Representatives (NEOSR) Liaison

Marc Hem Lee (November 2020 - November 2021)
MD Candidate    
Drexel University College of Medicine

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