Society of Alumni and Friends

About Us

HCOM alumni board

Our Mission

The mission of the Society of Alumni and Friends is to inform, engage and serve current and future alumni and friends of Ohio University Heritage College of Osteopathic Medicine.

Our Vision

The Society of Alumni and Friends is whole when every alumnus is connected to the Heritage College of Osteopathic Medicine.

Our Goals

  • Serve and support the college
  • Inform and engage current and future alumni and friends
  • Provide and promote philanthropic support

Society of Alumni and Friends Board of Directors

 
President

Jennifer L. Gwilym, DO (’03)

Vice President

John F. Ramey, DO (’92)

Immediate Past President

Timothy D. Law, Sr, DO (’94), MBA

Board of Directors

Nicholas A. Cheney, DO (’07)
Gregory Hill, DO (’86)
Michael B. Knable, DO (’86)
Lauren W. Mazzurco, DO (’08)
Charles T. Mehlman, DO (’89)
Amanda F. Nahhas, D) (’15)
Holly Papanek, DO (’97)
Katie E. Pestak, DO (’08)
Robert C. Polite, DO (’99)
Shelby Raiser, DO
Georgenna Riley, DO (’95)
Jennifer A. Roncone, DO (’01)
Mitchell J. Silver, DO (’89)
Ashley B. Simpson, DO (’10)
Philip A. Starr, III, DO (’95)
Jared C. Storck, DO
Sergio A. Ulloa, DO (’97)
Thomas W. Wagner, DO (’98)
Larry J. Witmer DO (’97)

Resident Representative

Simon Fraser, DO (’15)

Student Representative

Simon Fraser, OMS IV ('15)

Ex-Officio Members of the Board 

Kenneth H. Johnson, DO, Heritage College executive dean
   and chief medical affairs officer for Ohio University
William J. Burke, DO (’88), Dublin campus dean
Isaac J. Kirstein, DO, Cleveland campus dean
Beth A. Longenecker, DO (’91), Athens campus dean

Executive Secretary   

Laura Whitt, MS, senior director of professional development and alumni affairs