Greetings Fellow Alumni!
The Friedman School Alumni Association's mission is to develop and maintain an active community of engaged alumni. The Association is committed to assisting members of the community achieve their professional and personal goals, as well as supporting the Friedman School’s mission and objectives.
Grace Phelan, N05 - President, Friedman School Alumni Association
About the Association and the Executive Council
Are you a graduate of the Friedman School? Congratulations, you're part of our Alumni Association!
The Friedman Alumni Association is led by a volunteer Executive Council focused on the following key initiatives:
- Organizing networking and social events for alumni from conference receptions to reunion
- Recruiting volunteers to give career advice to students and other graduates through the Tufts Online Community.
- Fundraising to increase alumni participation in the Annual Fund a crucial source of dollars for the school’s top priorities.
- Hosting programs that build stronger connections between students and alumni.
If you would like to reach an Executive Council member or assist with programs, please email Jessica Halladay, Assistant Director of Alumni Relations, at Jessica.Halladay@tufts.edu.
Executive Council Members (2019–2020)
If you are interested in joining the Executive Council or for more information, please contact Nominating Chair and Vice President, Eric Ciappio.
Abby Usen Berner, N03
Erin Child, N19
Sai Krupa Das, NG02
Meghan Dinh, N13, MG13
Lara Park Hyde, N09, NG12
Mary Kate Keyes, N08
Lindsay LeClair, N14, MG14
Claire Mance, N16
Megan Miraglia, N09
Barbara Patterson, N14
Jennifer Pustz, N19
Alexandra Simas, N16
Shveta Taparia, NG04
Kalyn Weber, N15, MG15
Ex Officio Member(s)
Elizabeth Cochary Gross, N82, NG88
Friedman School Class Champions serve as the liaisons for alumni of a given class and the school. They are responsible for keeping in occasional touch with their class through a dedicated e-list to support initiatives that promote alumni and class engagement, including, requesting Class Notes to be published in the Tufts Nutrition magazine and sharing Annual Fund communications to support annual alumni participation efforts.
Are you interested in serving as Class Champion? Email Jessica Halladay, Assistant Director of Alumni Relations, at Jessica.Halladay@tufts.edu for more information!
Jennifer Huang, N18
Dianna Bartone, N17, MG17
Claire Mance, N16
Hassan Dashti, N12, NG15
Amy Elvidge, N14
Natalia Valpiani, N10, MG10, NG13
Alicia Harvie, A06, N09
2008 & 2007
Corey O’Hara, N08