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The WesternU Alumni Association (WUAA) is being revamped for a grand relaunch. WUAA promotes and supports the University's mission and strategic plans. Any graduate who received a degree from the Western University of Health Sciences is automatically a member of the WesternU Alumni Association. Whether you're a recent graduate or an established professional, we welcome you to explore alumni benefits and resources on our website. 


Alumni Leadership Board

The WUAA Alumni Leadership Board provides opportunities for enthusiastic alumni to become more engaged with the University and to represent over 17,000 alumni. Board members work in partnership with the Office of Alumni Relations on a variety of activities, including the development of alumni communications, alumni events and programming, and outreach to current students.

Alumni Speaking   Azizzadeh, Sharin, Secretary



Vania Manipod DO '08

College of Osteopathic Medicine



Vice President

Marc Wirtz, MSN '13

College of Graduate Nursing



Shirin Azizzadeh,PharmD'00

College of Pharmacy



Kathryn Bosia, DPM '14

College of Podiatric Medicine 

Interested in becoming a member of the Alumni Leadership Board or a part of a WesternU Alumni Volunteer Committee? See below for the application process!

Per the WesternU Alumni Association Bylaws, elections are held no later than the last week of November. The officer of the President-elect position is someone who has been a member of the Alumni Leadership Board. 

If you are interested in becoming an executive officer, complete the Alumni Leadership Board application and be sure to watch for e-mails about the election process. 

Available Positions

Alumni Leadership Board positions are President*, Vice President / President-elect, Secretary, Treasurer

      *Only the previous Vice President / President-elect is eligible to apply for the President position

Application Process

All candidates must apply by the announced deadline, and adhere to the election process outlined in WesternU Alumni Association Bylaws. 

  1.  Complete an Alumni Leadership Board application. 

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