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WesternU Alumni Association

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The WesternU Alumni Association (WUAA) promotes and supports the University's mission and strategic plans. Any graduate who received a degree from 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 18,000 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.

Marc Wirtz, MSN '13

College of Graduate Nursing

Vice President/President-elect
Niloofar Khatibi-Arnold, DO 01
College of Osteopathic Medicine


Azizzadeh, Sharin, Secretary

Devin Walker, DO '18
College of Osteopathic Medicine of the Pacific



Dionne Zuniga, PharmD '11
College of Pharmacy

Outreach Coordinator
Kevin Mancilla, PharmD '22
College of Pharmacy




Philanthropy Mentor Program & Events
Vania Manipod, DO '08 (Chair) Bethany Thrasher, DNP '20 Jennifer Ngozi Emejulu, DPT '09 (Chair)
Andrew Le, DO '17 Sunny Lo, DO '12  
Aditi Mehta, DO '11 Christopher Arnold, DO '01  
Mahshid Akhavan-Naderi, PharmD '03    
Kathryn Bosia, DPM '14    


Alumni Leadership Board and Volunteer Committees 

The WesternU Alumni Association Leadership Board and Volunteer Committees applications are now OPEN. 

Application oPEN

Application Deadline: December 11, 2023

To learn more about the WesternU Alumni Association and roles, view the Bylaws click here.

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