Mental Health Task Force and Working Group Members

* – Member of Mental Health Task Force
GPWG – Member of the Working Group focusing on Graduate and Professional Students
UWG – Member of the Working Group focusing on Undergraduate Students

Mabel Albert A18 (UWG)

Jennifer Allen, Sc.D., MPH, MSN, RN (UWG*)
Professor and Chair, Department of Community Health
School of Arts and Sciences

Barbara Berman (GPWG*)
Assistant Dean, Student Affairs
Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine

Hilary Binda, PhD, MA (UWG*)
Faculty Fellow, Tisch College of Citizenship and Public Service
Senior Lecturer and Chair, Visual and Critical Studies
Director, Writing and First Year Programs, SMFA
School of Arts and Sciences

Briana Bouchard E14, G1 (GPWG*)
Academic Coordinator, Department of Mechanical Engineering
School of Engineering

Michelle Bowdler, MSPH (GPWG*)
Senior Director of Health and Wellness Services
Medford/Somerville Campus

Walker Bristol A14 (GPWG)
Humanist in Residence, University Chaplaincy
Tufts University

Mary Dulatre F12 (GPWG)
Registrar and Manager of Student Academic Programs, Student Services
The Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy

Kristin Finch, PhD (UWG*)
Associate Director, Center for STEM Diversity
School of Engineering

Sharon “Snaggs” Gendron (GPWG*)
Student Wellness Advisor, Student Advisory and Health Administration
Boston Health Sciences Campus

Matt Hast (GPWG)
Assistant Dean, Student Affairs
Friedman School of Nutrition Science and Policy

Mary Jeka (GPWG*)
Senior Vice President for University Relations and General Counsel
Tufts University

David Kaplan, PhD (UWG)
Stern Family Professor of Engineering
Distinguished Professor
Professor and Chair, Department of Biomedical Engineering
Professor, Department of Chemical Engineering
School of Engineering

Mark Keith (UWG*)
Deputy Police Chief, Tufts University Police Department
Tufts University

Kathryn Lange, MA (GPWG)
Associate Dean
Sackler School of Graduate Biomedical Sciences

Raveena Longia A19 (UWG*)

Steven Luz-Alterman, PhD (GPWG)
Associate Chair, Senior Lecturer and Co-Director of School Psychology Program, Department of Education
Graduate School of Arts and Sciences

John Matias, MEd (Chair, GPWG*)
Associate Dean of Admissions and Enrollment, Student Affairs
Tufts University School of Medicine

The Reverend Greg McGonigle (UWG*)
University Chaplain
Tufts University

William McKenna A19 (UWG*)

Mary Pat McMahon, MSc (*)
Dean of Student Affairs
Schools of Arts and Sciences and Engineering

Nick Mitropoulos (UWG)
Director of Sports Medicine, Physical Educations and Athletics Department
Tufts University

Anthony Monaco, PhD, MD (Co-Chair*)
President
Tufts University

Sinaia Nathanson, MEd, PhD (GPWG*)
Associate Dean
Graduate School of Arts and Sciences

Rachel Orlang A19 (UWG)

Raymond Ou (Co-Chair, UWG*)
Senior Associate Dean of Student Affairs
Schools of Arts and Science and Engineering

Christina DiBona Pastan, DMD (GPWG)
Assistant Clinical Professor, Department of Endodontics
Director of Mind-Body Wellness, Office of Student Services
Tufts University School of Dental Medicine

Ellen Patterson, MD, MA (GPWG*)
Assistant Professor and Director of Interprofessional Education, Department of Comprehensive Care
Tufts University School of Dental Medicine

Marisel Perez (UWG)
Associate Dean of Student Affairs
Schools of Arts and Sciences and Engineering

Nicholas Robinson, BVSc (Hons), PhD, MACVSc, DACVP (GPWG)
Associate Professor, Department of Biomedical Sciences
Pathology Section Head
Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine

Julie Ross, PhD (UWG*)
Staff Psychologist and Director, Counseling and Mental Health Services
Medford/Somerville Campus

John Sargent, MD (GPWG*)
Professor and Vice-Chairman of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
Chief of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
Tufts University School of Medicine
Tufts Medical Center and the Floating Hospital for Children

Neha Sharma, DO (UWG)
Assistant Professor, Psychiatry
Tufts University School of Medicine
Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist
Tufts Floating Hospital for Children

Jennifer Stephan, PhD, MS (Co-Chair, UWG*)
Associate Dean of Undergraduate Advising
School of Engineering

Paul Summergrad, MD (Co-Chair*)
Dr. Frances S. Arkin Professor and Chairman, Psychiatry
Professor of Medicine, Tufts University School of Medicine
Psychiatrist-in-Chief, Tufts Medical Center and the Floating Hospital for Children

Angie Warner, DVM, DSc (GPWG)
Associate Dean, Academic Affairs
Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine

Jill Zellmer, MSW (UWG*)
Executive Director, Office of Equal Opportunity
Title IX Coordinator
504 Officer
Tufts University

Staff to the Mental Health Task Force:
Makaylah Respicio A18 (UWG)
Intern, Office of the President
Tufts University

Jacklyn Varela, MSPA
Communications and Project Administrator, Office of the President
Tufts University

Updated April 3, 2017