Alumni Association Board of Directors

Alumni Association Board of Directors 

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Alumni Association Board of Directors
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The Alumni Association of

Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine

Board of Directors


Darlene A. Dunay, DO '83    
Dana C. Shaffer, DO '85 
Vice President
David Coffey, DO ’84
Quintina Herrera, MS ’07
Melissa N. Schwartz, DO ’91
Assistant Treasurer
Joanne Hullings, DO ’96
Past President
Hal S. Bendit, DO ‘84 

2014 District Directors

North Atlantic District 
Paul J. Lapoint, DO ‘90
William J. Pesce, DO ’89 
New Jersey District
James M. Bonner, DO '86
Joseph Nyzio, DO '00
Richard Tancer, DO '84  
Pennsylvania District
Ronald Cowen, DO '66            
Jennifer Dwyer, DO ’08            
Joanne E. Hullings, DO ‘96                
Suzanne Kelley, DO ’77 
Carol K. Robison, DO ’85  
Melissa N. Schwartz, DO ’91     
Middle Atlantic District
Chad R. Gordon, DO '02
Paul M. Spector, DO '72
Georgia District
Bie Etinge, DO ‘11
Florida District 
Ricky P. Lockett, DO '84
Paul D. Seltzer, DO ’80           
Middle America District
Ositadinma O. Opara, DO '99           
Corwin A. Thomas, DO ’95 
Great Lakes District
Elsira M. Pina, DO '89
Michael J. Rebar, DO '98
Far West District
Michael J. Feinstein, DO '74              
Allan Goldberg, DO '63      
Howard M. Robinson, DO '90
Military District
LTC Michael I. Cohen, DO '98
President and Chief Executive Officer
Matthew Schure, PhD
Graduate Program Directors 
Jennifer Alvarado, MS '08
Krystal Carter, MS '10
Sheree Contres, PsyD ’04         
Quintina Herrera, MS '07
Rashim Lancit, MS, '07            
Shanda Lucas, MS '09
Amanda Murphy, PA-C ’02 
David M. Poponi, PsyD '09            
2014 Representatives
Intern Representative
Lindsey Perea, DO ’13
Resident Representative
Helen Kay, DO '09
Student Representatives
Douglas Anderson (DO '15)
Nam Pham (DO '16)
Alumni Association Board Representative to PCOM Board of Trustees
Joseph J. Kuchinski, DO '86
Directors Emeritus of Alumni Association
Robert S. Maurer, DO '62                   
Past President Council
Hal S. Bendit, DO ’84, Chair
Joseph Kuchinski, DO ‘86
H. Sprague Taveau, DO ’77
Richard Pascucci, DO ’75 
Luke Nelligan, DO ‘91
If you are interested in serving on the Board of Directors, contact: 
Darlene A. Dunay, DO '83, President, Alumni Association
Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine
Office of Alumni Relations and Development
4180 City Avenue
Philadelphia, PA  19131-1695
(fax) 215-871-6151 or email
Your response will be kept on file for future board vacancies.
If a vacancy becomes available, you will be contacted regarding a possible nomination.