Former DIGA Board Members

2016-2017
President: Paras Vakharia
Vice President: Tim Michaelis
Vice President: Christina Ring
Secretary: Lisa Akintilo
Webmaster: David Kakish
Residency Interview Database Director: Lauren Williams
Northeastern Regional Director: Shane Swink
Western Regional Director: Amanda Truong
Midwestern Regional Director: April Yu
Southern Regional Director: Kristyna Gleghorn
Public Relations/Social Media Chair: Angela Mujukian
Melanoma Awareness Chair: Nicholas Castner
Sun Protection Committee Chair: Amir Varedi
Psoriasis Awareness Chair: John Zade
Professional Societies Liaison: Joseph Aleshaki
Diversity in Dermatology Chair: Cristian Gonzalez

 

2015-2016
President: Paras Vakharia
Vice President: Lisa Altieri
Vice President: Tim Michaelis
Secretary: Christina Ring
Webmaster: Jose Rapanan Jr.
Residency Interview Database Director: Chelsea Peterson
Northeastern Regional Director: Yusuf Anwar
Western Regional Director: Amanda Truong
Midwestern Regional Director: April Yu
Southern Regional Director: John DeNigris
Melanoma Awareness Chair: Lisa Akintilo
Psoriasis Awareness Chair: Mojgan Hosseinipour
Professional Societies Liaison: Emily Tongdee
Treasurer/Funding: Renee Thomason

 

2014-2015
President: Annalise Abioudun
Vice President: Paras Vakharia
Interview Database Director: Adam Whittington
Secretary: Lisa Altieri
Webmaster: Jim Griffith
Western Regional Director: Timothy Michaelis
Northeastern Regional Director: Heather Holahan
Midwestern Regional Director: Girish Mohan
Southern Regional Director: Laura Jordan
Melanoma Fundraising Chair: Steven He
Professional Society Liaison: Anna Chacon
Allied Health Outreach Chair:Meyeneobong Inyang
Sun Protection Project: Nicholas Blickenstaff
Public Relations/Fundraising: Yolandas Thomason
Psoriasis Awareness:Laura Jordan

 

2012-2013
President: Shalini Reddy
Vice President: Annalise Abioudun
Interview Database Director: Jim Griffith
Secretary: Mona Mislankar
Webmaster: Jim Griffith
Treasurer: Jack Short
Northeastern Regional Director: Courtney Elm
Midwestern Regional Director: Daniel Bach
Southern Regional Director: Samantha Block
Melanoma Fundraising Chair: Mayha Patel
Curriculum Development: Diana Kost
Allied Health Outreach Chair: Jill Henley
Sun Protection Awareness Chair: Blake Sampson
Public Relations/Fundraising: Jack Short
Psoriasis Awareness: Jillian Wong

 

2011-2012
Board Members
President: Andrew Lin (Michigan, ’12)
Vice President:
Past President: Jason Hawkes (Utah, ’11)
Webmaster:
Secretary: Jillian Wong (Utah, ’12)
Dermatology Residency Interview Database:

Regional Directors
Southern Regional Director:
Northeastern Regional Director:
Midwestern Regional Director:
Western Regional Director: Jillian Wong (Utah, ’12)
 

Committee Chairs
Melanoma Fundraising:
Public Relations/Fundraising:
Allied Health Outreach:

Sun Protection Project:
Community Service Director:

Psoriasis Awareness Chair:

 

2010-2011
Board Members
President: Jason Hawkes (Utah, ’11)
Vice President: Andrew Lin (Michigan, ’12)
Past President: Estee Psaty (Albert Einstein, ’10)
Webmaster: Jenna Gross (Indiana, ’11)
Secretary: Jillian Wong (Utah, ’12)
Dermatology Residency Interview Database: Ryan Sells

Regional Directors
Southern Regional Director: Cole Claiborne
Northeastern Regional Director: Michael Cashman
Midwestern Regional Director: Kristine Busse (Wright State, ’10)
Western Regional Director: Jillian Wong (Utah, ’12)
 

Committee Chairs
Melanoma Fundraising: Cynthia Chen & Muna Orra
Public Relations/Fundraising: Danyelle Dawes
Allied Health Outreach: Kristine Busse & Lindsey Hunter

Sun Protection Project:  Divya Sambandan
Community Service Director:  Shalini Reddy

Psoriasis Awareness Chair: Meg Hession

 

2009-2010

Board Members
President: Estee Psaty (Albert Einstein, ’10)
Vice President: Jason Hawkes (Utah, ’11)
Past President: Brittney Culp (Texas Tech, ’09)
Webmaster: Jenna Gross (Indiana, ’11)
Community Service Director: Alison Wiesenthal (University of Texas Medical Branch, ’10)
Treasurer: Angie Ng (USC, ’12)
Secretary: Micki Stacey (University of Chicago, ’12)
Dermatology Residency Interview Database: Sonya Kenkare (UIC, ‘10)

Regional Directors

Southern Regional Director: Kira Blair Mayo (Virginia, ’11)
Northeastern Regional Director: Israel Andrews (Ben Gurion/Columbia, ’10)
Midwestern Regional Director: Kristine Busse (Wright State, ’10)
Western Regional Director: Cynthia Chen (Western University, ’11)

Committee Chairs
Curricular Development: Jason Hawkes (Utah, ’11)
Melanoma Fundraising: Kaerli Christensen (Utah, ’12) & Angie Ng (USC, ’12)

Public Relations: Jenna Gross (Indiana, ‘11)
Allied Health Outreach: Jillian Wong (Utah, ’12)
Psoriasis Awareness Chair: Rupa Pugashetti (UCI, ’10) & Israel Andrews (Ben Gurion/Columbia, ’10)

 

2008-2009

Board Members
President: Brittney Culp (Texas Tech, ’09)
Vice President: Estee Psaty (Albert Einstein, ’10)
Past President: Alex Eshaghian (Vanderbilt, ’08)
Webmaster: Jackie Coloe (Ohio State, ’09)
Community Service Director: Kristin Hudacek (U Penn, ’09)
Treasurer: Rajiv Nijhawan (Miami, ’09)
Secretary: Betsy Uhlenhake (NEOUCOM, ’09)
Dermatology Residency Interview Database: Emily Keller (Indiana, ’09)

Regional Directors

Southern Regional Director: Elizabeth Francis Rose (LSU, ’09)
Northeastern Regional Director: Stephanie Hu (Harvard, ’09)
Midwestern Regional Director: Jacinta Odafe (Wright State, ’10)
Western Regional Director: Cynthia Chen (Western University, ’11)

Committee Chairs
Curricular Development: Vinod Nambudiri (Harvard, ’10) & Jennifer Channual (UCI, ’09)
Sun Protection Project: Alison Wiesenthal (UTMB, ’10)
Melanoma Fundraising: Stephen Squires (Utah, ’09)Public Relations: Rayna Dyck (Mayo, ’09)
Allied Health Outreach: Mikhenan Horvath (NEOUCOM, ’09)
Psoriasis Awareness Chair: Rupa Pugashetti (UCI, ’10)

 

2007-2008

Board Members
President: Alex Eshaghian (Vanderbilt, ’08)
Vice President: Brittney Culp (Texas Tech, ’09)
Past President: Jeanette Waller (UCI, ’07)
Webmaster: Matt Molenda (NEOUCOM, ’07)
Community Service Director: Kristin Hudacek (U Penn, ’09)
Treasurer: Chia-Jung Tsay (Johns Hopkins , ’08)
Secretary: Andrea Losch (Indiana, ’08)

Regional Directors
Southern Regional Director: Caroline Caperton (Miami, ’08)
Northeastern Regional Director: Stephanie Hu (Harvard, ’09)
Midwestern Regional Director: Elizabeth Uhlenhake (NEOUCOM, ’09)
Western Regional Director: Stephen Squires (Utah, ’09)

Committee Chairs

Camp Discovery: Megan Landis (Indiana, ’08)
Curricular Development: Vinod Nambudiri (Harvard, ’10) & Jennifer Channual (UCI, ’09)
Sun Protection Project: Safiya Lyn (Meharry, ’08)
Melanoma Fundraising: Jackie Coloe (OSU, ’08)
Peer Support: Vivian Laquer (Columbia, ’09)
Allied Health Outreach: Kristy Davis (UCI, ’09)

 

2006-2007

Board Members
President: Jeanette Waller (UCI, ’07)
Vice President: Alex Eshaghian (Vanderbilt, ’08)
Past President: Kelly Werlinger (UTSW, ’06)
Webmaster: Matt Molenda (NEOUCOM, ’07)
Community Service Director: Kristin Hudacek (U Penn, ’09)
Treasurer: Jamison Feramisco (UTSW, ’07)
Secretary: Andrea Losch (Indiana, ’08)

Regional Directors
Southern Regional Director: Jamaiya Havel (Texas Tech, ’08)
Northeastern Regional Director: Vinod Namudiri (Harvard, ’09)
Midwestern Regional Director: Ali Alikhan (NEOUCOM, ’08)
Western Regional Director: William Rietkerk (UCI, ’08)

Committee Chairs
Links for Locks: Brandie Tackett (CWRU, ’08)
Camp Discovery: Jeaneen Chappell (LSU, ’07) and Megan Landis (Indiana, ’08)
Miles for Melanoma: Jackie Coloe (OSU, ’08)
Curricular Development: Stephanie Hu (Harvard, ’09) and Amy Lee (UCSF, ’07)

 

2005-2006

Kelly Werlinger, President, UTSW
Jeanette Waller, Vice President, UCI
Priya Rajendran, Treasurer, UCSF
Jessica Zmolik, Secretary, UTSW
Alex Eshaghian, Community Service Director, Vanderbilt
Matt Molenda, Webmaster, NEOUCOMofficers0708officers0809
Matthew Tsang, Western Region Director, UCSF
Helen Blake, Midwestern Region Director, St. Louis University
Tom Lambert, Southern Region Director, Texas Tech
Mark Suchter, Northeastern Region Director, Drexel

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