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Advisory Board

Imparting Wisdom, Support and Expertise

Advisory Board members

The Zuckerberg College of Health Sciences external advisory board is composed of professionals with expertise in areas represented by the college. The board meets twice annually, in the fall and spring semesters, and members are available for consultation throughout the year. 

Board members serve as ambassadors for the college and the university, provide industry, foundation and individual contacts to the college.


Bruce Arakelian '82

Carolinas Healthcare Sysytem
Wendy Labate '96
Genesis HealthCare
Sr. Vice President, Operations Northeast

Cathy Spinney '84, '06, '08

Yankee Alliance
Senior Vice President, Business Development

Richard Lynch '87

Beacon Health Options
Executive Vice President
President, Northeast Region

David Stordy '90, '93

American Senior Communities
Chief Operating Officer

Louis Coiro '82

Tewksbury Physical Therapy

Donna Manning '85, '91, '11

Boston Medical Center
Oncology Nurse

Maura Walsh '80

HCA, Inc., Gulf Coast Division
President, Retired

Amy Hoey '88

Lowell General Hospital
Executive Vice President
Chief Operating Officer

Dorayne Passler '75

Salem, NH

Susan West Levine

Lowell Community Health Center
Chief Executive Officer
Board members are either UMass Lowell alumni or professionals in the world of health care who have a strong interest in the College. These experts, along with our faculty, staff and students are committed to improving world health. 

The Zuckerberg College of Health Sciences is very grateful to these board members for their wisdom, support and expertise in helping us achieve our mission to promote the health of individuals, families and populations.