Boonshoft PRIDE

Purpose

To provide a safe, supportive and inclusive environment for LGBTQA people by promoting awareness and establishing an identifiable network of allies. Furthermore, this organization aims to extend our medical education to encompass health-related LGBT issues through talks, panels and community outreach.

Officers

  • President: Drew Saunders, saunders.95@wright.edu
  • Vice President: Sam Perry, perry.175@wright.edu
  • Secretary: Trieu-Mi Dao
  • Treasurer: Ryan O'Gara
  • Ally Chair: Justin Anderson, Chris Evola
  • Community Outreach Chairs: Jacqueline Jacobs, Ryan McNulty, Stephanie Milne, Sierra Lindsey
  • Education Chairs: Morgan Alexander, Noor Saeed, Courtney Smith, Ashley Trent
  • Campus Chairs: Jacqueline Jacobs, Tyler Luonuansuu
  • Greater Dayton LGBT Chairs: Katelynn Alcorn, Matthew Lyman
  • Media Manager: Katelyn Alcorn
  • School of Professional Psychology Liaison: CJ Johnson
  • Members at Large: Isaiah Cochran, Ali Meier, Megan Super
  • Director: Jarrod Wurm
  • Lead Project Developer: Jessica Sokol

Faculty Advisors

Safe Space and/or Ally List

These individuals have completed safe space training and publicly identify themselves as allies to the LGBTQA community.

Class of 2019

Ali Meier
Dana Coleman
Jarrod Wurm
Jen Gibson
Lee A. Gillespie

Class of 2020

Megan Super
Anna Moore
Astrid Medina
Matthew Lyman
Morgan Alexander
Stephanie Milne

Class of 2021

Grant Gardner
Sam Perry
Drew Saunders
Cassie Rowland
Courtney Smith
Katie Cross
Salony Dighamber
Mitchell Graham
Kriti Goel
Kelly Muterspaw
Declan A. Feery
Katie Vossen
Justin Anderson
Josh Madden
Kajanna McKenzie
Alex Kursinskis
Ryan McNulty
Katie Kudlac
Julie McCormack

Class of 2022

Helen Kim
Sierra Lindsey
Anne Tulisiak
Jennifer Epenschied
Sachin Jindal
Anvi Gupta
Jenna Braun
Asia Payne
Stephanie Hearne
Breanna Dominguez
Cory Roeth
Todd Turner
Ian Beck
Jasmine Haydel
Nikhil Reddy
Cynthia White
Sophia Proschel
Hannah Stump
James Elliott
Ryan O’Gara
Olivia Noall
Chris Evola
Sanuri Gunawardena
Kyra Bufi
Bryn Thatcher
Bricey Kepnes
Elana Miller
Emily Schneider
Pia Sengupta
Brittany Abeldt
Ilana Siegal

MD/MPH, MD/MBA, MD/PhD

Jessica Sokol
Marie Walters
Jacqueline Jacobs
Katelynn Alcorn

 

Faculty & Staff

Margaret Dunn, M.D., M.B.A., FACS
Angela Clements, CPA
Nicki Crellin, B.A.
Eric Drewes
Sylvia Ann Ellison, M.A., M.P.H.
Laura Johnson, M.Ed., B.S.B.M.
Daniel Kelly, B.S.
Carla Lachecki, M.A.
​Heather Maurer, M.B.A., B.S.
Sabrina Neeley, Ph.D., M.P.H.
Cristina Redko, Ph.D.
Sue Rytel, M.A.

Lindsey Allison, M.Ed.
Amanda Bell, M.D.
Karen Bertke, M.Ed.
Lynn Compton
Giselle D'Epiro, Pharm.D.
Katrina Davis, MLIS
Nancy Harker, B.S.
Bethany Harper, M.D.
Colleen Hayden, M.D.
Paul Hershberger, Ph.D.
Lori Martensen, M.S.
Teresa Kohlhepp, B.S.

Michael Matott, Ph.D.
Jeannette Manger, Ph.D.
Valencia Merrill, B.S.
Melanie Miller, B.A.
Ken Miller, M.D.
John Needles, M.I.S.
Irina Overman, M.D.
John Paietta, Ph.D.
Stacey Poznanski, D.O.
Brenda Roman, M.D.
Priya Small, M.P.H.
Melissa Roelle, M.D.

Erica Taylor, M.D.
Amber Todd, Ph.D.
Joni Trempe, M.Ed.
Mary Jo Trout, Pharm.D.
Jerome Borchers
Cindy Bradley
Carol Bussey
Chris DeWitt
Michelle Feichtner, B.A.
Tonya Hester, B.S.
McKenna Koewler
Kim Smith, M.S.
Dee Wilcox

Katherine Stephens, B.A.
Kate Conway, M.D., M.P.H.
Dean Parmelee, M.D.

Local Practitioners

Aaron Block, M.D.
Will Breeding, M.D.
Ariana Herbert, M.D.
Scott Newman, N.P.
John Waters, ARNP

Bias Incident Response Team Form

The Wright State University Bias Incident Response Team (BIRT) form can be used to anonymously report any acts of discrimination that are witnessed or experienced on campus. Completed forms can be turned in online or submitted to the Office of the Vice President for Student Affairs, 362 University Hall.

Medical Resources for LGBTQA Needs

This list provides the names and contact information for LGBTQA providers and other medical resources in the community.

Last edited on 11/09/2018.