About Us

Welcome to the Office of Development and Alumni Affairs

The Wayne State University School of Medicine Office of Development and Alumni Affairs and the Medical Alumni Association exist to support the advancement of the School of Medicine by establishing and cultivating mutually beneficial, lifelong relationships between alumni, students and the School of Medicine. The Office of Development and Alumni Affairs and the Medical Alumni Association work collaboratively to develop services, benefits, programs and communications designed to foster awareness, generate pride, encourage involvement and increase engagement and financial support.

We are proud to serve and represent the broad array of more than 22,000 alumni who were educated and trained at the WSUSOM – Physicians, Researchers, Residents and Fellows.  

 

Stephen Henrie
Associate Vice President
Development and Alumni Affairs
313-577-5929

 

 

 

 

Alumni Affairs Team

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Diane Puhl
Director
Alumni Affairs
Executive Director
Medical Alumni Association
313-577-6322

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Assistant Director
Alumni Affairs
313-577-9022
nicole-vanNicole Vanbiesbrouck
Alumni Program Officer
Alumni Affairs
313-577-1380
 


Development Team

Clifford Brown
Manager, Office Operations
313-577-5230

Kelley Denk
Major Gifts Officer 

Bonita Gaston
Executive Assistant to the Associate Vice President
313-577-3106
Jon Goldstein 
Senior Major Gifts Officer 
313-577-3033
Bree Kneisler
Associate Director, Campaigns
313-577-1151

Julie Lamb
Development Operations Coordinator
313-577-9347

Susan Miller
Director of Research Philanthropy
313-577-0078
Patty Paquin
Senior Major Gifts Officer 
313-577-1330
Lori Robitaille 
Senior Director of Major Gifts
313-993-4070
Tim Strzalkowski
Major Gifts Associate
313-577-6362
Alan Tolcher
Senior Major Gifts Officer
313-577-6482