Mission Statement

The mission of the UMD School of Public Health Alumni Association Chapter is to promote and support the school, encourage academic and professional excellence and facilitate career development for both current students and graduates while fostering and strengthening a lasting relationship between the school and its alumni.

Chapter Officers

The following dedicated SPH alumni serve as chapter officers. If you are interested in getting involved in the chapter, please contact chapter president Ginelle Jurlano.

Ginelle Jurlano, MHA, '10, President

Janet Anderson, BS, ’92, Vice-President

Dick Miller, MA, ’95, Treasurer

Vacant, Secretary    

These officers work alongside Veronica Jones, Assistant Dean of Development and Alumni Relations, to strengthen and grow the School's alumni community.

Staying Connected

Please keep in contact with us and send us your personal and professional news for the School’s e-newsletter. The newsletter is sent to alumni, faculty, staff and students within the School, and public health partners and supporters of the school.

We encourage all School of Public Health alumni to join the University of Maryland's Alumni Association. Membership in the Alumni Association will enroll you automatically in the School's Alumni Association Chapter.

 Your membership:

  • helps support students through the Maryland Alumni Association Scholarship program
  • grants automatic access to the TerpNation Network, your online Maryland social community
  • grants access to the University Career Center's Alumni resources
  • is 100% tax-deductible
  • Ensures you get an invitation and information about all SPH events.