Alumni Association


The purpose of the Whittier Law School Alumni Association is to advance the interests and promote the welfare of Whittier Law School, a private educational institution, its students and alumni.

The purpose of the Association is to:

  1. Further the interests of the Whittier Law School alumni.
  2. Assist Whittier Law School to recruit students, retain placement of students and graduates, enhance career opportunities for students and young alumni, transition students to active alumni, foster a network between students, alumni, faculty, administration and the legal and business communities, and help create other programs and activities to support and enhance WLS.
  3. Help Whittier Law School plan and operate any alumni social events.

Goals of the Association

  1. Maintain a strong close relationship with the Whittier Law School community.
  2. Engage in constant communication and coordination with alumni and the Law School.
  3. Assist the Law School in reputation and rankings improvement.
  4. Provide necessary news and services to alumni.
  5. Assist the Law School with Alumni Chapter Lunches and the Annual Awards Banquet.

Whittier Law School Alumni Association Board Members

National Board of Directors

  1. President: Aastha Madaan, Class of 2012
  2. Chair: Michelle Philo, Class of 2012
  3. Vice President: Diane Herring-Ysaguirre, Class of 1998
  4. Vice President: David Jones, Class of 1996
  5. Vice President: Joe Ursic, Class of 2013
  6. Vice President: Christy Westerfeld, Class of 2012
  7. Treasurer: Holly Woesner, Class of 2002
  8. Secretary: Lane Bogard, Class of 2015
  9. Director-at-Large: Sarah Bro, Class of 2009
  10. Director-at-Large: Tim Lambirth, Class of 1978
  11. Director-at-Large: Diane Tebelius, Class of 1979
  12. Director-at-Large: Kenya Williams, Class of 2010
  13. Director-at-Large: Melissa Wong, Class of 2013

Honorary Members

  1. John Fitzgerald, Class of 1993
  2. Associate Dean for Student and Alumni Engagement: Radha Pathak
  3. Director, Student and Alumni Relations: Camille Heenan
  4. Alumni Representative, Student Bar Association: Jezzette Ron

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