Raise Up GW Committee

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The Raise Up GW Committee consists of 4 working groups and 20 committee members representing 7 university departments/units. These members work together to outline strategic plans and programming related to Raise Up GW. If you are interested in learning more about the Raise Up GW Committee, please email [email protected]

Working Groups

Wellbeing Communications

Develops web-based content and promotional materials

  • Members: 
    • Niema Eaves - Communications Coordinator, Marketing and Engagement
    • Victoria Heithaus - Assistant Director, Events & Marketing
    • Dan Wright - Area Coordinator, Mount Vernon Campus
Collaboration and Advocacy

Facilitates wellbeing activities directed at students, faculty, and staff

  • Members: 
    • Catie Greene - Supervising Clinician & Assistant Director, Counseling Outreach
    • Shannen Johnson - Substance Use Intervention & Recovery Services Program Associate
    • Andre Julian - Director, Lerner & Campus Recreation
    • Zareena Khan - Student Program Associate
    • Zackery Love - GW Capital Peer, Student Representative
    • Beth Tuckwiller - Associate Professor
    • Anissa Williams - GW Capital Peer, Student Representative
    • Kimberly Williams - Stakeholder Engagement Associate
    • Christian "Mac" Manning - Program Manager, GW Military & Veteran Services
    • Dania Castro - Program Manager, Service & Social Innovation, Honey W. Nashman Center for Civic Engagement & Public Service
Research and Assessment

Facilitates student wellbeing assessments to determine the success of Raise Up GW

  • Members:
    • Nicole Davy - Nurse Practitioner
    • Kiran Edelstein - Assistant Director, Student Support
    • Tamara Henry - Teaching Assistant Professor
    • Stewart Robinette - Assistant Dean of Students
    • Mallory McPherson-Wehan - Senior Fitness and Wellness Coordinator
Leadership and Support

Supports the work of the Raise Up GW Committee by communicating activities and funding needs to upper administration 

  • Members:
    • Meghan Chapple - Director, Sustainability
    • Saray Smalls - Senior Health Promotion and Education Program Associate