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Board of Directors


Top row left to right: George Cachares, Aleks Kerzee-Stamatelopoulos, Clay Schewe, Beth Amoroso, Keyra Thurn, Suzie Coleman, Aben Cooper. Bottom row left to right: Tasha Weatherspoon, Kathryn Brito, Suzanne Semanson.

The Northwestern University Physical Therapy Alumni Association Board of Directors has 16 elected members, with a minimum of five from the Chicago area. They are in place to serve as the official voice of the association and act as channels of communication between alumni and the Department of Physical Therapy & Human Movement Sciences. Read our alumni board rules.

2022 Board of Directors

Executive Committee

  • President: Tasha Weatherspoon, 1998, Chicago Heights, IL
  • Vice-President: Aben Cooper, 1995, Chicago, IL


  • Beth Amoroso, 2005, West Hartford, CT
  • Kathryn Brito, 2018, Gurnee, IL
  • George Cachares, 1981, Orland Park, IL
  • Suzie Coleman, 1995, Glenview, IL
  • Jon Go, 2012, Troy, MI
  • Aleks Kerzee-Stamatelopoulos, 2010, Elmhurst, IL
  • Teri Jo Lientz, 1995, Tacoma, WA
  • Margot McCloy, 2006, Burr Ridge, IL
  • Jean Rogers, 1971, Chicago, IL
  • Clay Schewe, 2014, Machesney Park, IL
  • Suzanne Semanson, 2006, New York, NY
  • Keyra Thurn, 2018, Chicago, IL
  • Katherine Tucker, 2005, Naperville, IL
  • Sally Edelsberg (Honorary Member), 1972, Chicago, IL

Department Liaisons

Emily Becker, Director of Communications, Development, and Alumni Relations

Toby Sanders, Program Coordinator 

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