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PAS Students

The University of Pittsburgh’s Physician Assistant Student Society (PASS) works to promote the physician assistant profession to the community. PASS focuses on providing resources to its students such as volunteer opportunities in the greater Pittsburgh community, information about diversity and inclusion within healthcare and ways to promote the profession at local, national and international levels.

Purpose of the Society

  1. To serve as the certified organization for the students of the University of Pittsburgh Physician Assistant Studies Program
  2. To promote academic achievement and clinical excellence among the program
  3. To guide the incoming class in becoming successful students, community members and clinicians
  4. To aid the faculty with continuing development of the Program through feedback and open communication
  5. To serve the Pittsburgh community through volunteer activities and involvement
  6. To promote the physician assistant as a member of the health care delivery team at the local, national and international levels.

Officers for the Class of 2024


  • President: Olivia M. Miller
  • Vice President: Ellen Kruczek
  • Secretary: Corinne Staub
  • Treasurer: Stephen Gian
  • Interprofessional Co-Chair: Laura Cash & Olivia C. Miller
  • Social Media Chair: Ashley Lutz & Megan Reynolds
  • Wellness Pavilion Chair: Lindsey Wait
  • Diversity Chair: Ankita Kamat
  • Student Academic Representative: Kyla Magalhaes
  • State Chapter Representative: Caitlin Kinder
  • Service Chair: Julianne Jenkins
  • Fundraising Chair: Olivia Ziegler
  • Newsletter Chair: Amaryllis Roman


  • President: Zane Elgogari
  • Internal Vice President: Nina Routh
  • External Vice President: Eddie Lasker
  • Treasurer: Tori McGovern
  • Secretary: Morgan Spencer
  • Social Media Chair: Ashley Valcin
  • Wellness Pavilion Chair: Aijalon Brown