Contact Information

External Affairs: Board of Regents


Executive Secretary

Jeffrey Longacre, MD
Phone: (301) 295-1219
Fax: (301) 295-3757

Designated Federal Officer

S. Leeann Ori
Phone: (301) 295-3066
Fax: (301) 295-3757

Alternate Designated Federal Officer

Jennifer Nuetzi James
Phone: (301) 295-6646

Board Awards

The Board of Regents Award is the highest honor given to graduating students, and is exemplified by scholarship, leadership and service. The recipients have an established record of extraordinary excellence in multiple areas, and are living testimony to the core values and identity of their professions. In addition, their professional qualities express their talent with empathy, dedication, selflessness and imagination. They are the standard bearers for the future of medicine, nursing and science.

The 2013 Board of Regents Award Recipients

  • Graduate School of Nursing Award - LT Nathaniel Schwartz, NC, USN
  • School of Medicine Award - 2LT Braden Hestermann, MS, USA