Executive Council

The MGH Institute is led by a team of academic and administrative directors who are responsible for the daily oversight of student education, faculty support, and other administrative functions related to the Institute's mission.

Paula Milone-Nuzzo, PhD, RN, FHHC, FAAN
President and John Hilton Knowles Professor

Reamer L. Bushardt, PharmD, PA-C, DFAAPA
Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs

Peter S. Cahn, PhD
Associate Provost for Academic Affairs, Professor

Paulette Di Angi, PhD, RN, CPHQ
Director of Institutional Effectiveness, Associate Professor

James DuPont, MA
Dean, Enrollment Services

Atlas D. Evans, BS
Vice President for Finance and Administration

Nara Gavini, PhD, MPhil
Associate Provost for Research, Professor

Jack Gormley, EdD
Dean, Office of Student Affairs and Services

Sean Hennessey
Chief Communications Officer

Zhaopeng Ji
Vice President for Finance and Administration

Mary Knab, PT, PhD, DPT
Associate Provost for Interprofessional Education and Practice (IPEP)

Elizabeth Pipes, BS
Chief of Staff and Assistant Secretary to the Board of Trustees

Denis G. Stratford, MS
Chief Operating Officer

Kimberly A. Truong, PhD
Chief Equity Officer

Sarah Welch, MBA
Associate Vice President of Human Resources

Kenneth White, PhD, APRN, FACHE, FAAN
Dean, School of Nursing