HERAA Board



HERAA BOARD 2022-23

President: Carly Fleming (2012)

Past President: Kenzie Wooters (2018)

Vice-President: Kristen Keesee (2013)

Director of Communication: Natasia Sidarta (2012)

Treasurer: Zefa Sullivan (2013)

Clerk: Laila Cross (2020)

Outreach & Engagement Committee, Chair: Beth Osborne DaPonte (1984)

Communications Committee, Chair: Paulette Sharen (1982)



HERAA is governed by a Board of Overseers, elected at each year's Annual Meeting. You can read more about the Board in the HERAA By-Laws.

Are you interested in participating on the HERAA Board? We welcome your attendance at our monthly meetings or you can nominate yourself or another alum.

Meet your 2022-2023 HERAA Board of Overseers

President: Carly Fleming, Class of 2012

The HERAA President supervises the activities of the Board, leads annual goal setting, advises the House, serves as a liaison to BU administrators, presides over monthly and annual business meetings, and collaborates with students and consultants on House restoration projects.

Past President: Kenzie Wooters, Class of 2018
The HERAA Past President is the most recently retired President and serves as an advisor to the Board.




Vice-President: Kristen Keesee, Class of 2013

The HERAA Vice President oversees outreach and engagement efforts, coordinates local and regional events in close collaboration with the Outreach Committee, serves as a liaison to the H.E.R. House for social events, assists in fundraising research and planning, and coordinate administrative duties of the Board with the President.

Director of Communication: Natasia Sidarta, Class of 2012

The HERAA Director of Communication oversees and coordinates all HERAA communications and website in collaboration with the Communications Committee, serves as the editor of the HERAA newsletter and other email communications, and maintains and develops alumni database.



Treasurer: Zefa Sullivan, Class of 2013

The HERAA Treasurer manages HERAA expenditures, develops and monitors the annual budget, files necessary tax documentation with IRS and state, monitor investments and donations, and assists in fundraising research and planning.




Clerk: Laila Cross, Class of 2020

The HERAA Clerk keeps official minutes for all Board meetings, oversee correspondence with alumni, coordinate with Treasurer for any tax documentation needed for IRS and state

Outreach & Engagement Committee, Chair:  Beth Osborne DaPonte, Class of 1984

The Outreach Committee Chair coordinates committee and local and regional social events in collaboration with the Vice-President and assists the Director of Communications in alumni outreach and communications.

Communications Committee Chair: Paulette Sharen, Class of 1982

The Communications Committee Chair coordinates committee and HERAA communications through our social media pages on Facebook and Linkedin to promote HERAA activities and engage alumnae and assists the Director of Communications in maintaining the website and other communication needs.




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