The Netter Center Presents: Alumni Voices on Civic & Community Engagement at Penn and Beyond

May 18, 2024
3:00 PM
4:30 PM

Cohen Hall Ground Floor Auditorium, 249 South 36th Street*

Sponsored by the Netter Center and the Classes of 1979, 1984, 1999, and 2019

Hear from the founder and Barbara and Edward Netter Director of the Netter Center, Ira Harkavy (C70, GR79, PAR01, PAR06), followed by a panel of alumni from different reunion years, who will reflect on the past, present, and future significance of civic and community engagement at Penn and beyond. Light reception to follow in the Terrace Room.


  • Anne Marie Burgoyne, C89 W89, Managing Director, Philanthropy, Emerson Collective 
  • Om Manghani, C23 GED24, Founder, MathMates; Outgoing Chair, Netter Student Advisory Board
  • Krishna Patel, C19 W19, Founder and President, Health and Education Alliance; MD Candidate, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai 
  • Rebecca Richards, C99, Co-Founder of dalla nonna, LLC and General Counsel of Core Associates; Member of the Netter National Advisory Board
  • Moderated by Rita A. Hodges, C05 GRD24, Associate Director, Netter Center

Walk-ins welcome, but registration encouraged. Don't forget to grab your Alumni Weekend Badge from the registration tent behind Sweeten Alumni House!

*NOTE: Cohen Hall Ground Floor Auditorium is part of the Penn Admissions Visitor Center.  Due to current campus construction, some routes to the building may not be accessible. Please plan to enter on the south side of the building, marked as Entrance #3 on this map.