Committee Chairs

AAP Committee: Kevin Sparks & Ricky Yin

Kevin Sparks: I am an avid writer and reader whose interests include indie films, teen dramas, and queer young adult media. I'm currently writing mysecond screenplay that will be finished in April. I'm very extremely excited to be the AAP Committee Cochair and to have the opportunity to serve the Phi Delta Chi Fraternity.

Ricky Yin: My name is Ricky Yin and I am a current P2. I graduated with a B.S. in biochemistry from UCLA (yes I'm from California), and I am loving it here at UM! In my free time I like to enjoy comedy (stand up, late night talk shows, etc), basketball and hanging out with friends!

Brotherhood Committee: Collin Morrison & Jack Lukas

Collin Morrison: Hi, my name is Collin Morrison and I am a P3 from South Lyon, Michigan. Prior to pharmacy school, I received my bachelor’s in microbiology from the University of Michigan. In my free time, I enjoy spending time outdoors, playing hockey, watching college football, and playing video games with my housemates.

Jack Lukas: My name is Jack Lukas, I am a P2 and originally from Fenton, MI. I graduated from the University of Michigan with a B.S. in Biopsychology, Cognition, and Neuroscience. I love watching football, eating good food, and hanging out with friends. I also enjoy working out and playing sports. Go Blue!

Fundraising Committee: Thomas Hancock & Kristin Soreide

Thomas Hancock: My name is Tom Hancock, and I am a P3 from Big Rapids, Michigan. I also attended the University of Michigan during undergrad and graduated with a BS degree in neuroscience. Interestingly, both of my parents are pharmacists and upon completion of school I will be a third generation pharmacist. In my free time, I like playing sports, cooking (and eating) new foods, and going to concerts with friends.

Kristin Soreide: Hi! My name is Kristin Soreide and I am a third-year pharmacy student originally from Troy, Michigan. I graduated from the University of Michigan in 2015 with a B.S. in Neuroscience. I currently work at Meijer as a pharmacy intern and worked at the VA in Battle Creek, MI over the summer. In my free time, I love spending time outdoors, running, and playing sports. I look forward to being one of the fundraising committee chairs for PDC!

Service Committee: Colin Finley & Cecilia Li

Cecilia Li: Hi, my name is Cecilia Li and I am a P2 originally from Naperville, IL. I finished my pharmacy prerequisites at U of M and have called Ann Arbor home for the past 4 years. I'm a current intern at Beaumont Hospital in Royal Oak and have hopes to be a kiddo pharmacist someday! Outside pharmacy, you can catch me playing music, going to concerts, and hanging around coffee shops. 

Colin Finley: My name is Colin Finley and I am a second-year pharmacy student from Birmingham, Michigan.  I received my Bachelor in Science degree in Biomolecular Sciences from University of Michigan before pharmacy school.  I am currently a pharmacy intern at Henry Ford Hospital in Detroit, Michigan.  In my free time I enjoy swimming, hiking, and spending time with friends and family.

 

Professionalism Committee: Paul Ko & Taylor Coe

Paul Ko: Hi my name is Paul and I am a second year in the College of Pharmacy at University of Michigan. I am originally from sunny San Diego, CA, and I completed my undergrad in UC Berkeley. I love to try new things all the time and especially more so with my friends and family. Otherwise, I like to cook, exercise, and hang out with friends during my free time!

Taylor Coe: My name is Taylor Coe, and I am a P2 from Orange County, California. I went to the University of California in Berkeley for my undergraduate degree and graduated with a B.A. in Integrative Biology. I am an intern for St. John Providence Hospital, Southfield in the inpatient pharmacy. Outside of work and school I love to do yoga, explore the outdoors, and be on the beach. 

Scholarship Committee: Mackenzie Thelen & Julia Fuhst

Mackenzie Thelen: I am a second year pharmacy student originally from St. Johns, MI.  I did my prerequisite work also at the University of Michigan.  I currently intern at McLaren Greater Lansing hospital near my hometown.  When not doing work (school or otherwise) my body goes straight into nap mode.  Once rested, I enjoy reading, jet-skiing, laying in my hammock, and any other lake-related activities.

Julia Fuhst: My name is Julia and I am a P2 student. I am originally from Brighton, Michigan. I did my undergraduate education at Loyola University Chicago, where I studied molecular biology. I am currently a pharmacy intern at CVS and I love working with patients. In my free time I like to sing, read, bike, bake, spend time with my family, and go to Chicago.

Publications Committee: Sherry Zhao & Ryan Washburn

Sherry Zhao:  

Ryan Washburn: My name is Ryan Washburn, and I'm a P2 originally from Sterling Heights, MI.  I graduated from Wayne State University in 2016 with a B.A. in chemistry and a minor in history.  Currently, I work for CVS as a pharmacy intern.  I look forward to the fall, as well as Michigan football!

Auditor and Operations Officer - Lauren Aschermann & Nada Rida

Lauren Ascharmann: Hi, I’m Lauren Aschermann and I am a P3 student originally from Canton, Michigan. I graduated from Michigan State University with a degree in Human Biology. Outside of school, I work at Michigan Medicine as an inpatient intern in University Hospital. In my spare time, I enjoy traveling, and exercising with my dog. I am a zealous Spartan and dedicated wine-o!

Nada Rida: Hi, I am a 3rd year pharmacy school from Dearborn Heights, Michigan. I graduated from the University of Michigan-Dearborn with a bachelor in Biology and minor in Women’s and Gender Studies. I am currently a pharmacy intern at Mott Children's Hospital. In my free time, I also love spending time with my friends and family, especially my kitty.