MSDA 2022-2023 Board


Alia Wahid 

Simmons University Nutrition MA/DPD Class of 2024

As the President of MSDA this year, I look forward to serving and collaborating with the MSDA Board, MAND, and greater community to encourage a more diverse, inclusive, and empowering environment for future nutrition and dietetic professionals.  I aim to foster opportunities for learning and growth by connecting our peers and those in our community with the different tools and resources available. I plan to uphold the MSDA Constitution and continue in the tradition of providing events that offer career, internship, and education possibilities and mentorship.  I am excited to work with everyone to grow the MSDA and realize our goals for the coming year!


Vice President

Christina Zungia



Alicia Lee

Tufts University MS/DI Class of 2023

As the MSDA Treasurer, my aim is to provide successful financial management of the club and assist others wherever possible to promote the field of Nutrition and Dietetics. I will effectively communicate with the student board to ensure success with our accomplishments as an organization.



Evonne Lao

Tufts University MS/DI Class of 2023 

As the secretary of the MSDA, my goal is to build connections and relationships that could broaden and diversify our community of nutrition and dietetics. I will work with my peers at the student board to promote opportunities, conversations, and nutrition education.


Philanthropy Chair 

Madelyn Erbey

My name is Madelyn Erbey and I am serving as this year's Philanthropy Chair for the Massachusetts Student Dietetics Association. As the MSDA Philanthropy Chair, I hope to build lasting relationships with non-profit nutrition-related organizations in Massachusetts and host memorable and inclusive fundraising events. I look forward to working with our board this year to create real change in the space of food justice and equity!


Social Media  & Marketing Chair

Erin Mahoney

Simmons MS/DPD program Class of 2023

As the MSDA Social Media and Marketing Chair, I will work to expand the reach of our programming to all Massachusetts nutrition students. Through our monthly newsletter and social media posts, I will keep members updated on our events and offerings and will strive to be a valuble resource for all students.

Education and Diversity Chain

Abigail Morrissey

BU MS/DI Class of 2023

As the education chair of the MSDA, my goal is to promote the field of nutrition and dietetics to the community and provide opportunities for nutrition students to improve their understanding of nutrition-related topics that are less frequently covered in class. 

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