About Joanna DiStefano
Joanna DiStefano directs and oversees all events coordinated through the Health Sciences Vice President and Executive Dean’s office. These events include HSC graduation ceremony, VP annual awards ceremony, investitures, concerts, student tours and WV State Fair, among many others. Joanna provides support to all HSC schools for their event-planning needs from inception, research, planning and execution. She ensures that all aspects of each activity conform to WVU protocol, guidelines, and regulations. Additionally, Joanna is executive support for the HSC Global Engagement Office under the leadership of Dr. Allie Karshenas, Associate Vice President of Clinical Operations & Institutional Advancement, and Dr. Christopher Martin, Professor of Medicine and Director of the HSC Global Engagement Office.