Alumnae Board

Erin McClafferty Erfle '96, President
Bridget Flanagan '00, Vice President
Bobbi Tumelty Kelly '00, Recording Secretary
Megan Osborne Romano '94, Immediate Past President
Bridget Donovan Barton '90
Ellen Rosa-Bian Cericola '82
Katie Gorman Duffy '91
Courtney Daly Ferrero '86
Caroline Harkins Gorman '02

Katy Gregor '10
Courtney Hain '05
Jody Scott Kyle '59
Sue Doney Leonard '80
Laura Dolan Remaker '00
Katie McClernand Sacchetta '05
Mary Pat Tumelty '04
Kate Klein Tuohy '06

Erin McClafferty Erfle '96, Director of Practice Development at BBD, LLP

Vice President
Bridget Flanagan '00, Human Resources Director at BBD, LLP

Bridget Flanagan is the Human Resources Director for BBD, LLP a mid-sized Public Accounting Firm in Philadelphia. In this role, she is responsible for cultivating and maintaining the company culture; remaining current on relevant laws, legal rulings and regulations affecting the workplace; developing recruitment plans and compensation and benefit programs that attract and retain top talent. Bridget graduated from Temple University with her B.B.A in Business Administration – Human Resources Management and received her Master’s degree in Human Resources Management from Holy Family University. Prior to her position at BBD (which she heard about through a Mountie), Bridget held various roles in Human Resources for Pepsi and the Department of Navy. Bridget has been an active member of the Mount’s Alumnae Board and currently serves as the Alumnae Engagement Chair.

Recording Secretary
Bobbi Tumelty Kelly '00

Bobbi Tumelty Kelly has more than a decade of experience providing human resources advisory services to a variety of businesses, including privately-held companies and partnerships. Bobbi received her Bachelor's degree from the University of Scranton, where she majored in communication, concentrating in interpersonal communication and human resources. She also has a Certificate in Human Resources Management from Villanova University. She is an active member of the Mount community, serving two terms on the Alumnae Board of Directors. She's a co-founder of the Alumnae Association's Mount Network, and serves as the committee chair.

Immediate Past President
Megan Osborne Romano '94

Board Members

Bridget Donovan Barton '00

Ellen Rosa Bian Cericola '82

Katie Gorman Duffy '91

Courtney Daly Ferrero '86

Caroline Harkins Gorman '02, Associate at Stradley Ronon
Caroline focuses her practice on public finance and on all aspects of secured and unsecured financing, including construction and real estate loans, acquisition financing and asset-based financing. She regularly represents clients as bond counsel and underwriter’s counsel related to tax-exempt financing for 501(c)(3) entities, governmental units and other entities. Caroline's practice involves structuring and completing project financings for the construction of major infrastructure improvements for nonprofit institutions. She also represents clients with respect to restructuring projects involving multinational enterprises and post-acquisition integration.

Katy Gregor '10

Jody Scott Kyle '59, retired

Sue Doney Leonard '80

Laura Dolan Remaker '00, Chief People Officer at Spring EQ

Laura is the Chief People Officer at Spring EQ, a high tech loan origination company in Center City, Philadelphia. She is responsible for managing the HR and talent acquisition functions. Laura is focused on creating a culture of innovation, excitement and growth, never forgetting the people component of her title. Laura has fourteen years of progressive HR experience at high-growth companies in the Philadelphia area. Previously, Laura built the HR department at Greenphire, Inc, enabling the company to grow over 300% in revenue and headcount in four years, while retaining its “Best Places to Work” award status throughout her tenure. Prior to Greenphire, Laura held HR or talent acquisition roles at Comcast, Citigroup, and DSG. She graduated cum laude from the University of Pennsylvania with a BA and earned her Master's Certification in Human Resources from Villanova University. Laura lives in Fort Washington and enjoys spending time with her husband and daughters. Laura is also an avid golfer, having played Division 1 varsity golf all four years of college. Laura started the golf team at the Mount with the help of her father, Larry Dolan.

Katie McClernand Saccetta '05, A La Carte Director at Union League of Philadelphia

After graduating from the Mount, Katie attended Lehigh and studied marketing in the College of Business and Economics. She competed for the Varsity Cross Country and Track teams for four years and served as captain junior and senior years. Upon graduation in 2009, Katie began working at the Union League of Philadelphia as the Membership Coordinator. She then worked as Conference Service Manager and is now A la Carte Director. In her free time, Katie enjoys giving back to her alma mater, MSJA, by serving on the Alumnae Board. She is also a member of the professional organization Club Managers Association of America (CMAA).

Mary Pat Tumelty '04, Staff Engineer at Pennoni

Mary Pat (MP) Tumelty, PE is a Staff Engineer at Pennoni, a large regional engineering firm headquartered in Philadelphia, in their Transportation Division where she designs a variety of highway, utility, and green street infrastructure projects throughout Philadelphia and Southeast PA. After graduating from the Mount in 2004, she attended Drexel University where she obtained her Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering with a focus on sustainability and water resources. One of her biggest professional accomplishments is obtaining her Professional Engineer’s License (PE) in the state of Pennsylvania. In addition to serving on the Mount’s Alumnae Board, she is an active member of professional societies including American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE), Engineers' Club of Philadelphia, Green Stormwater Infrastructure (GSI) Partners - a Sustainable Business Network (SBN) Initiative, and Women’s Transportation Seminar (WTS).

Kate Klein Tuohy '06, Legal Staffing Account Executive at Beacon Hill Staffing Group

Kate graduated from Loyola University Maryland with a B.S. in Marketing in 2010. After starting the first years of her career in events management with Aramark Sports & Entertainment, her growing interest in professional services and business development led Kate to ultimately make a career change. She received an opportunity to start with Beacon Hill’s legal division as a recruiter, where she transitioned into a client relations role after her first year. Kate is now responsible for developing relationships with legal professionals looking for new opportunities as she partners with various law firms and corporations. Excited to take on the market and grow the Beacon Hill brand and network, Kate has since become very active in the industry, holding board and committee member positions and serving as a business partner with several legal organizations. Most recently, Kate joined MSJA’s Alumnae Board of Directors, leading the Young Alumnae Committee and working on events for the Alumnae Association's Mount Network and legal-focused events for Mount grads in the legal industry.

Honorary Board Members

Mary Merz Berko ’48
Madge Mansell Keehn '50