Jamiah Tappin ’00

Jamiah Tappin '00

Boston, MA

Director, Health Resources in Action

Jamiah earned a Bachelor’s degree from Boston University and a Master’s of Social Work from the University of Connecticut. She is currently a Director on both the Health & Racial Equity and Grantmaking teams at Health Resources in Action in Boston. Jamiah works to strengthen neighborhood partnerships across sectors and supports the grantmaking team in facilitating processes and allocation of resources between Boston-based hospitals and community organizations. One of Walker’s first Middle School Students, she went on to lead as President of the Student Body and later as Co-Chair of the Alumnae Board. In 2021, Jamiah received the Margot Rose ’80 Distinguished Alumnae Award, The Ethel Walker School’s highest alumnae honor.