Shanell Rollon

Premedical Division Region 2 Director

Shanell Rollon (she/her/hers) is a dynamic second-year premedical student at Stony Brook University, pursuing a B.S. in Biochemistry with a keen eye for design through a minor in Digital Arts. Eager to make an impact, she recently joined the American Medical Women’s Association (AMWA) and the SBU Chapter of AMWA in Fall 2024. Beyond her studies, Shanell thrives as an Undergraduate Marketing Assistant Graphic Designer for Student Life, using her creative skills to enhance campus engagement. She also serves as the dedicated Public Relations Officer for the Makeup Club, finding joy in blending her passion for cosmetics with community building. As a proud member of the Philippine United Students Organization, she celebrates her heritage while fostering cultural connections. Drawing from her background as a former competitive dancer, Shanell embodies discipline and dedication in all her pursuits. Her mission extends beyond academia; she is driven to amplify female representation and advocate for diversity within the medical field. Shanell is preparing for an exciting research trip to London this summer, where she will delve into the historical associations of herbs and their historical connection to a time when women discriminated against as witches for their pursuit of medicine. Excited to collaborate with fellow premedical students, Shanell eagerly anticipates the opportunities ahead. When she’s not immersed in her various roles, you can find her lost in a book, experimenting with new baking recipes, or crafting captivating makeup looks.