Ellen Lang ’81

Ellen Lang has been a registered nurse for more than 35 years, and is currently the Medical Advocacy Consultant for the Center for Medicare Advocacy. She has been the president of Eastern’s Alumni Association twice, and in 2003 she received the Alumni Association Distinguished Service Award. In 2015, she and her husband, Dr. James Watson, received the ECSU Foundation’s Distinguished Donor Award. “Eastern has a very special place in my heart,” she said. “Even though I was a non-traditional student, Eastern still had a significant impact on my life. It has enabled my successful career choices.”