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Board of Governors, 2014-2015

The Board of Governors is an advisory board to the Board of Regents, the College's policy-making body. The Board is comprised of popularly elected Governors who implement national projects and initiatives at the chapter level and represent member concerns at the national level.

There is also a directory of Governors-elect.

Board of Governors
 
Chair, Board of Governors
Darilyn V. Moyer, MD, FACP
Temple University School of Medicine
Philadelphia, PA
Darilyn V. Moyer, MD, FACP
   
Chair-elect, Board of Governors
Andrew Dunn, MD, SFHM, FACP
Mount Sinai School of Medicine
New York, NY
Andrew Dunn, MD, SFHM, FACP
   
Alabama
W.J. Many, Jr., MD, FACP
University of Alabama School of Medicine
Montgomery, AL
W.J. Many, Jr., MD, FACP
   
Alaska
Molly B. Southworth, MD, MPH, FACE, FACP
Alaska Native Medical Center
Anchorage, AK
Molly B. Southworth, MD, MPH, FACE, FACP
   
Arizona
James V. Felicetta, MD, FACP
University of Arizona College of Medicine-Phoenix
Phoenix, AZ
James V. Felicetta, MD, FACP
   
Arkansas
S. Clark Fincher, MD, FACP
Searcy Medical Center
Searcy, AR
S. Clark Fincher, MD, FACP
   
Northern California
Gordon L. Fung, MD, PhD, FACC, FASH, FACP
UCSF School of Medicine
San Francisco, CA
Gordon L. Fung, MD, PhD, FACC, FASH, FACP
   
Southern California Region I
Soma Wali, MD, FACP
Olive View-UCLA Medical Center
Sylmar, CA
Soma Wali, MD, FACP
   
Southern California Region II
Debra L. Stottlemyer, MD, MBA, FACP
Loma Linda University
Loma Linda, CA
Debra L. Stottlemyer, MD, MBA, FACP
   
Southern California Region III
Howard V. Williams, MD, FACP
Hillcrest Internal Medicine
San Diego, CA
Howard V. Williams, MD, FACP
   
Colorado
Christina Reimer, MD, FACP
Poudre Valley Internists, Colorado Health Medical Group
Fort Collins, CO
Christina Reimer, MD, FACP
   
Connecticut
Robert (Rob) J. Nardino, MD, FACP
Yale-New Haven Hospital (Saint Raphael)
New Haven, CT
Robert (Rob) J. Nardino, MD, FACP
   
Delaware
R. Bradley Slease, MD, FACP
Delaware Clinical & Laboratory Physicians, PA
Newark, DE
R. Bradley Slease, MD, FACP
   
District of Columbia
Alice Lawrenz Fuisz, MD, FACP
Washington Internists Group, L.L.C.
Washington, DC
Alice Lawrenz Fuisz, MD, FACP
   
Florida
John G. Langdon, MD, FACP
New Wave Biosciences
Winter Park, FL
John G. Langdon, MD, FACP
   
Florida
Michelle L. Rossi, MD, FACP
VA Medical Center
Gainesville, FL
Michelle L. Rossi, MD, FAC
   
Georgia
Jacqueline Winfield Fincher, MD, MACP
McDuffie Medical Associates
Thomson, GA
Jacqueline Winfield Fincher, MD, MACP
   
Hawaii
Mary Ann S. Antonelli, MD, FACP
VA Pacific Islands Health Care System
Honolulu, HI
Mary Ann S. Antonelli, MD, FACP
   
Idaho
Banu Erhan Symington, MD, FACP
St. Lukes Regional Medical Center
Twin Falls, ID
Banu Erhan Symington, MD, FACP
   
Illinois Downstate
Janet A. Jokela, MD, MPH, FIDSA, FACP
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Urbana, IL
Janet A. Jokela, MD, MPH, FIDSA, FACP
   
Illinois Northern
Marie T. Brown, MD, FACP
Rush University Medical Center
Oak Park, IL
Marie T. Brown, MD, FACP
   
Indiana
J. Matthew Neal, MD, MBA, CPE, FACE, FACP
Indiana University Health Ball Memorial Hospital
Muncie, IN
J. Matthew Neal, MD, MBA, CPE, FACE, FACP
   
Iowa
Mark W. Purtle, MD, FACP
Iowa Health Des Moines
Des Moines, IA
Mark W. Purtle, MD, FACP
   
Kansas
Susan (Sue) K. Pingleton, MD, Master FCCP, FACP
University of Kansas Medical Center
Kansas City, KS
Susan (Sue) K. Pingleton, MD, Master FCCP, FACP
   
Kentucky
Phillip F. Bressoud, MD, FACP
Campus Health Services
Louisville, KY
Phillip F. Bressoud, MD, FACP
   
Louisiana
William E. Davis, MD, FACP
Ochsner Health System
New Orleans, LA
William E. Davis, MD, FACP
   
Maine
John E. Erickson, MD, FACP
Maine Medical Center
Portland, ME
John E. Erickson, MD, FACP
   
Maryland
Stephen D. Sisson, MD, FACP
The Johns Hopkins Hospital
Baltimore, MD
Stephen D. Sisson, MD, FACP
   
Massachusetts
George M. Abraham, MD, MPH, FACP
University of Massachusetts Medical School
Worcester, MA
George M. Abraham, MD, MPH, FACP
   
Michigan
Louis D. Saravolatz, MD, MACP
St. John Hospital and Medical Center
Grosse Pointe Woods, MI
Louis D. Saravolatz, MD, MACP
   
Minnesota
Heather E. Gantzer, MD, FACP
Park Nicollet Clinic
St. Louis Park, MN
Heather E. Gantzer, MD, FACP
   
Mississippi
Dan Woodliff, MD, FACP
University of Mississippi Medical Center
Jackson, MS
Dan Woodliff, MD, FACP
   
Missouri
Alan D. Forker, MD, MACP
University of Missouri Kansas City School of Medicine
Kansas City, MO
Alan D. Forker, MD, MACP
   
Montana
Jay L. Larson, MD, FACP
South Hills Internal Medicine
Helena, MT
Jay L. Larson, MD, FACP
   
Nebraska
William A. Shiffermiller, MD, FACP
Nebraska Methodist Hospital
Omaha, NE
William A. Shiffermiller, MD, FACP
   
Nevada
Warren H. Evins, MD, PhD, FACP
Touro University-Nevada, College of Osteopathic Medicine
Henderson, NV
Warren H. Evins, MD, PhD, FACP
   
New Hampshire
Peter F. Walkley, MD, FACP
LRGHealthcare
Laconia, NH
Peter F. Walkley, MD, FACP
   
New Jersey Northern
Beth R. Nalitt, MD, FACP
Barnabus Health
Millburn, NJ
Beth R. Nalitt, MD, FACP
   
New Jersey Southern
Steven R. Peskin, MD, MBA, FACP
Rutgers-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
New Brunswick, NJ
Steven R. Peskin, MD, MBA, FACP
   
New Mexico
Eileen Barrett, MD, MPH, FACP
Gallup Indian Medical Group
Gallup, NM
Eileen Barrett, MD, MPH, FACP
   
New York Brooklyn/Queens/Staten Island
Donna P. Seminara, MD, FACP Island Internist PC
Staten Island, NY
Donna P. Seminara, MD, FACP
   
New York Hudson Valley
Douglas M. DeLong, MD, FACP
Columbia University
Cooperstown, NY
Douglas M. DeLong, MD, FACP
   
New York Long Island
Nick Fitterman, MD, SFHM, FACP
North Shore Long Island Jewish Health System
Westbury, NY
Nick Fitterman, MD, SFHM, FACP
   
New York Manhattan/Bronx
Chair-elect, Board of Governors
Andrew Dunn, MD, SFHM, FACP
Mount Sinai School of Medicine
New York, NY
Andrew Dunn, MD, FACP, FHM
   
New York Upstate
Lynn M. Cleary, MD, FACP
Upstate Medical University
Syracuse, NY
Lynn M. Cleary, MD, FACP
   
North Carolina
Byron Jay Hoffman, Jr., MD, MBA, FACP
University of North Carolina
Siler City, NC
Byron Jay Hoffman, Jr., MD, MBA, FACP
   
North Dakota
Julie A. Blehm, MD, FACP
Sanford Health System
Fargo, ND
Julie A. Blehm, MD, FACP
   
Ohio
Gregory W. Rouan, MD, FACP
University of Cincinnati College of Medicine
Cincinnati, OH
Gregory W. Rouan, MD, FACP
   
Oklahoma
James H. Baker, MD, FACP
Care ATC
Muskogee, OK
James H. Baker, MD, FACP
   
Oregon
Thomas G. Cooney, MD, MACP
Oregon Health & Science University
Portland, OR
Thomas G. Cooney, MD, MACP
   
Pennsylvania Eastern
Daniel B. Kimball, Jr., MD, FACP
Wyomissing, PA
Daniel B. Kimball, Jr., MD, FACP
   
Pennsylvania Southeastern
Gregory C. Kane, MD, FACP
Jefferson Medical College
Philadelphia, PA
Gregory C. Kane, MD, FACP
   
Pennsylvania Western
G. Alan Yeasted, MD, FACP
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
Pittsburgh, PA
G. Alan Yeasted, MD, FACP
   
Puerto Rico
José Lozada-Costas, MD, FACP
University of Puerto Rico School of Medicine
San Juan, Puerto Rico
José Lozada-Costas
   
Rhode Island
Thomas A. Bledsoe, MD, FACP
Alpert Medical School of Brown University
Providence, RI
Thomas A. Bledsoe, MD, FACP
   
South Carolina
Patricia E. Sadler, MD, FACP
Hospice of Laurens County, Inc.
Clinton, SC
Patricia E. Sadler, MD, FACP
   
South Dakota
Thomas M. Braithwaite, MD, FACP
Sanford Health
Sioux Falls, SD
Thomas M. Braithwaite, MD, FACP
   
Tennessee
Richard G. Lane, MD, FACP
Vanderbilt Health - Williamson
Franklin, TN
Richard G. Lane, MD, FACP
   
Texas Northern
Sue S. Bornstein, MD, FACP
Texas Medical Home Initiative
Dallas, TX
Sue S. Bornstein, MD, FACP
   
Texas Southern
Robert E. Jackson, MD, FACP
Weill Cornell Medical College
Houston, TX
Robert E. Jackson, MD, FACP
   
Utah
Robert C. Pendleton, MD, FACP
University of Utah Healthcare
Salt Lake City, UT
Robert C. Pendleton, MD, FACP
   
Vermont
Mark E. Pasanen, MD, FACP
University of Vermont College of Medicine
Burlington, VT
Mark E. Pasanen, MD, FACP
   
Virginia
Lisa L. Ellis, MD, FACP
Medical College of Virginia Physicians
Richmond, VA
Lisa L. Ellis, MD, FACP
   
Washington
Joyce E. Wipf, MD, FACP
University of Washington
Seattle, WA
Joyce E. Wipf, MD, FACP
   
West Virginia
Karen Clark, MD, FACP
Health Science Center South
Morgantown, WV
Karen Clark, MD, FACP
   
Wisconsin
Mark K. Belknap, MD, FACP
Essentia Health - Ashland Clinic
Ashland, WI
Mark K. Belknap, MD, FACP
   
Wyoming
James F. Bush, MD, FACP
Wyoming Department of Health
Cheyenne, WY
James F. Bush, MD, FACP
   
U.S. Government/Military Services
U.S. Air Force
William N. Hannah, Jr., MC, FACP
Brooke Army Medical Center
Fort Sam Houston, TX
William N. Hannah, Jr., MC, FACP
   
U.S. Army
Kent J. DeZee, MD, MPH, FACP
Uniformed Services University
Bethesda, MD
Kent J. DeZee, MD, MPH, FACP
   
U.S. Navy
CAPT Mark L. Dick, MD, FACP
Naval Health Branch Clinic Groton
Groton, CT
CAPT Mark L. Dick, MD, FACP
   
Ex Officio Members
Chair-elect, Council of Resident/Fellow Members
Morganna Freeman-Keller, DO
Moffitt Cancer Center, University of South Florida
Tampa, FL
Morganna Freeman-Keller, DO
   
Vice-chair, Council of Student Members
Laura Jordan, MS, MA, MLS
Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine, Bradenton Campus
Erie, PA
Laura Jordan, MS, MA, MLS
   
Chair-elect, Council of Early Career Physicians
Rebecca Andrews, MD, FACP
Farmingham, CT
Rebecca Andrews, MD, FACP
   
Vice-chair, Council of Subspecialities
M. Carol Greenlee, MD, FACP
Western Slope Endocrinology
Grand Junction, CO
M. Carol Greenlee, MD, FACP
   

International Governors

Canada
Alberta
Neil E. Gibson, MD, MSc, OMM, CD, DOHS, DTMH, FRCPC, FACP
University of Alberta
St. Albert, CANADA
Neil E. Gibson, MD,MSc,OMM, CD, DOHS, DTMH, FRCPC, FACP
   
Atlantic Provinces
R. Ford Bursey, MD, FACP
Memorial University
St. Johns, CANADA
R. Ford Bursey, MD, FACP
   
British Columbia
Graydon S. Meneilly, MD, FRCPC, FACP
The University of British Columbia
Vancouver, BC, CANADA
Graydon S. Meneilly, MD, FRCPC, FACP
   
Manitoba/Saskatchewan
John M. Embil, MD, FRCPC, FACP
University of Manitoba
Winnipeg, Manitoba, CANADA
John M. Embil, MD, FRCPC, FACP
   
Ontario
Ross D. Feldman, MD, FACP
University of Western Ontario
London, ON, CANADA
Ross D. Feldman, MD, FACP
   
Québec
Donald Echenberg, MD, FRCPC, FACP
University of Sherbrooke
Sherbrooke, Québec CANADA
Donald Echenberg, MD, FRCPC, FACP
   
Latin America
Brazil
Henrique Grunspun, MD, FACP
Hospital Israelita Albert Einstein
São Paulo, BRAZIL
Henrique Grunspun, MD, FACP
   
Central America
Arón Benzadón-Cohen, MD, FACP
University of Panama
Panama, Rep. De Panama
Aaron Benzadon-Cohen, MD, FACP
   
Chile
Guillermo Conte, MD, FACP
University of Chile Providencia-Santiago
Santiago, CHILE
Guillermo Conte, MD, FACP
   
Colombia
Roberto Esguerra MD, FACP
Universidad de los Andes
Bogotá, Colombia
Roberto Esguerra MD, FACP
   
Mexico
Martin Herrera-Cornejo, MD, MSc, MBA, FACP
Hospital Juárez de México, OPD
México, D.F., CP
Martin Herrera-Cornejo, MD, MSc, MBA, FACP
   
Venezuela
Aquiles Salas, MD, MPH, FACP
Hospital Universitario de Caracas
San Bernadino, Caracas Venezuela
Aquiles Salas, MD, MPH, FACP
   
Asia
Japan
Shotai Kobayashi, MD, PhD, MACP
Shimane University Hospital
Shimane, JAPAN
Shotai Kobayashi, MD, PhD, MACP
   
Southeast Asian
Oscar Ty Cabahug, MD, FPCP, FACP
UERM Medical Center
Quezon City, Philippines
Oscar Ty Cabahug, MD, FPCP, FACP
   
Middle East
Saudi Arabia
Khalid A. Qushmaq, MD, MHA, FACP
King Saud Bin Abdul Aziz University for Health Sciences
Riyadh, SAUDI ARABIA
Khalid A. Qushmaq, MD, MHA, FACPP
   

Page updated: 04-15-14

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