Executive Committee of the Board of Governors


The Executive Committee of the Board of Governors shall act as a liaison between the Board of Governors and the Board of Regents, and as a steering committee for the Board of Governors. The link between Governors and the Executive Committee is maintained by class representatives, who are responsible for transmitting information from their constituents to the Executive Committee and from the Executive Committee back to the Governors.

Responsibilities include:

Developing or reviewing recommendations on all plans that require input, implementation or follow-up by Governors.

Mobilizing Governors to participate in national and local activities supporting College priorities.

Overseeing the resolutions process and carrying out specific duties as stipulated in the ACP Board of Governors Resolutions Process.

Transmitting recommendations of the Board of Governors to the Board of Regents as needed.

Planning the Board of Governors spring meeting and fall conference.

Overseeing the chapter dues process and the establishment of chapter dues rates.

Recommending two candidates, from among the third year Governors who have expressed an interest to run for nomination for Chair-elect of the Board of Governors, who, if elected by the Governance Committee, stand for election by the Board of Governors.

Overseeing and providing guidance to Local Nominating Committees on the candidate selection process for Governor-elect elections in their respective jurisdictions.

Acting as a resource in developing guidelines for election procedures for electing Governors-elect.

Composition (7)

Chair, who shall be the Chair, Board of Governors; Vice-Chair, who shall be the Chair-elect, Board of Governors; one representative elected from each of the four classes of Governors; and the Chair, Chapters Subcommittee.

Note: The Chair of the Chapters Subcommittee is appointed through the Board of Regents approved committee and council appointment process.


Chair, Chair-elect, and class representatives shall serve in those positions for one year.

2024-25 Members

Angela C. Johnson, MD, FACP (Chair, Board of Governors)
Section Chief of Medicine, Professor of Clinical Medicine
LSU Medical Education and Innovation Center
Baton Rouge, LA
Specialty: Internal Medicine

Roger S. Khetan, MD, FACP (Chair-elect, Board of Governors)
Signature Medicine
Baylor University Medical Center
Dallas, Texas
Specialty: Internal Medicine

Ann M. Maguire, MD, MPH, FACP (Chair, Chapters Subcommittee)
Associate Professor, Department of Medicine, Division of General Internal Medicine
Medical College of Wisconsin
Brookfield, WI
Specialty: Internal Medicine

Class Representatives

Tammy L. Lin, MD, MPH, FACP (Class of 2025)
Private Practice
Voluntary Assistant Clinical Professor, Department of Medicine
University of California, San Diego, Health Sciences
Rancho Santa Fe, CA
Specialty: Internal Medicine

Sarah E. Hartley, MD, FACP, Vice Chair (Class of 2026)
Clinical Associate Professor
University of Michigan
Superior Township, MI
Specialty: Hospital Medicine

Keyur Vyas, MD, FACP (Class of 2027)
Associate Professor of Medicine, Internal Medicine Division of Infectious Diseases
University of Arkansas Medical Sciences
Little Rock, AR
Specialties: Internal Medicine, Infectious Diseases

Lauren E. Nelson, MD, FACP (Class of 2028)
Staff Physician, Department of Internal Medicine
Boys Town National Research Hospital
Omaha, NE
Specialty: Internal Medicine

Staff Liaison: Joanne Ey jey@acponline.org

To contact any of these individuals, please consult the Member Directory (members only) or request assistance from acpgovernance@acponline.org.