ASA Board of Directors - American Society of Anesthesiologists (ASA)

The Board of Directors (BOD) is composed of one director and an alternate director from each of the 56 component societies, the 12 officers, the editor-in-chief for the journal Anesthesiology®, chairs of all sections, the chair of the delegation to the AMA, and ASA past presidents. The BOD directs publication and distribution of all official documents, journals and reports mandated by the House of Delegates (HOD). It establishes and oversees the ASA's reserve funds and executes duties specified in the bylaws. It also exercises full powers of the HOD in the interim between HOD meetings and reports its activities to the House for ratification at that body's annual sessions.

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By Component/Society:

 

Academic
Medical Student Component
Resident Component
USSA
Past Presidents

Alabama

Michael GosneyDirector
Alabama State Society of Anesthesiologists

Michael C. Gosney, M.D.
Muscle Shoals, AL

 

No Image FemaleAlternate Director
Alabama State Society of Anesthesiologists

Jennifer R. Dollar, M.D.
Birmingham, AL

 

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Alaska

No Image MaleDirector
Alaska Society of Anesthesiologists

Steven Sivils, D.O.
Anchorage, AK

 

No Image MaleAlternate Director
Alaska Society of Anesthesiologists

(vacant)

 

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Arizona

Jeff MuellerDirector
Arizona Society of Anesthesiologists

Jeff Mueller, M.D.
Scottsdale, AZ

 

Brian CammarataAlternate Director
Arizona Society of Anesthesiologists

Brian J. Cammarata, M.D.
Tucson, AZ

 

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Arkansas

Danny WilkersonDirector
Arkansas Society of Anesthesiologists

Danny Wilkerson, M.D., FASA
Little Rock, AR

 

No Image FemaleAlternate Director
Arkansas Society of Anesthesiologists

J. Grady Crosland, M.D.
Little Rock, AR

 

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California

Linda MasonASA President Elect
Linda J. Mason, M.D., FASA
Redlands, CA

 

Michael ChampeauASA Treasurer
California Society of Anesthesiologists

Michael W. Champeau, M.D., FASA
Palo Alto, CA

 

Stanley SteadASA Vice President for Professional Affairs
California Society of Anesthesiologists

Stanley W. Stead, M.D., M.B.A., FASA
Encino, CA

 

Neal CohenChair, Section on Professional Practice
Neal H. Cohen, M.D., M.P.H., M.S.
San Francisco, CA

 

Linda Hertzberg, M.D. Director
California Society of Anesthesiologists

Linda Hertzberg, M.D., FASA
Fresno, CA

 

No Image MaleAlternate Director
California Society of Anesthesiologists

Johnathan L. Pregler, M.D., FASA
Los Angeles, CA

 

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Colorado

Randall ClarkChair, ASA Section on Professional Standards
Director
Colorado Society of Anesthesiologists

Randall M. Clark, M.D., FASA
Denver, CO

 

No Image MaleAlternate Director
Colorado Society of Anesthesiologists
Daniel Janik, M.D.
Aurora, CO

 

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Connecticut

Kenneth StoneDirector
Connecticut State Society of Anesthesiologists

Kenneth R. Stone, M.D.
Orange, CT

 

No Image MaleAlternate Director
Connecticut State Society of Anesthesiologists

John Satterfield, M.D., FASA
Southington, CT

 

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Delaware

Chris KittleDirector
Delaware Society of Anesthesiologists

Chris A. Kittle, M.D.
Wilmington, DE

 

No Image MaleAlternate Director
Delaware Society of Anesthesiologists

Tetsu Uejima, M.D.
Wilmington, DE

 

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District of Columbia

John DombrowskiASA Secretary
John F. Dombrowski, M.D., FASA
Washington, DC

 

Yewande JohnsonDirector
District of Columbia Society of Anesthesiologists

Yewande Johnson, M.D., FASA
Washington, DC

 

No Image Male Alternate Director
District of Columbia Society of Anesthesiologists

Michael Brennan, M.D.
McLean, VA

 

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Florida

David VarlottaDirector
Florida Society of Anesthesiologists

David Varlotta, D.O.
Tampa, FL

 

Jeffrey JacobsAlternate Director and Secretary
Florida Society of Anesthesiologists

Jeffrey S. Jacobs, M.D., FASA
Davie, FL

 

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Georgia

Howard OdomDirector
Georgia Society of Anesthesiologists

Howard Odom, M.D.
Canton, GA

 

No Image MaleAlternate Director
Georgia Society of Anesthesiologists

Timothy N. Beeson, M.D.
Martinez, GA

 

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Hawaii

No Image FemaleDirector
Hawaii Society of Anesthesiologists

Lilian Kanai, M.D., M.B.A., FASA
Honolulu, HI

 

William MontgomeryAlternate Director
Hawaii Society of Anesthesiologists

William Montgomery, M.D.
Honolulu, HI

 

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Idaho

No Image MaleDirector
Idaho Society of Anesthesiologists

R. Scott Herd, M.D.
Boise, ID

 

No Image MaleAlternate Director
Idaho Society of Anesthesiologists

Blake Pedersen, D.O.
Twin Falls, ID

 

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Illinois

Joseph SzokolChair, Section on Professional Standards
Director
Illinois Society of Anesthesiologists

Joseph W. Szokol, M.D., FASA
Winnetka, IL

 

Asokumar BuvanendranAlternate Director
Illinois Society of Anesthesiologists

Asokumar Buvanendran, M.D.
Hinsdale, IL

 

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Indiana

Gerard CostelloDirector
Indiana Society of Anesthesiologists

Gerard T. Costello, M.D.
Muncie, IN

 

Robert BrandtAlternate Director
Indiana Society of Anesthesiologists

Robert W. Brandt, M.D.
Carmel, IN

 

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Iowa

Joseph CassadyDirector
Iowa Society of Anesthesiologists

Joseph F. Cassady, Jr., M.D., FACA
Des Moines, IA

 

No Image MaleAlternate Director
Iowa Society of Anesthesiologists

Patrick H. Allaire, M.D.
Cambridge, IA

 

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Kansas

James KindscherDirector
Kansas State Society of Anesthesiologists

James D. Kindscher, M.D.
Overland Park, KS

 

Jay NachtigalAlternate Director
Kansas State Society of Anesthesiologists

John Nachtigal, M.D.
Kansas City, KS

 

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Kentucky

Anjum BuxDirector
Kentucky Society of Anesthesiologists

Anjum Bux, M.D.
Danville, KY

 

Kevin W. Hatton, M.D.Alternate Director
Kentucky Society of Anesthesiologists

Kevin W. Hatton, M.D.
Lexington, KY

 

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Louisiana

Kraig de LanzacDirector
Louisiana Society of Anesthesiologists

Kraig S. de Lanzac, M.D., FASA
Metairie, LA

 

David BroussardAlternate Director
Louisiana Society of Anesthesiologists

David Broussard, M.D., M.B.A.
New Orleans, LA

 

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Maine

No Image MaleDirector
Maine Society of Anesthesiologists

Daniel Campos, III, M.D., M.P.H., FASA
Cumb Foreside, ME

 

No Image MaleAlternate Director
Maine Society of Anesthesiologists

Allen J. Hayman, M.D.
Falmouth, ME

 

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Maryland

ThomsenDirector
Maryland Society of Anesthesiologists

Robert Thomsen, M.D., FASA
Baltimore, MD

 

No Image Male Alternate Director
Maryland Society of Anesthesiologists

Ramani Peruvemba M.D.
McLean, VA

 

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Massachusetts

Beverly PhilipASA Vice President for Scientific Affairs
Beverly K. Philip, M.D., FASA
Boston, MA

 

David HepnerDirector
Massachusetts Society of Anesthesiologists

David L. Hepner, M.D.
Boston, MA

 

Selina LongAlternate Director
Massachusetts Society of Anesthesiologists

Selina A. Long, M.D., FASA
Walpole, MA

 

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Michigan

James GrantASA President
James D. Grant, M.D., FASA
Bloomfield Hills, MI

 

Kenneth ElmassianASA Assistant Secretary
Michigan Society of Anesthesiologists

Kenneth Elmassian, D.O., FASA
East Lansing, MI

 

No Image MaleDirector
Michigan Society of Anesthesiologists

John E. Lagorio, M.D.
Norton Shores, MI

 

Michael Lewis

 Alternate Director
Michigan Society of Anesthesiologists

Michael Lewis, M.D., FASA
Detroit, MI

 

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Minnesota

Mark WarnerChair, Section on Publications and ASA Past President
Mark Warner, M.D.
Rochester, MN

 

James HeblDirector
Minnesota Society of Anesthesiologists

James R. Hebl, M.D.
Rochester, MN

 

David MartinChair, Section on Education and Research
Alternate Director
Minnesota Society of Anesthesiologists

David Martin, M.D., Ph.D., FASA
Rochester, MN

 

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Mississippi

Claude BrunsonDirector
Mississippi Society of Anesthesiologists

Claude Brunson, M.D.
Jackson, MS

 

Candace KellerAlternate Director
Mississippi Society of Anesthesiologists

Candace E. Keller, M.D., M.P.H.
Jackson, MS

 

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Missouri

Evan D. Kharasch, M.D., Ph.D.Editor-in-Chief, Journals
Evan D. Kharasch, M.D., Ph.D.
Saint Louis, MO

 

Donald ArnoldDirector
Missouri Society of Anesthesiologists

Donald E. Arnold, M.D., FASA
St. Louis, MO

 

James KellyAlternate Director
Missouri Society of Anesthesiologists

James B. Kelly, Jr., M.D.
Kansas City, MO

 

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Montana

Brian HarringtonDirector
Montana Society of Anesthesiologists

Brian E. Harrington, M.D.
Billings, MT

 

Andrew SchmittAlternate Director
Montana Society of Anesthesiologists

Andrew Schmitt, M.D.
Billings, MT

 

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Nebraska

Elizabeth LauDirector
Nebraska Society of Anesthesiologists

Elizabeth Lau, M.D.
Lincoln, NE

 

No Image FemaleAlternate Director
Nebraska Society of Anesthesiologists

Mohanad Shukry, M.D., Ph.D.
Omaha, NE

 

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Nevada

Brett WinthropDirector
Nevada State Society of Anesthesiologists

Brett E. Winthrop, M.D.
Reno, NV

 

No Image MaleAlternate Director
Nevada State Society of Anesthesiologists

Nariman Rahimzadeh, M.D.
Reno, NV

 

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New Hampshire

Steven HattamerChair, Delegation to AMA
Director
New Hampshire Society of Anesthesiologists

Steven Hattamer, M.D., FASA
Nashua, NH

 

Sean HuntAlternate Director
New Hampshire Society of Anesthesiologists

Sean Hunt, M.D., FACA
Greenland, NH

 

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New Jersey

Patricia BrowneDirector
New Jersey State Society of Anesthesiologists

Patricia M. Browne, M.D.
Shamong, NJ

 

No Image MaleAlternate Director
New Jersey State Society of Anesthesiologists

Peter Goldzweig, D.O.
Ridgewood, NJ

 

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New Mexico

Director
New Mexico Society of Anesthesiologists

David Siegel, M.D.
Albuquerque, NM

 

No Image FemaleAlternate Director
New Mexico Society of Anesthesiologists

Ruth E. Burstrom, M.D.
Albuquerque, NM

 

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New York

David WlodyDirector
New York State Society of Anesthesiologists

David J. Wlody, M.D., FASA
New York, NY

 

No Image Male Alternate Director
New York State Society of Anesthesiologists

Michael Simon, M.D., M.B.A., FASA
Wappingers Falls, NY

 

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North Carolina

Director
North Carolina Society of Anesthesiologists

Robert Rieker, Jr., M.D.
Raleigh, NC

 

No Image MaleAlternate Director
North Carolina Society of Anesthesiologists

(Vacant)

 

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North Dakota

Vijay GabaDirector
North Dakota Society of Anesthesiologists

Vijay K. Gaba, M.D., FASA
Fargo, ND

 

No Image MaleAlternate Director
North Dakota Society of Anesthesiologists

(Vacant)

 

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Ohio

Ronald HarterSpeaker
ASA House of Delegates

Ronald L. Harter, M.D., FASA
Dublin, OH

 

Alan MarcoDirector
Ohio Society of Anesthesiologists

Alan P. Marco, M.D.
Toledo, OH

 

Joshua LumbleyAlternate Director
Ohio Society of Anesthesiologists

Joshua L. Lumbley, M.D.
Columbus, OH

 

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Oklahoma

Jay CunninghamDirector
Oklahoma Society of Anesthesiologists

Jay D. Cunningham, D.O.
Edmond, OK

 

Christopher EmersonAlternate Director
Oklahoma Society of Anesthesiologists

Christopher D. Emerson, M.D.
Jenks, OK

 

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Oregon

Mark GilbertDirector
Oregon Society of Anesthesiologists

Mark A. Gilbert, M.D.
West Linn, OR

 

No Image MaleAlternate Director
Oregon Society of Anesthesiologists

Christopher E. Swide, M.D., M.S.
Portland, OR

 

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Pennsylvania

Erin SullivanDirector
Pennsylvania Society of Anesthesiologists

Erin Sullivan, M.D., FASA
Pittsburgh, PA

 

Joseph AnswineAlternate Director
Pennsylvania Society of Anesthesiologists

Joseph F. Answine, M.D., FASA
Elizabethtown, PA

 

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Puerto Rico

No Image MaleDirector
Puerto Rico Society of Anesthesiologists

Ricardo Domingo Galan, M.D.
Dorado, PR

 

No Image FemaleAlternate Director
Puerto Rico Society of Anesthesiologists

(Vacant)

 

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Rhode Island

Brett ArronDirector
Rhode Island Society of Anesthesiologists

Brett L. Arron, M.D.
Wakefield, RI

 

Fred RotenbertAlternate Director
Rhode Island Society of Anesthesiologists

Fred A. Rotenberg, M.D.
Providence, RI

 

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South Carolina

No Image Available Director
South Carolina Society of Anesthesiologists

Jennifer Root, M.D., FASA
West Columbia, SC

 

No Image Male Alternate Director
South Carolina Society of Anesthesiologists

Steven Samoya, M.D., FASA
Greenville, SC

 

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South Dakota

No Image availableDirector
South Dakota Society of Anesthesiologists

Loc T. Nguyen, M.D.
Sioux Falls, SD

 

No Image Available Alternate Director
South Dakota Society of Anesthesiologists

Brent Thurness, M.D.
Rapid City, SD

 

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Tennessee

James WestDirector
Tennessee Society of Anesthesiologists

James M. West, M.D., FASA
Memphis, TN

 

No image available Alternate Director
Tennessee Society of Anesthesiologists

Christopher E. Young, M.D.
Signal Mountain, TN

 

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Texas

Mary Dale PetersonASA First Vice President
Mary Dale Peterson, M.D., FASA
Corpus Christi, TX

 

Jeffrey PlagenhoefASA Immediate Past President
Jeffrey S. Plagenhoef, M.D., FASA
Waco, TX

 

Patrick GiamVice Speaker, House of Delegates
Patrick Giam, M.D., FASA
Houston, TX

 

Scott KerchevilleDirector
Texas Society of Anesthesiologists

Scott Kercheville, M.D., FASA
San Antonio, TX

 

No Image Male ​Alternate Director
Texas Society of Anesthesiologists
​Crystal Wright, M.D.
Houston, TX

 

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Utah

Michael CahalanDirector
Utah Society of Anesthesiologists

Michael Cahalan, M.D.
Salt Lake City, UT

 

No Image Available Alternate Director
Utah Society of Anesthesiologists

Russell Petersen, M.D.
Salt Lake City, UT

 

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Vermont

Francisco GrinbergDirector
Vermont Society of Anesthesiologists

Francisco Grinberg, M.D., FASA
South Burlington, VT

 

No Image MaleAlternate Director
Vermont Society of Anesthesiologists

Timothy Dominick, M.D.
Burlington, VT

 

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Virginia

Maxine LeeDirector
Virginia Society of Anesthesiologists

Maxine M. Lee, M.D., M.B.A., FASA
Roanoke, VA

 

No Image Available

Alternate Director
Virginia Society of Anesthesiologists

Emil Engels, M.D., M.B.A., CPC, FASA
Oakton, VA

 

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Washington

Peter DunbarDirector
Washington State Society of Anesthesiologists

Peter Dunbar, M.B., Ch.B., M.B.A.
Mercer Island, WA

 

Mark FlaneryAlternate Director
Washington State Society of Anesthesiologists

Mark F. Flanery, M.D.
Auburn, WA

 

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West Virginia

Robert JohnstoneDirector
West Virginia State Society of Anesthesiologists

Robert E. Johnstone, M.D.
Morgantown, WV

 

Paul SkaffAlternate Director
West Virginia State Society of Anesthesiologists

Paul A. Skaff, M.D.
Charleston, WV

 

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Wisconsin

James MesrobianDirector
Wisconsin Society of Anesthesiologists

James R. Mesrobian, M.D., FASA
Whitefish Bay, WI

 

Lois ConnollyAlternate Director
Wisconsin Society of Anesthesiologists

Lois A. Connolly, M.D., FASA
Waukesha, WI

 

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Wyoming

Mary WeberDirector
Wyoming Society of Anesthesiologists

Mary B. Weber, M.D.
Casper, WY

 

No Image AvailableAlternate Director
Wyoming Society of Anesthesiologists

John Leroy Mansell, M.D.
Gillette, WY

 

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Academic Anesthesiology

Jeffrey KirschDirector
Jeffrey R. Kirsch, M.D., FASA
Portland, OR

 

No Image Available Alternate Director
Michael Lewis, M.D., FASA
Detroit, MI

 

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Medical Student Component

No Image Available Director
Esi Dickson
Portland, OR

 

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Resident Component

No Image MaleDirector
Chad Greene, D.O.
Nashville, TN

 

No Image MaleAlternate Director
Calvin Gruss, M.D.
Nashville, TN

 

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Uniformed Services Society of Anesthesiologists (USSA)

John RotruckDirector
John R. Rotruck, M.D., FASA
Gaithersburg, MD

 

No Image Available Alternate Director
Geoffrey Wilson, M.D.
Potomac, MD

 

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