governance

AMDA is governed by a 13-member Board of Directors that is elected by a House of Delegates, with delegates from 43 state chapters. It carries out its work through nine standing national committees, with a wide variety of subcommittee and task forces, all supported by a headquarters staff located in Columbia, MD, near Washington, DC.

BOARD of DIRECTORS 2017-2018

EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE

    PRESIDENT
    Heidi K. White, MD, MHS, MEd, CMD
    (2017-2018)
    Durham, NC
   

 

 

    PRESIDENT-ELECT
    Cari R. Levy, MD,  PhD, CMD
    (2017-2018)
    Denver, CO
   

 

 

    VICE PRESIDENT
    Arif Nazir, MD, FACP, CMD, AGSF
    (2017-2018)
    Louisville, KY
   

 

 

    TREASURER
    Jeffrey N. Nichols, MD, CMD
    (2017-2019)
    New York, NY
   

 

 

    IMMEDIATE PAST PRESIDENT
    Susan M. Levy, MD, CMD, AGSF
    (2017-2018)
    Frankford, DE
   

 

 

    EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR
    Christopher E. Laxton, CAE
    Columbia, MD
   

 

 

BOARD of DIRECTORS 2017-2018 (cont.)

    SECRETARY
    David A. Nace, MD MPH, CMD
    (2016-2018)
    Wexford, PA
   

 

    CHAIR, HOUSE OF DELEGATES
    Suzanne M. Gillespie, MD, RD, CMD
    (2016-2018)
    Canandaigua, NY
   

 

STATE PRESIDENTS COUNCIL REPRESENTATIVES

    Mary P. Evans, MD, CMD
    (2016-2019)
    Charlottesville, VA
   

 

 

    Thomas S. Lehner, MD, CMD
    (2015-2018)
    Cleveland, OH
   

 

 

    Milta O. Little, DO, CMD
    (2017-2020)
    St. Louis, Missouri
   

 

BOARD REPRESENTATIVES- HOUSE OF DELEGATES

Michele Bellantoni, MD, CMD (2015-2018)    Michele Bellantoni, MD, CMD
    (2015-2018)
    Baltimore, MD
   

 

 

 

    Randi Ellen Berkowitz, MD, CMD
    (2017-2020)
    Boston, MA
   

 

 

    Wayne S. Saltsman, MD, MPH, CMD
    (2016-2019)
    Burlington, MA
   

 

 

Note: AMDA Past Presidents are Ex-officio members of the Board of Directors