Board of Directors


Gillian Bartlett-Esquilant, PhD

  • University of Missouri
  • Columbia, Missouri

Diane Harper, MD, MPH, MS

Vice President
  • University of Michigan
  • Ann Arbor, Michigan

Jack Westfall, MD, MPH

Immediate Past President
  • Robert Graham Center
  • Washington, DC

Richelle Koopman, MD, MS

Secretary Treasurer
  • University of Missouri
  • Columbia, Missouri

Vacant - To be determined

Chair, Awards Subcommittee (Subcommittee of Communications Committee)

Bijal Balasubramanian, PhD, MBBS

U.S. Co-Chair, Research Advocacy Committee
  • University of Texas School of Public Health
  • Dallas, Texas

Sabrina Wong, PhD, RN

CA Co-Chair, Research Advocacy Committee
  • UBC School of Nursing
  • Vancouver, British Columbia

Joseph LeMaster, MD, MPH

Chair, Committee on Advancing the Science of Family Medicine (CASFM)
  • University of Kansas School of Medicine
  • Kansas City, KS

Andy Pasternak, MD, MS

Chair, Community Clinician Advisory Group (CCAG)
  • University of Nevada School of Medicine
  • Reno, Nevada

Kelly Nottingham, MPFH

Chair, Communications Committee
  • Ohio University Heritage College of Osteopathic Medicine
  • Athens, Ohio

Andrew Bazemore, MD, MPH

Chair, Governance Committee
  • American Board of Family Medicine (ABFM)
  • Washington, DC

Tim olde Hartman, MD, PhD

Chair, International Committee
  • Radboud University Medical Centre
  • Nijmegen, Netherlands

Marty Player, MD, MSCR

Chair, Membership Committee
  • Medical University of South Carolina College of Medicine
  • Charleston, South Carolina

Hazel Tapp, PhD

Chair, Program Committee
  • Carolinas Medical Center FMR
  • Charlotte, North Carolina

Grant Russell, MD PhD, MBBS

Vice Chair, Program Committee
  • Monash University
  • Victoria, Australia

Ashley Chisholm, MSc

Chair, Trainee Committee
  • University of Ottawa
  • Ottawa, Ontario

James Wang

Vice Chair, Trainee Committee
  • St. Louis University School of Medicine
  • St. Louis, Missouri

Marshall Godwin, MD

College of Family Physicians of Canada (CFPC), Section of Researchers Representative
  • CFPC
  • St. John's, Newfoundland

Arturo Martinez Guijosa

Patient Representative (US)
  • Seattle, Washington

Kirk Mason, BSc, MDes Candidate

Patient Representative (Canada)
  • York, Ontario

Christina Hester, PhD, MPH

Gallery Member, National Research Network (NRN)
  • National Research Network
  • Leawood, KS

Dean Seehusen, MD, MPH

Gallery Member, Society of Teachers of Family Medicine
  • Medical College of Georgia at Augusta University
  • Evans, Georgia

Julie Sutter, MPA, MS, CAE

Executive Director
  • Leawood, Kansas

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