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Board of Directors

2019 BOD
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George J. Hruza, MD, MBA, FAAD, President

Jane M. Grant-Kels, MD, FAAD, Vice President

Bruce H. Thiers, MD, FAAD, President-elect

Susan C. Taylor, MD, FAAD, Vice President-elect

Suzanne M. Olbricht, MD, FAAD, Immediate past president

Marta J. Van Beek, MD, MPH, FAAD, Secretary-Treasurer

Daniel D. Bennett, MD, FAAD, Assistant Secretary-Treasurer

Board of Directors

Lawrence J. Green, MD, FAAD: 2023

Adelaide A. Hebert, MD, FAAD: 2023

Alexander Miller, MD, FAAD: 2023

Cyndi J. Yag-Howard, MD, FAAD: 2023

Diane S. Berson, MD, FAAD: 2022

Seemal R. Desai, MD, FAAD: 2022

Abby S. Van Voorhees, MD, FAAD: 2022

Valerie D. Callender, MD, FAAD: 2021

Patricia K. Farris, MD, FAAD: 2021

Robert S. Kirsner, MD, PhD, FAAD: 2021

Robert A. Weiss, MD, FAAD: 2021

Erin E. Boh, MD, PhD, FAAD: 2020

Kimberly J. Butterwick, MD, FAAD: 2020

Neil S. Sadick, MD, FAAD: 2020

Linda F. Stein Gold, MD, FAAD: 2020

Terrence A. Cronin Jr., MD, FAAD, AB Chair: 2020


Travis W. Blalock, MD, FAAD: 2021

Emily O. McLean, MD: 2020

Mauricio Goihman-Yahr, MD:2020

Incoming officers

Kenneth J. Tomecki, MD, FAAD, Incoming President-elect

Neal Bhatia, MD, FAAD, Incoming Vice President-elect

Incoming Board of Directors

Murad Alam, MD, MSCI, MBA, FAAD: 2024

Cheryl M. Burgess, MD, FAAD: 2024

Naomi Lawrence, MD, FAAD: 2024

Amy McMichael, MD, FAAD: 2024

Andrew H. Weinstein, MD, MPH, FAAD, Incoming AB Chair: 2024