OFFICERS

President

Joanne-Baker-75high

Joanne K. Baker, DO, FAODME
Director of Osteopathic Medicine
Western Michigan University Homer Stryker MD School of Medicine

President Elect

Lisa-Nash-75high

Lisa R. Nash, DO, MS-HPEd, FAAFP
Sr. Associate Dean – GME
UNTHSC Texas College of Osteopathic Medicine

Treasurer

Thomas Mohr

Thomas Mohr, DO, MS FACOI
Assoc. Dean for Grad. Medical Education
Professor of Internal Medicine
San Antonio, TX

Secretary

Juan-Acosta-75high

Juan F. Acosta, DO, MS, FACOEP-D, FACEP
Associate Director—Emergency Department
Saint Catherine of Siena Medical Center

Immediate Past President

Lynn Mark

Lynn Mark, DO, MA, FACOFP
Director, Accreditation
NYCOMEC
Old Westbury, NY

2nd Past President

Robert Cain

Robert Cain, DO, FACOI
Director of Medical Education
Grandview Hospital and Medical Center
Dayton, OH

 

TRUSTEES and OPTI COUNCIL REPS

Region 1 Trustee (ME, NY, VT, NH, CT, MA, RI)

currently vacant

Shawn Cannon, DO, FACOI
Chief Academic Officer
Director of Medical Education
Southampton Hospital

Region 2 Trustee (PA, NJ, MD, DE, DC)

Daniel Lazowick

David Kuo, DO
Asssistant Dean for Graduate Medical Education
Director of Medical Education
Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine

Region 3 Trustee (OH, KY, TN, WV, VA)

Sandra Snyder

Sandra M. Snyder, DO
Program Director
Cleveland Clinic

Region 4 Trustee (MI, IN)

Jon Rohrer-75high

Jonathan Rohrer, PhD, DMin
Associate Dean — Statewide Campus System
Designated Institutional Official

Region 5 Trustee (NC, SC, MS, AL, GA, FL)

Patricia Myn Matto

Patricia Lyn Matto, DO, FACOFP, FAAFP
Dir. of Medical Education
Danville Regional Medical Center

Region 6 Trustee (ND, SD, NE, MN, IA, MO, IL, WI)

Kent Blanke

Kent J. Blanke, DO
Director of Medical Education
NE Regional Medical Ctr. and A.T. Still University
Kirksville, MO

Region 7 Trustee (KS, OK, AR, TX, LA)

Thomas Mohr

Thomas Mohr, DO, MS FACOI
Assoc. Dean for Grad. Medical Education
Professor of Internal Medicine
San Antonio, TX

Region 8 Trustee (NV, AZ, UT, CO, NM)

Teresa K. Braden

Teresa K. Braden, DO
Director of Medical Medicine
Parkview Medical Center
Pueblo, CO

Region 9 Trustee (CA, OR, WA, ID, MT, WY)

Juan-Acosta-75high

Juan F. Acosta, DO, MS, FACOEP-D, FACEP
Assistant Dean of Postgraduate Medical Education
Director of Clinical Rotations
Director of Medical Education
Yakima Regional Medical & Cardiac Center

OPTI Council Representative: Chair

Howard Shulman

Howard Shulman, DO, FACP, FACOI
Associate Dean, Dept. of Postdoctoral Education and Chair of the OGMEC Midwestern University Osteopathic Postdoctoral Training Institute
Arizona College of Osteopathic Medicine
Glendale, AZ

OPTI Council Representative: Co-Chair

Richard LaBaere

Richard LaBaere, II, DO, MPH, FAODME
Associate Dean for Postgraduate Training/OPTI Academic Officer
Kirksville College of Osteopathic Medicine
Kirksville, MO

OPTI Council Representative (East District)

Guy-DeFeo-75high

Guy A. DeFeo, DO
Associate Dean for Clinical Education,
UNE College of Osteopathic Medicine
Chief Academic Officer,
Northeast Osteopathic Medical Education Network

OPTI Council Representative (Valley District)

Dana-Shaffer-75high

Dana C. Shaffer, DO
Associate Dean of OGME
UPike-KYCOM
 

OPTI Council Representative (Midwest District)

Kerrie J. Jordan

Kerrie J. Jordan, MS, C-TAGME
Administrative Director
Graduate Medical Education
DIO, KCU-GME Consortium

OPTI Council Representative (West District)

Lisa-Nash-75high

Lisa R. Nash, DO, MS-HPEd, FAAFP
Sr. Associate Dean – GME
UNTHSC Texas College of Osteopathic Medicine