2018 Committee of Secretaries

The Committee of Secretaries is directly involved in the development and management of program activities and services. This committee plays an important role in program planning, providing recommendations to the board on the relative priority of major programs within the Academy.

*Members of the Board of Trustees.

Name:David W Parke II MD San Francisco, CA Position:Chief Executive Officer Expires:12/2018

Name:Maria M Aaron MD Atlanta, GA Position:Secretary for Annual Meeting Expires:12/2019

Name:Richard L Abbott MD San Francisco, CA Position:Secretary for Global Alliances Expires:12/2018

Name:Daniel J Briceland MD Carefree, AZ Position:Senior Secretary for Advocacy Expires:12/2018

Name:Louis B Cantor MD Indianapolis, IN Position:Senior Secretary for Clinical Education Expires:12/2018

Name:Brad H Feldman MD Philadelphia, PA Position:Secretary for Member Services Expires:12/2019

Name:David B Glasser MD Columbia, MD Position:Secretary for Federal Affairs Expires:12/2018

Name:Kurt Frederick Heitman, MD Greenville, SC Position:Secretary for State Affairs Expires:12/2018

Name:Jeffrey D Henderer MD Philadelphia, PA Position:Secretary for Curriculum Development Expires:12/2018

Name:Rahul Khurana MD Mountain View, CA Position:Editor-in-Chief, ONE Network Expires:12/2018

Name:Stephen D McLeod MD San Francisco, CA Position:Editor, OPHTHALMOLOGY Expires:12/2018

Name:Robert F Melendez, MD MBA Albuquerque, NM Position:Secretary for Online Education Expires:12/2018

Name:Timothy W Olsen MD Rochester, MN Position:Secretary for Quality of Care Expires:12/2019

Name:Christopher J Rapuano MD Philadelphia, PA Position:Secretary for Lifelong Learning and Assessment Expires:12/2018

Name:Michael X Repka, MD MBA Baltimore, MD Position:AAO Medical Director for Governmental Affairs Expires:12/2018

Name:William L Rich III, MD, FACS Washington, DC Position:AAO Medical Director of Health Policy Expires:12/2018

Name:Andrew P Schachat MD Cleveland, OH Position:Editor-in-Chief, Ophthalmology Retina Expires:12/2018

Name:Dianna L Seldomridge MD MBA Winston Salem, NC Position:Secretary for Communications Expires:12/2018

Name:Robert E Wiggins, MD MHA Asheville, NC Position:Senior Secretary for Ophthalmic Practice Expires:12/2019

Name:Ruth D Williams MD Wheaton, IL Position:Chief Editor of EyeNet Expires:12/2018