2020 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:12/2020

Name:Maria Mendicino Aaron, MD Atlanta, GA Position:Secretary for Annual Meeting* Expires:12/2022

Name:Daniel J Briceland, MD Carefree, AZ Position:Senior Secretary for Advocacy* Expires:12/2020

Name:R V Paul Chan MD Chicago, IL Position:Secretary for Global Alliances Expires:12/2021

Name:David B Glasser, MD Ellicott City, MD Position:Secretary for Federal Affairs Expires:12/2020

Name:Ravi D Goel MD Cherry Hill, NJ Position:Senior Secretary for Ophthalmic Practice* Expires:12/2022

Name:Kurt Frederick Heitman, MD Greenville, SC Position:Secretary for State Affairs Expires:12/2020

Name:Jeffrey D Henderer, MD Philadelphia, PA Position:Secretary for Curriculum Development Expires:12/2020

Name:Henry D Jampel MD MHS Baltimore, MD Position:Editor-in-Chief, Ophthalmology Glaucoma Expires:12/2020

Name:Rahul Khurana, MD Mountain View, CA Position:Editor-in-Chief, The ONE Network Expires:12/2020

Name:Stephen D McLeod, MD San Francisco, CA Position:Editor, Ophthalmology* Expires:12/2020

Name:Robert F Melendez, MD, MBA Rio Rancho, NM Position:Secretary for Online Education Expires:12/2020

Name:Aaron M Miller, MD, MBA Spring, TX Position:Secretary for Member Services Expires:12/2021

Name:Timothy W Olsen, MD Rochester, MN Position:Secretary for Quality of Care Expires:12/2022

Name:Christopher J Rapuano, MD Philadelphia, PA Position:Senior Secretary for Clinical Education* Expires:12/2021

Name:Michael X Repka, MD, MBA Baltimore, MD Position:AAO Medical Director for Governmental Affairs Expires:12/2020

Name:Andrew P Schachat, MD Cleveland, OH Position:Editor-in-Chief, Ophthalmology Retina Expires:12/2020

Name:Dianna L Seldomridge, MD, MBA Winston Salem, NC Position:Secretary for Communications Expires:12/2020

Name:J. Timothy Stout, MD, PHD, MBA Houston, TX Position:Secretary for Lifelong Learning and Assessment Expires:12/2021

Name:Ruth D Williams, MD Wheaton, IL Position:Editor-in-Chief, EyeNet Expires:12/2020