Board of Trustees

The PA Foundation is governed by a Board of Trustees consisting of no fewer than six and no more than 20 members. Members in good standing of the American Academy of PAs (AAPA) as well as other individuals in the healthcare community who are advocates of the PA profession and committed to the mission and purpose of the PA Foundation are eligible to serve on the Board of Trustees.

Call for Nominations – Student Trustee (now closed)

The PA Foundation Committee on Nominations is seeking a PA student to serve as a student member of the Foundation Board of Trustees for the term beginning July 1, 2022, and ending June 30, 2024.

The PA Foundation’s mission is to empower PAs to improve health through philanthropy and service. The PA Foundation seeks potential candidates with a diverse range of professional and volunteer expertise. Candidate attributes can include but are not limited to:

  • Previous volunteer leadership experience
  • Enthusiasm for PA Foundation mission
  • Ability to network on behalf of the PA Foundation within PA student community
  • Willing to be highly engaged and active as Board member

NOTE: AAPA student membership is required.

For more information on eligibility and application requirements, view the nominee information guide.

Application deadline: January 5, 2022

2021-2022 Board of Trustees (term beginning July 1, 2021)

Jacqueline J. Spiegel, MS, PA-C, DFAAPA, CHSE
Peoria, AZ

Vice President
James E. Delaney, PA-C
Allen, TX

James Millward, DMSc, MPAS, PA-C
Indianapolis, IN

Leticia Bland, DHSc, MPAS, PA-C
San Antonio, TX

Emeritus Trustee
Carla C. Duryee
Overland Park, KS

Emeritus Trustee
Mary P. Ettari, MPH, PA
Stuart, FL

Emeritus Trustee
Kenneth P. Moritsugu, MD
Great Falls, VA

James Anderson, MPAS, PA-C
Seattle, WA

Angela Bricco, BS, MBA
Bethlehem, PA

Clifton D. Butler, MBA, MPAS, PA-C
Virginia Beach, VA

Cooper Couch, PA-C
Cañon City, CO

Catherine R. Judd, MS, PA-C, CAQ-Psychiatry
Desoto, TX

Lee Lynch
Alexandria, VA

Susan Salahshor, PhD, PA-C, DFAAPA
Ithaca, NY

Susan Symington, MPAS, PA-C, DFAAPA
Chandler, AZ

Student Trustee
Julia Josowitz, PA-S
Stanford, CA

Ex-officio Trustee
AAPA BOD Designee
Lauren Dobbs, MMS, PA-C
Fort Worth, TX

Ex-officio Trustee
Lisa M. Gables
Alexandria, VA

Ex-officio Trustee
Lynette Sappe-Watkins, CFRE
Executive Director

To contact a member of the Board of Trustees, please use our Contact Us form.