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.

2019 Call for Nominations

The PA Foundation Committee on Nominations is seeking individuals to serve as members of the Board of Trustees for the term beginning July 1, 2019, and ending June 30, 2022.

Nominees should have a diverse range of professional and volunteer expertise. PA candidates must be AAPA fellow members. Desired attributes can include but are not limited to:

  • Previous volunteer leadership experience, including service on non-profit boards
  • Enthusiasm for PA Foundation mission
  • Ability to network on behalf of the PA Foundation within PA community
  • Willing to be highly engaged and active as Board member
  • Special expertise in:
    • Mental health OR
    • Non-clinical corporate healthcare

View the 2019 Nominee Information Guide.

Application deadline: January 21, 2019 (now closed)

2018-2019 Board of Trustees

Stephanie L. McGilvray, PA-C
Mobile, AL

Vice President
Gerald A. Erickson, MMSc, PA-C
Hickory, NC

Immediate Past President
James F. Cawley, MPH, PA-C
Washington, DC

Janet B. Bray, CAE
Arlington, VA

Jacqueline Jordan Spiegel, MS, PA-C
Peoria, AZ

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

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

James E. Delaney, PA-C
Plano, TX

Deborah A. Gerbert, MS, PA-C
Ponte Vedra Beach, FL

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

Gerald Kayingo, PhD, PA-C
Davis, CA

Lee Lynch
Alexandria, VA

James Millward, MPAS, PA-C
Carmel, IN

Marsha Stanton, PhD, RN
Long Beach, CA

Gina Venditti, MPAS, PA-C
Apollo Beach, FL

PA Foundation Student Representative
Jamie Shelstad, PA-S
Paris, TN

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

Ex-officio Trustee
Jennifer L. Dorn, MPA
Chief Executive Officer, AAPA
Alexandria, VA

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