Board of Trustees

David M.

David M. Lichtman, MD, AFSH Chair

Term: 9/20/2014 - 10/01/2016

As Chair, Dr. Lichtman oversees the Board of Trustees and develops the long-term strategic goals of the Foundation. 
Steven Z.

Steven Z. Glickel, MD, AFSH Vice-Chair

Term: 9/20/2014 - 10/01/2016

As Vice-Chair, Dr. Glickel is next in line to Chair the Board of Trustees and helps support the AFSH mission and goals. 
John M.

John M. Bednar, MD, AFSH President

Term: 10/5/2013 - 9/9/2017

As AFSH President, Dr. Bednar oversees operations and implementation of the Foundation's long-term strategic goals.
John G.

John G. Seiler, III, MD, AFSH Secretary

Term: 10/5/2013 - 9/9/2017

As Secretary, Dr. Seiler is responsible for keeping the minutes of the meetings of the Board of Trustees, and ensures all notices are duly given in accordance with the provisions of the bylaws. 
Michelle G.

Michelle G. Carlson, MD, ASSH/AFSH Treasurer

Term: 9/20/2014 - 9/9/2017

As Treasurer, Dr. Carlson is responsible for all funds of the Foundation.  The Treasurer sits on both the AFSH Board of Trustees and the ASSH  Council.  
Neil F.

Neil F. Jones, MD, AFSH Trustee / ASSH President

Term: 9/20/2014 - 9/12/2015

As President of the Hand Society, Dr. Jones oversees the entire ASSH Council and works in conjunction with the Chair of the AFSH Board of Trustees.

Ghazi Rayan, MD, AFSH Trustee / Vice President

Term: 9/12/2015 - 10/1/2016

First in line to the ASSH Presidency, Dr. Rayan spends his year as President-Elect preparing for next year’s vision and direction for the ASSH.  
William H.

William H. Seitz, Jr., MD, AFSH Trustee / ASSH Past President

Term: 9/12/2015 - 10/1/2016

Dr. Seitz oversees the search for all open AFSH Board of Trustee and ASSH Council positions as the Chair of the AFSH/ASSH Nominating Committees.
Kevin C.

Kevin C. Chung, MD, MS, AFSH Trustee / ASSH Research Director

Term: 10/5/2013 - 10/21/2016

As Research Director, Dr. Chung is in charge of reviewing and awarding all ASSH/AFSH research grants.
Mark E.

Mark E. Baratz, MD, AFSH Trustee-at-Large

Term: 10/5/2013 - 9/9/2017

Dr. Baratz has been a long-term supporter and advocate for the Foundation as well as committed ASSH member, giving countless hours back to Society as a volunteer and speaker at many of its programs.
Jeffrey A.

Jeffrey A. Greenberg, MD, MS, AFSH Trustee-at-Large

Term: 10/5/2013 - 9/9/2017

Dr. Greenberg is a major supporter of the AFSH. As Trustee-at-Large he helps support the AFSH Officers by fulfilling the AFSH mission and goals.

Steve K.

Steve K. Lee, MD, AFSH Trustee-at-Large

Term: 10/5/2013 - 9/9/2017

Dr. Lee is a graduate of the ASSH Young Leaders program and is recognized as is a major donor and volunteer with ASSH/AFSH.

Ryan P.

Ryan P. Calfee, MD, MSc, AFSH Trustee-at-Large (ASSH Member <5)

Term: 9/20/2014 - 10/1/2016

Dr. Calfee is a major donor, sitting at the "Leadership Circle" level and is an active speaker and committee member with the ASSH. 

Todd Schrader, AFSH Trustee (Industry Representative)

Term: 9/20/2014 - 10/1/2016

Representing the industry point-of-view, Mr. Schrader (with Stryker) helps provide guidance and feedback on new initiatives and AFSH charitable programs.


Orsa L. Britton, AFSH Trustee (Industry Representative)

Term: 12/11/2015 – 9/9/2017

Mr. Britton, with Zimmer Biomet, provides valuable feedback and insights into current and existing AFSH programs from the industry perspective. 


Mark C. Anderson, CAE | ASSH Executive Vice President and CEO
Bill Chandler | ASSH Director of Finance
Danielle R. Roesmann, CMP | Foundation Director

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