APHA Executive Board

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Pamela M. Aaltonen, PhD, RN
President-Elect

Elected November 2017
Term Ending: November 2020
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Donna Beal
Donna K. Beal, MPH, MCHES
Elected Member

Elected November 2017
Term Ending: November 2021
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Georges Benjamin
Georges C. Benjamin, MD
Executive Director
 
Dr. Benjamin has been APHA's executive director since 2002
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Ayanna Buckner
Ayanna V. Buckner, MD, MPH
Ex-Officio Member
Chair, Science Board

Appointed November 2017
Term Ending: November 2018
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Charlene Cariou, MHS, CHES
Ex-Officio Member
Chair, Council of Affiliates


Appointed November 2017
Term Ending: November 2018
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Chris Chanyasulkit
Chris Chanyasulkit, PhD, MPH
Elected Member

Elected November 2016
Term Ending: November 2020
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Eldonna Chesnut
Eldonna Chesnut, BSN, MSN
Elected Member

Elected November 2017
Term Ending: November 2020
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William Courtney
Bill Courtney, DVM, MPH, MA
Elected Member

Elected November 2016
Term Ending: November 2019
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Betty Daniels 
Betty B. Daniels, PhD, RN
Elected Member


Elected November 2016
Term Ending: November 2020
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Linda Rae Murray
Linda Rae Murray, MD, MPH, FACP
Governing Council Speaker

Elected November 2017
Term Ending: November 2020
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Ella Greene-Moton
Elected Member, Vice Chair
 
Elected November 2014
Term Ending: November 2018
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Aaron Guest
Marc Aaron Guest, MPH, MSW
Elected Member

Elected November 2015
Term Ending: November 2019
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Jeffrey Hallam
Jeffrey Hallam, PhD
Elected Member

Elected November 2014
Term Ending: November 2018
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U. Tara Hayden
U. Tara Hayden, MHSA

Ex-Officio Member
Chair, Education Board

Appointed November 2016
Term Ending: November 2018
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Benjamin Hernandez
Benjamin H. Hernandez, MBA
Treasurer

Elected November 2016
Term Ending: November 2019
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Resa Jones
Resa M. Jones, PhD, MPH
Elected Member, Chair

 

Elected November 2014
Term Ending: November 2018
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Kathy M. Lituri, RDH, MPH
Ex-Officio Member
Chair, Intersectional Council


Appointed November 2017
Term Ending: November 2018
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Elena Ong
Elena Ong, PHN, MS
Elected Member

Elected November 2015
Term Ending: November 2019
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Thomas Quade
Thomas C. Quade, MA, MPH
Immediate Past President


Elected November 2015
Term Ending: November 2018
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Martha Romney
Martha C. Romney, RN, MS, JD, MPH
Ex-Officio Member
Chair, Action Board

Appointed: November 2017
Term Ending: November 2018
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Joseph Telfair 
Joseph Telfair, DrPH, MPH, MSW
President

Elected November 2016
Term Ending: November 2019
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Ryan Tingler
Ryan C. Tingler, MPH
Ex-Officio Member
Student Assembly Chair

Appointed: November 2017
Term Ending: November 2018
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Catherine Troisi
Catherine L. Troisi, PhD
Elected Member

Appointed November 2017
Term Ending: November 2021
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Deanna Wathington
Deanna Wathington, MD, MPH, FAAFP
Elected Member

Elected November 2017
Term Ending: November 2021
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APHA Past Presidents