Board of Trustees

AAOM's Board of Trustees sets the Academy's strategic directions and provides oversight to see that the organization's goals are met. Many Board members are also committee chairs who participate actively in the accomplishments of the Academy's programs. Below are the BOT members for the year 2019-2020.

Executive Committee                  

  • Lauren Patton, President
  • Andres Pinto, President-Elect
  • Nathaniel Treister, Vice President
  • Vidya Sankar, Secretary
  • Kentaro Ikeda, Treasurer
  • Carol Anne Murdoch Kinch, Assistant Secretary
  • Sunday Akintoye, Assistant Treasurer
  • Eric Stoopler, Immediate Past-President 2018-2019
  • Michele Reeder, Executive Director 

Past-Presidents

  • Robert Arm, Past President
  • Ronald Brown, Past President
  • William Carpenter, Past President
  • Robert Eskow, Past President
  • Martin Greenberg, Past President
  • Ellis Hall, Past President
  • Wayne Herman, Past President
  • Michaell Huber, Past President
  • Wendy Hupp, Past President
  • A. Ross Kerr, Past President
  • Joseph Konzelman, Past President
  • Mark Kutcher, Past President
  • David Lederman, Past President
  • Francina Lozada-Nur, Past President
  • Nelson Rhodus, Past President
  • Miriam Robbins, Past President
  • John Robinson, Past President
  • Allyn Segelman, Past President
  • Michael Siegel, Past President
  • Tom Sollecito, Past President
  • Carol Stewart, Past President
  • Eric Stoopler, Past President
  • George Taybos, Past President

Committee Chairs * 

  • Tom Sollecito and Robert Arm, Constitution and Bylaws Committee
  • Nelson Rhodus, Ethics and Discipline Committee
  • Kentaro Ikeda, Budget and Finance Committee
  • Ngozi Nwuzu and Shawn Adibi, Academic Fellowship
  • Nancy Burkhart and Shawn Adibi, Affiliate Academic Fellowship Subcommittee
  • Jaisri Thoppay, Organization of Teachers of Oral Diagnosis Committee
  • Eric Stoopler, Nominating Committee
  • Michael Hatton and Mahnaz Fatahzadeh, Membership Committee
  • Juan Bugueno and Milda Chmieliauskaite, Publications Committee
  • Arwa Farag and Alessandro Villa, Education Committee
  • Ikeda Kentaro and Bhavik Desai, Abstracts and Participation Programs Subcommittee
  • Sunday Akintoye, Research Committee
  • Craig Hatch and Michaell Huber, National Meeting Committee
  • Martin Tyler, Procedures and Protocol Subcommittee
  • Nathaniel Treister and Eric Stoopler, Corporate Sponsorship
  • Jaisri Thoppay and David Ojeda-Diaz, Promotion Committee
  • Lauren Patton, Search Committee
  • Andres Pinto, Honorary Fellowship and Awards Committee
  • Takako Tanaka, Program Directors Committee
  • Sivappiriyai Piri Veluppillai, Graduate Awards Committee

*We have listed committee chairs and some co-chairs. Committees are only represented by one Committee Chair on the Board of Trustees