Leadership

2017-18 STSA Executive Council

President
Kevin Accola

Council Chair
David R. Jones

Past President
Andrea J. Carpenter

President-Elect
Jeff Jacobs

Vice President
Richard K. Freeman

Secretary/Treasurer
Daniel L. Miller

Secretary/Treasurer-Elect
Shanda H. Blackmon

Director of CME
Scott A. LeMaire

Historian
John W. Hammon

Councilors-at-Large
Faisal G. Bakaeen
Melanie A. Edwards
M. Blair Marshall

Representative, Board of Governors of ACS
Joseph B. Zwischenberger

Representative, Advisory Council for Cardiothoracic Surgery of ACS
Stephen C. Yang

Editor, The Annals of Thoracic Surgery
G. Alexander Patterson

Executive Director
Beth Winer

2017-18 Leadership Committees

Program Committee

  • Faisal G. Bakaeen, Co-Chair
  • Elizabeth A. David, Co-Chair
  • Kevin Accola
  • Harold Burkhart
  • Joseph A. Dearani
  • David R. Jones
  • Scott A. LeMaire
  • Daniel L. Miller
  • Daniela Molena
  • Ouraniza Preventza

Postgraduate Committee

  • Kirk Kanter, Co-Chair
  • Daniel  L. Miller, Co-Chair
  • Gorav Ailawadi
  • Matthew Bott
  • David  R. Jones
  • Ahmet Kilic
  • Scott A. LeMaire
  • Todd Rosengart
  • Chad Stasik

CME Committee

  • Scott A. LeMaire, Chair/Director
  • Faisal G. Bakaeen
  • Elizabeth A. David
  • Kirk Kanter
  • Daniel L. Miller

Membership Committee

  • Edward B. Savage, Chair
  • James J. Gangemi
  • Brent Keeling
  • Andrew J. Lodge

Scholarship Committee

  • Michael E. Halkos, Chair
  • Tom Beaver
  • Anthony D. Cassano
  • Min Kim
  • Jennifer S. Nelson

Finance Committee

  • Mark Slaughter, Chair
  • Kevin Accola
  • S. Adil Husain
  • Jeff Jacobs
  • David R. Jones
  • Richard L. Lee
  • Daniel L. Miller

Nominating Committee

  • Richard L. Prager, Chair
  • John H. Calhoon
  • Andrea J. Carpenter
  • David R. Jones

2016-17 STSA Executive Council


Self-Nomination Process