Committee Report Form

The Bylaws Committee is responsible for reviewing the current Bylaws and bringing forth any necessary changes for membership approval. Members are encouraged to submit suggested Bylaws changes to the committee chair for review. Bylaws changes are voted on by the membership during the annual meeting.

Sherri Lynn Morgan, MD, MPH - Chair
Staff Contacts: Deanne St. George 


The Finance Committee is composed of the Treasurer, President, President-Elect, a Member-at-Large, Executive Director and Chief Administrative Officer. This committee is responsible for the oversight of financial matters, including regular reports to the Board and annual reports to the membership. The committee reviews the audit annually.

Steve Brown, MD - Chair
Members: Fred Miser, MD, Gretchen Irwin, MD, MBA and Deborah S. Clements, MD
Staff Contacts: Deanne St. George and Christopher Pyle

The Membership Committee addresses membership, retention, communications to members, coordination of the member needs assessment and serves as a focus group or sounding board for staff on various projects. 

Deborah S. Clements, MD - Chair
Members: Steven Brown, MD, Rob Danoff, DO,  Kristina Diaz, MD, Shantie Devi Harkisoon, MD, Leon McCrea II, MD, Maria de Jesus Munoz, MD, Edward M. Onusko, MD, Roxanne Smith, MD, Jennifer Swoyer, DO, Karen Weaver, MD
Staff Contact: Christopher Pyle

The Nominations Committee oversees the nominations and election process of Board of Directors members.

Fred Miser, MD and Gretchen Irwin, MD, MBA - Co-chairs
Members: Justin Glass, MD,  Gary A. Goforth, MD, Kelly J. Hill, MD,  Christine Jacobs, MD, Tim Munzing,MD, Martin F. Wieschhaus, MD
Staff Contact: Deanne St. George 

Task Forces:

PD Toolbox
The PD Toolbox Task Force oversees the contents and organization of the Program Director's Toolbox.

Curtis Galke, DO - Chair
Members: Rob Danoff, DO, Philip Dooley, MD, Glenn V. Dregansky, DO,  John Gazewood, MD,  James Haynes, MD, Riba Kelsey-Harris, MD, Fred Miser, MD, Viktoria Nurpeisov, MD, Amy Stevens, MD
Staff Contacts: Christopher Pyle and Kathleen Ingraham

FMAS Scholarships
The FMAS Scholarships Committee oversees the application process of applicants for AFMRD scholarships to the Family Medicine Advocacy Summit held each spring in Washington, DC. 

Steve Brown, MD and Katie Hartl, MD - Co-Chairs
Members: Curtis Galke, DO, Sherri Morgan, MD, Gretchen Irwin, MD
Staff Contacts: Kathleen Ingraham and Deanne St. George 

Family Medicine National Innovation in Continuity Clinic Experience (FM-NICCE) Task Force
The FM-NICCE Task Force oversees the data collection of FM-NICCE participants.

Fred Miser, MD - Chair
Members:Margaret Baumgarten, MD Stephen Brawley, MD,  Barbara Miller, MD, Robert “Butch” Pally, MD, Jessie Pettit, MD, Joyce Hollander Rodriguez, MD, Kate Thoma, MD. 
Staff Contacts: Deanne St. George and Christopher Pyle