Leadership

2019-2020

Officers
Trustees
Committee Chairs

Officers

President

Sultan Simms, MD
Atlanta

President-Elect

Colleen McLemore, MD 
 
Athens

Vice President

Brian Miller, MD, PhD, MPH
Augusta

Treasurer

Sarah Vinson, MD, 
Atlanta

Secretary

Dilip Patel, MD
Lilburn

Immediate Past President

Yolanda Graham, MD
Kennesaw


APA Assembly Representatives

Howard Maziar, MD 
Atlanta

Joe Morgan, MD 
Valdosta

Sultan Simms, MD
Atlanta


 

Trustees

2022 Trustees

Deepti Bhasin, MD
Warner Robins

Joel Axler, MD
Atlanta

LaShondra Gadson, MD
Atlanta

Ben Hunter, MD
Atlanta 

 Kalpana Prasad, MD
Decatur 

 

2021 Trustees

Michael Banov, MD
Marietta

 Oksana Kershteyn, MD
Atlanta

Ebony Gaffney, MD
Pooler

 

 

2020 Trustees

Kelly Coffman, MD
Atlanta

Joseph McEvoy, MD
Augusta

Adam Meadows, MD
Atlanta

Dale Peeples, MD
Augusta 

 

RFM Trustees

Childrup Tripathi, MD
Medical College of Georgia/Augusta Univ.
Rashad Smith, MD
Morehouse School of Medicine
Justin Palanci, MD
Emory University School of Medicine
Ivania Irby, MD
Coliseum Health System


Committee Chairs

Advocacy & Legislative
Joe Morgan, MD & Howard Maziar, MD
Investment
Joseph Bona, MD, MBA
Awards
Ray Kotwicki, MD, MPH
International Psychiatry
Dilip Patel, MD
Community Psychiatry
Sarah Vinson, MD
Membership
Colleen McLemore, MD
Constitution & Bylaws
Frank Brown, MD
Newsletter Editor
Gary Weichbrodt, MD
Continuing Medical Education (CME)
Brian Miller, MD
Nominating
Joseph Bona, MD, MBA

Early Career Psychiatrists (ECP)
Ben Hunter, MD
Sarah Vinson, MD

Georgia Psychiatry PAC
Co-Chair: Howard Maziar, MD
Co-Chair: Joe Morgan, MD
Ethics
Peter Ash, MD

GaFPER
Ray Kotwicki, MD
Howard Maziar, MD

Nominating 
Raymond Kotwicki, MD 
Women's
Jennifer Holton, MD

Private Practice
Jeffrey Winston, MD, 

                                                                                                                                                                                                    

 

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