A.T. Still University (ATSU) Board of Trustees met July 19-20, 2019, in San Luis Obispo, California, to appoint officers and elect new members at its quarterly meeting.
The following trustees were selected as officers: Gary Wiltz, MD, of Franklin, Louisiana, is chair; Linnette Sells, DO, FAOASM, ’82, of Alpharetta, Georgia, is vice-chair; and Bertha Thomas of Kirksville, Missouri, is secretary.
New trustees elected to the board are Jonathan Cleaver, DO, ’08, of Kirksville, Missouri; Geoffrey Hoffa, DHSc, ’14, MS, PA-C, ’00, of Phoenix, Arizona; and Isaac Navarro, DMD, ’08, MPH, of Visalia, California.
“We are pleased to welcome extremely talented and accomplished new board members to the University,” said ATSU President Craig Phelps, DO, ’84. “ATSU’s ongoing contribution to health professions education and America’s healthcare is assured with the strength and diversity of its Board of Trustees.”
“As chair, I am honored these highly qualified individuals have agreed to serve as trustees on the board and are willing to share their abilities to promote and enhance the vision and mission of ATSU,” said Wiltz.
The following trustees will continue their service on the board: Rosie Allen Herring, MBA, of Washington, D.C.; Reid Butler, JD, of Phoenix, Arizona; James Cannon, DHA, MS, PA-C, ’97, of Chesapeake, Virginia; C. Lisette Dottavio, PhD, CPA, of Stephenville, Texas; Chester Douglass, DMD, PhD, MPH, of Chapel Hill, North Carolina; G. Reid Downey of Atlanta, Georgia; G. Scott Drew, DO, FAOCD, ’87, of Marion, Ohio; Stanley E. Grogg, DO, FACOP, FAAP, ’71, of Tulsa, Oklahoma; Herb Kuhn of Lohman, Missouri; Michelle Mayo, PhD, of Durham, North Carolina; and Paulina Vazquez Morris, JD, MBA, MHSA, of Paradise Valley, Arizona.
Trustees named to serve on the Audit Team are Dottavio, Kuhn, Morris, and Allen-Herring.
The next board meeting will be Oct. 11-12, 2019, in Kirksville, Missouri.