Medical Alumni Board of Directors

The Medical Alumni Association Board of Directors works to advance the causes of medical education while fostering a spirit of cordiality and good fellowship among College of Medicine alumni. Board members include representatives from the College of Medicine and Housestaff alumni, School of Physician Assistant Studies alumni, faculty and current students. The Board meets twice a year and members are elected to a four-year term, beginning in the Spring.

For more information, please contact Heather Holcomb, Director of Medical Alumni Affairs. Interested in serving on the Alumni Board or want to nominated someone? Please fill out our nomination form.

Executive Committee

James B. Duke
President
Ocala, FL
MD ’85 – Orthopaedic Surgery
Gina M. Sevigny
Past President
Ormond Beach, FL
MD ’94 – Dermatology
Mark Michels
President-elect
Palm Beach Gardens, FL
MD ’85 – Ophthalmology
Shireen M. Sims
Secretary
Gainesville, FL
MD ’01 – Obstetrics & Gynecology


Board Members At-Large

Jean Lester Bennett
Dunedin, FL
MD ’60 – Pediatrics
Patricia M. Calhoun
Jacksonville, FL
MD ’89 – Family Practice
Peter Katona
Los Angeles, CA
MD ’77 – Infectious Disease
Kelli Wells
Jacksonville, FL
MD ’98 – Public Health
Herbert Knauf III
Clearwater, FL
MD ’92 Ophthalmology
Rhodes M. Kriete
Indialantic, FL
MD ’88 – Nephrology
Robert Black
Clearwater, FL
MD ’95 – Cardiology
Robert Cooper
Indialantic, FL
MD ’84 – Surgery
Brian Taschner
Fort Myers, FL
MD ’98 – Cardiology
Sonja Rasmussen
Atlanta, GA
MD ’90 – Pediatrics


Honorary Board Members

Mark A. Adkins
Kinston, NC
MD ’82 – Radiology
David A. Gross
Delray Beach, FL
MD ’73 – Psychiatry
Sunil N. Joshi
Jacksonville, FL
MD ’98 – Allergy & Immunology
David A. Libert
Maitland, FL
MD ’82 – Family Practice
Wendie Moore
Ocala, FL
MD ’92 – Radiology
Barbara Williams
Tallahassee, FL
MD ’75 – Family Practice


Faculty Board Members

Adrian Tyndall, MD, MPH
Interim Dean, College of Medicine
Gainesville, FL
Emergency Medicine
W. Patrick Duff, MD
Associate Dean for Student Affairs
Gainesville, FL
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Joseph Fantone, MD
Senior Associate Dean for Educational Affairs
Gainesville, FL
Pathology


Student Board Members

Brad Collins
Medical College Council Co-President
Justin Dourado
Medical College Council Co-President

Alumni Admissions Interview Committee Members

Angeli Akey
Gainesville, FL
MD ’93 – Internal Medicine
Wendie Moore
Ocala, FL
MD ’92 – Radiology