The New York State Society of Anesthesiologists, Inc.


Officers and Board of Directors

Office Name Office Ending
President David S. Bronheim, M.D. 2018
President Elect Vilma A. Joseph, M.D., M.P.H. 2018
Vice President Richard N. Wissler, M.D., Ph.D. 2018
Immediate Past President Rose Berkun, M.D. 2018
Secretary Christopher L. Campese, M.D., M.A., CHCQM 2018
Treasurer Jason Lok, M.D. 2019
ASA Director New York State David J. Wlody, M.D. Nov. 2017 – Oct. 2020
ASA Alternate Director New York State Michael B. Simon, M.D., M.B.A. Nov. 2017 – Oct. 2020
First Assistant Secretary Jung T. Kim, M.D. 2018
Second Assistant Secretary Melinda A. Aquino, M.D. 2018
Assistant Treasurer Steven B. Schulman, M.D. 2018
Speaker, House of Delegates Tracey Straker, M.D., M.S., M.P.H. 2018
Vice Speaker, House of Delegates Scott N. Plotkin, M.D. 2018
Delegate to MSSNY Steven S. Schwalbe, M.D. 2019
Alternate Delegate to MSSNY Rose Berkun, M.D. 2019
Editor, NYSSA Sphere Samir Kendale, M.D. Appointed
Academic Anesthesiology Committee Chair Suzanne B. Karan, M.D. Appointed
Government & Legal Affairs Committee Chair Jonathan S. Gal, M.D. Appointed
Committee on Annual Sessions, General Chair Audrée A. Bendo, M.D., M.S. 2019
Resident and Fellow Section President David G. Currie, M.D. 2018
District 1 Director Lance W. Wagner, M.D. 2018
District 2 Director Gregory W. Fischer, M.D. 2018
District 3 Director Matthew B. Wecksell, M.D. 2018
District 4 Director Lawrence J. Routenberg, M.D. 2018
District 5 Director Jesus R. Calimlim, M.D. 2018
District 6 Director Michael P. Eaton, M.D. 2020
District 7 Director Elizabeth L. Mahoney, M.D. 2020
District 8 Director Daniel H. Sajewski M.D. 2020
Attending Board Meetings by Invitation:
NYSSA Legal Counsel Mathew J. Levy, Esq.  
Legislative Counsel Charles J. Assini, Jr., Esq.  
NYSSA Lobbyist Robert Reid  
NYSSA Lobbyist Marcy Savage  
Non-Physician Attendee:
Executive Director Stuart A. Hayman, M.S.