The New York State Society of Anesthesiologists, Inc.


Officers and Board of Directors

Office Name Office Ending
President Vilma A. Joseph, M.D., M.P.H., FASA 2019
President Elect Richard N. Wissler, M.D., Ph.D., FASA 2019
Vice President Christopher Campese, M.D., M.A., M.S., FASA 2019
Immediate Past President David S. Bronheim, M.D. 2019
Secretary Jung T. Kim, M.D., FASA 2020
Treasurer Jason Lok, M.D., FASA 2019
ASA Director New York State David J. Wlody, M.D., FASA Nov. 2017 – Oct. 2020
ASA Alternate Director New York State Michael B. Simon, M.D., M.B.A., FASA Nov. 2017 – Oct. 2020
First Assistant Secretary Melinda A. Aquino, M.D. 2019
Second Assistant Secretary Gregory W. Fischer, M.D., FASA 2019
Assistant Treasurer Steven B. Schulman, M.D., M.H.A., FASA 2019
Speaker, House of Delegates Tracey Straker, M.D., M.S., M.P.H., FASA 2020
Vice Speaker, House of Delegates Scott N. Plotkin, M.D. 2020
Delegate to MSSNY Steven S. Schwalbe, M.D. 2019
Alternate Delegate to MSSNY Rose Berkun, M.D., FASA 2019
Editor, NYSSA Sphere Samir Kendale, M.D., FASA Appointed
Academic Anesthesiology Committee Chair Suzanne B. Karan, M.D., FASA Appointed
Government & Legal Affairs Committee Chair Jonathan S. Gal, M.D., FASA Appointed
Committee on Annual Sessions, General Chair Audrée A. Bendo, M.D., M.S., FASA 2019
Resident and Fellow Section President Erica Fagelman, M.D. 2020
District 1 Director Lance W. Wagner, M.D., FASA 2021
District 2 Director Sudheer K. Jain, M.D., FASA 2021
District 3 Director Chantal M. Pyram-Vincent, M.D., FASA 2021
District 4 Director Michael J. FitzPatrick, M.D. 2021
District 5 Director Jesus R. Calimlim, M.D. 2021
District 6 Director Michael P. Eaton, M.D., FASA 2020
District 7 Director Elizabeth L. Mahoney, M.D., FASA 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.