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., FASA 2018
Vice President Richard N. Wissler, M.D., Ph.D., FASA 2018
Immediate Past President Rose Berkun, M.D., FASA 2018
Secretary Christopher Campese, M.D., M.A., M.S., FASA, CHCQM 2018
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 Jung T. Kim, M.D., FASA 2018
Second Assistant Secretary Melinda A. Aquino, M.D. 2018
Assistant Treasurer Steven B. Schulman, M.D., M.H.A., FASA 2018
Speaker, House of Delegates Tracey Straker, M.D., M.S., M.P.H., FASA 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., 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 Cheng-ting Lee, M.D. 2018
District 1 Director Lance W. Wagner, M.D. 2018
District 2 Director Gregory W. Fischer, M.D., FASA 2018
District 3 Director Matthew B. Wecksell, M.D. 2018
District 4 Director Lawrence J. Routenberg, M.D. 2018
District 5 Director Robert Calimlim, M.D. 2018
District 6 Director Michael P. Eaton, M.D. 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.