Volunteer Opportunities

Committees

Awards Committee
Marie Queen, chair
David Foley
Tenley Haack
Cristina Keef
Dan Tjornehoj, JD

Nominating Committee
Deloris Green Gaines, chair
Jack Advent, CAE
Val Fenstermaker
Dan Tjornehoj, JD

Practice Health Comittee
Chris Copeland, JD
Lisa Perius
Doug Raven
Peter Weinstein, DVM

Professional Development Committee
Michelle Wagner, chair
Stacee Daniel
Deanna Dillard
Christine Gacono
Emily Kane
Glenn Kolb
Debbie Lakamp, CAE
Heather O’Steen, CAE
Lisa Perius

ThinkWORKS Subcommittee
Emily Kane, chair
Jen Gazdacko
David Foley, CAE
Candace Joy
Randy Wheeler, DVM

Task Forces

Collaboration Task Force
Deloris Green Gaines
Candace Joy
Dan Tjornehoj, JD

Power of 10 Task Force
Lisa Perius, Chair
Dina Michel
Randy Wheeler, DVM

Appointed Liaisons

AVMA Animal Welfare Committee
Chris Copeland, JD, CAE – 7/2018 – 7/2021*
Megan Kilgore, alternate – 7/2016 – 8/2019*

AVMA State Advocacy Committee
Emily Kane – 7/2016 – 7/2019*
Candace Joy – 7/2018 – 7/2021*
Deloris Green Gaines – 7/2018 – 7/2021*

AVMA Veterinary Leadership Conference Planning Committee
David Foley, CAE – 1/2018 – 1/2021*

AVMA Early Career Development Committee
Heather Case, DVM, MPH, DACVPM, CAE (7/2019 – 7/2021)

CATalyst Council
Ralph Johnson

Partners for Healthy Pets
Jan Trumpeter
Ralph Johnson

Pet Nutrition Alliance
Ralph Johnson

* Eligible for another term