Volunteer Opportunities

Committees

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

Governance Committee

Dan Tjornehoj, JD, chair
Candace Joy
Megan Kilgore
Diane Matt
Tamara Spooner

Practice Health Comittee
Peter Weinstein, DVM,chair
Lisa Perius
Doug Raven

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
Cristina Keef
Dina Michel
Maggie Milligan
John Tramontana, CAE
Randy Wheeler, DVM
Heather Vaughn

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

Phil Hinkle – 9/2019-7/2021*
Candace Joy – 7/2018 – 7/2021*
Emily Kane – 7/2019-7/2022

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