American College Of Surgeons - Inspiring Quality: Highest Standards, Better Outcomes

College Officials


President—Valerie W. Rusch, MD, FACS, New York, NY
First Vice-President—John A. Weigelt, MD, DVM, FACS, Sioux Falls, SD
Second Vice-President—F. Dean Griffen, MD, FACS, Shreveport, LA
Immediate Past President—Ronald V. Maier, MD, FACS, Seattle, WA
Secretary—Tyler G. Hughes, MD, FACS, Salina, KS
Treasurer—Don K. Nakayama, MD, MBA, FACS, Chapel Hill, NC
Executive Director—David B. Hoyt, MD, FACS, Chicago, IL
Chief Financial Officer—Gay L. Vincent, CPA, Chicago, IL


(Take office October 2020)

President-Elect—J. Wayne Meredith, MD, FACS, MCCM, Winston-Salem, NC
First Vice-President-Elect—H. Randolph Bailey, MD, FACS, FASCRS, Houston, TX
Second Vice-President-Elect—Lisa A. Newman, MD, MPH, FACS, FASCO, New York, NY

Conflict of Interest PolicyOfficers, Officers-Elect, Board of Regents, Board of Governors Executive Committee, Editor-in-Chief of the Journal of the American College Surgeons, and its affiliated organizations.