GLMS Board of Governors

Valerie Briones-Pryor, MD
Board Chair *
June 2023-May 2024

Patricia Purcell, MD, MBA
President *
June 2023-May 2024

Lewis Hargett, MD
President-Elect * & NMA Region 3 Trustee
June 2023-May 2024

Thomas Higgins, MD
Vice-President *
June 2023-May 2024

Jeffrey Goldberg, MD
Treasurer * 
June 2023-May 2025

Aneeta Bhatia, MD
Secretary *
June 2022-May 2024

Lesley Kellie, DO
2022-2024 elected

Christopher Jones, MD
2022-2024 elected

Tamea Evans, MD
2023-2025 elected

Ali Farooqui, MD
2023-2025 elected

Murali Ankem, MD
2023-2025 appointed

Rejith Paily, MD
2023-2024 appointed

* Executive Officers

Ex-Officio board Members

Bruce Scott, MD
AMA President-Elect

John Roberts, MD
KMA Trustee, AMA Delegate & Foundation Chair

Monalisa Tailor, MD
KMA President

Eric Lydon, MD
KMA Alternate Trustee 

Jeffrey Bumpous, MD
Interim Dean, U of L School of Medicine

Jay Davidson
Chairman, The Healing Place

Kenneth Anderson, MD
Baptist Health

Jason Smith, MD
UofL Health

Steve Hester, MD, MBA
Norton Healthcare

Sam Yared, MD
Senior Physician Committee Chair

Patrick Padgett
KMA Executive Vice President

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