Board of Directors

The Board of Directors comprises 15 members: 6 officers and 9 directors. Members of the Board, appointed through a nominations and elections process, assume office at the close of the House of Delegates at which they were elected. A complete term for a Board member is defined as 3 years.

Meeting Agendas & Minutes

Component Board Liaison Assignments (,pdf)

Appointment Board Liaison Assignments (.pdf)

APTA Policies & Bylaws

Board Development

Nominations and Elections for National Office

Evaluating Board of Directors Performance APTA.org Members Only Icon  


Dunn, Sharon 150x212

President
Sharon L. Dunn, PT, PhD, OCS
Shreveport, LA
Term Expires: 2018
sharondunn@apta.org

Saladin, Lisa  150x212

Vice President
Lisa K. Saladin, PT, PhD, FASAHP
Mount Pleasant, SC
Term Expires: 2018
lisasaladin@apta.org

Laurita Hack

Secretary
Laurita M. Hack, PT, DPT, MBA, PhD, FAPTA
Bryn Mawr, PA
Term Expires: 2016
lauriehack@apta.org  

Platz, Elmer 150x212

Treasurer
Elmer Platz, PT
Vernon, NJ
Term Expires: 2017
elmerplatz@apta.org

Griffin, Susan

Speaker of the House
Susan R. Griffin, PT, DPT, MS, GCS
Burlington, WI
Term Expires: 2017
suegriffin@apta.org

Stuart Platt

Vice Speaker of the House
Stuart Platt, PT, MSPT
Atlanta, GA
Term Expires: 2016
stuartplatt@apta.org

Appling, Susan

Director
Susan A. Appling, PT, DPT, PhD, OCS
Bexely, OH
Term Expires: 2018
susanappling@apta.org

Jeanine Gunn

Director
Jeanine M. Gunn, PT, DPT
Mercer Island, WA
Term Expires: 2018
jeaninegunn@apta.org

Roger A. Herr

Director
Roger A. Herr, PT, MPA, COS-C
New York, NY
Term Expires: 2016
rogerherr@apta.org

Hyland, Matthew Director
Matthew R. Hyland, PT, PhD, MPA
Valhalla, NY
Term Expires: 2017
matthyland@apta.org
Kathleen K. Mairella

Director
Kathleen K. Mairella, PT, DPT, MA
Nutley, NJ
Term Expires: 2017
kathymairella@apta.org

 Nicholson, Sheila 150x212
Director
Sheila K. Nicholson, PT, DPT, JD, MBA, MA
Lithia, FL
Term Expires: 2017
sheilanicholson@apta.org
Carolyn Oddo

Director
Carolyn Oddo, PT, MS, FACHE
Humble, TX
Term Expires: 2016
carolynoddo@apta.org

Rowe, Robert

Director
Robert H. Rowe, PT, DPT, DMT, MHS, FAAOMPT
Jacksonville, FL
Term Expires: 2018
robertrowe@apta.org

Whitney, Susan 150x212

Director
Sue Whitney, PT, DPT, PhD, NCS, ATC, FAPTA
Glenshaw, PA
Term Expires: 2016
suewhitney@apta.org

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