Committees of the Board

Section

Executive/Mangement Committee

Legislative Committee

Complaint Committee

Licensure Committee

Physician Assistant Committee

Personnel Committee

 

Executive/Management Committee

Membership: Board officers and one other member of the Board

The Executive/Management Committee shall consist of the officers of the Board plus one other member of the Board, as appointed by the president. The president shall serve as chair of the committee.  The committee shall oversee the day-to-day operation of the Board and shall be responsible for all financial matters with the exception of the setting of fees which, where discretionary under the law, shall be the responsibility of the entire Board.

Memebers:
Kishore K. Challa, M.D., F.A.C.C, Chair
Reverend O. Richard Bowyer

Ahmed Faheem, M.D., D.L.F.A.P.A.
Rahul Gupta, M.D., M.P.H.,M.B.A.,F.A.C.P.

Ashish P. Sheth, M.D.

 

Legislative Committee

Membership: Three or more members

The Legislative Committee shall consist of three or more members appointed by the president. The president shall designate one member to be chair of the committee. The committee shall consider all questions bearing upon state and national legislation and shall recommend from time to time such changes in the law as it may deem advisable and, at the direction of the Board, shall take such steps as may further the desire of the Board in matters of legislation.

Members:
K. Dean Wright, P.A.-C., Chair
Reverend O. Richard Bowyer
Kishore K. Challa, M.D., F.A.C.C.
Timothy Donatelli, D.P.M.
Ahmed Faheem, M.D., D.L.F.A.P.A.
Rahul Gupta, M.D., M.P.H, M.B.A., F.A.C.P.

Mustafa Rahim, M.D.
Ashish P. Sheth, M.D.
Matthew Upton, M.D.

 

Complaint Committee

Membership: Three or more members

The Complaint Committee shall consist of three or more members of the Board appointed by the president. The president shall designate one member to be chair of the committee. Upon receipt of a complaint submitted to the Board, the matter shall be referred to the Complaint Committee for further disposition.

Members:
Reverend O. Richard Bowyer, Chair
Ashish P. Sheth, M.D.

Thomas (Wes) Steele, M.D.
Matthew Upton, M.D.

 

Licensure Committee

Membership: Three or more members

The Licensure Committee shall consist of three or more members appointed by the president. The president shall designate one member to be chair of the committee. The Licensure Committee shall make recommendations to the Board, through the licensing process, that all applicants meet statutory and regulatory requirements for the practice of medicine and podiatry.

Members:
Harry E. Duncan, M.D., Chair
Reverend Janet Harman
Carrie Lakin, D.P.M.
David Mullins, M.D.
Victoria (Tori) Mullins, P.A.-C.
Russell O. Wooton

 

Physician Assistant Committee

Membership: Three or more members

The Physician Assistant Committee shall make recommendations to the Board, through the licensing or certification process, that all physician assistant and radiologist assistant applicants meet statutory and regulatory requirements.

Members:
K. Dean Wright, P.A.-C., Chair
Harry E. Duncan, M.D.
Reverend Janet Harman
Carrie Lakin, D.P.M.
David Mullins, M.D.
Victoria (Tori) Mullins, P.A.-C.
Russell O. Wooton

 

Personnel Committee

Membership: Three or more members

The Personnel Committee shall consist of three or more members appointed by the president. The president may serve as chair of the Committee or designate one other member to do so. The Personnel Committee shall consider all matters relating to personnel including the drafting and/or revising of personnel policies for Board approval, reviewing job descriptions, establishing a salary structure, annually reviewing staff salaries, and reviewing the benefits package.

Members:
Kishore K. Challa, M.D., F.A.C.C, Chair
Reverend O. Richard Bowyer
Ahmed Faheem, M.D., D.L.F.A.P.A.
Ashish P. Sheth, M.D.

 

Other permanent and temporary committees may be appointed by the Board.

Appointments to committees are made by the President of the Board.