2021 Committee Roster

The Budget/Audit Committee works closely with headquarters in determining the annual budget, fore-casting future budgetary requirements and personnel needs, reviewing monthly financial reports, etc.

  • Lee Rogers, DPM Chair
  • Michael DellaCorte, DPM
  • Nicole DeLauro, DPM

The Bylaws Committee periodically reviews both the policy manual and bylaws to ensure that new and updated programs and actions are consistent with the language and spirit of those documents. Periodically recommendations for specified bylaws modifications are brought to the membership for a vote.

  • Steven Goldman, DPM Chair
  • Gina Painter, DPM
  • Jerry Saponara, DPM
  • Jim Stavosky, DPM
  • Marc Benard, DPM

The Credentials Committee is charged with evaluating state actions brought against members that impact their licensure, as well as current or former member appeals (e.g. reinstatement, change in member status, etc.). It also monitors compliance with board policies (e.g. advertising, ethics, etc.)

  • Melissa Lockwood, DPM Chair
  • Rosemay Michel, DPM
  • Jarrod Shapiro, DPM

  • Nicole DeLauro, DPM Chair

  • W.E. Chagares, DPM President
  • Melissa Lockwood, DPM Vice President
  • Lee Rogers, DPM Treasurer
  • Nicole DeLauro, DPM Secretary
  • Gina Painter, DPM Past President

The Examination Committee has five subcommittees: Certification, Qualification, In-training, CAQ in Amputation Prevention & Wound Care, and the CAQ in Podiatric Sports Medicine. They develop new items for the respective examinations, review and update established items, review and update reference and study guide material, interact with the Board’s psychometrist in assessing and developing current and future testing methodology and evaluate the examination blueprint relative to current diplomate practice.

  • Coleen Napolitano, DPM Co-chair
  • Bryan Roth, DPM Co-chair
  • Certification Subsection
  • Coleen Napolitano, DPM Sub-Chair
  • Shelby Alley, DPM
  • Jules Bodo, DPM
  • Daniel Evans, DPM
  • Katherine Frush, DPM
  • Gretchen Lawrence, DPM
  • Sarah Schneider, DPM
  • Scott Spencer, DPM
  • John Tassone, DPM
  • Melissa Williams, DPM
  • Qualification Subsection
  • Bryan Roth, DPM Sub-Chair
  • Tyson Carter, DPM
  • Beth Jarrett, DPM
  • Kirk Larkin, DPM
  • Rosemay Michel, DPM
  • Oleg Petrov, DPM
  • Jonathan Rouse, DPM
  • Kimberly Smith, DPM
  • Judianne Walker-Buck, DPM
  • Sydney Yau, DPM
  • In-training Subsection
  • Gary Rothenberg, DPM Sub-Chair
  • Jennifer Falk, DPM
  • Samantha Hall, DPM
  • Jason Huss, DPM
  • Randy Semma, DPM
  • Christopher Schroeder, DPM
  • Paul Wilson, DPM
  • CAQ in Wound Care & Amputation Prevention Subsection
  • Robert Greenhagen, DPM Sub-Chair
  • Michael DellaCorte, DPM
  • Adam Johnson, DPM
  • Brian Lepow, DPM
  • Amanda Lernor, DPM
  • Eric Lew, DPM
  • Gina Painter, DPM
  • David Pougatsch, DPM
  • Lee Rogers, DPM
  • Shital Sharma, DPM
  • Karen Shum, DPM
  • Anthony Tickner, DPM

The Nominations Committee reviews curricula vitae and existing committee member activity so as to make recommendations for future directors to the Board. The Nominating Committee also assists with the candidate slate ultimately presented to the diplomates for election.

  • Gina Painter, DPM Chair
  • Bryan Roth, DPM
  • Karen Langone, DPM

The Marketing Committee is tasked with disseminating relevant information to the membership both on the web site and via e-mail, developing resident and diplomate newsletters, developing tools for use by the membership in connection with insurance panel and hospital activities, developing informational materials for distribution at the ABPM booth at regional and national conferences, etc.

  • Melissa Lockwood, DPM Chair
  • David George, DPM Diplomate Newsletter
  • Nicole DeLauro, DPM Resident Newsletter
  • Lee Rogers, DPM Credentialing & Privileges
  • Melissa Lockwood, DPM Public Outreach
  • Jonathan Rouse, DPM Social Media
  • Marc Benard, DPM Biomechanical Videos
  • Nicole DeLauro, DPM Website & App
  • Stephanie Hook, DPM Crisis Communication & Audit
  • Gina Painter, DPM MOC
  • Sabrina Minhas, DPM MOC

The MOC Committee has been most recently working together on restructuring the existing MOC process that has been in place since 2011 after replacing a costly recertification exam. The committee is working to improve the process and allow members to maintain certification by completing valuable educational activities online among other required components.

  • Nicole DeLauro, DPM Chair
  • Tara Deaver, DPM
  • Steven Goldman, DPM
  • Garrett Moore, DPM
  • Sari Priesand, DPM
  • Jerry Roberts, DPM
  • Scott Spencer, DPM
  • John Tassone, DPM
  • Jonathan Rouse, DPM
  • Priya Parthasarathy, DPM
  • Gina Painter, DPM
  • Javier Cavazos, DPM

The Speaker’s Bureau, while not a committee, provides a presence proactively and at the request of the colleges of podiatric medicine and residency consortia to convey relevant information about board certification in general and ABPM certification in particular. Often the Speakers Bureau personnel also deliver clinical content in a specific area, or areas, of expertise.

  • Gina Painter, DPM
  • Steven Goldman, DPM
  • Marc Benard, DPM
  • Tyson Carter, DPM
  • Nicholas Ciotola, DPM
  • Nicole DeLauro, DPM
  • Katherine Dux, DPM
  • Katherine Frush, DPM
  • Samantha Hall, DPM
  • John Hunter, DPM
  • Karen Langone, DPM
  • Gretchen Lawrence, DPM
  • Melissa Lockwood, DPM
  • Danae Lowell, DPM
  • Vinay Matai, DPM
  • Bradley Mechak, DPM
  • Rosemay Michel, DPM
  • Priya Parthasarathy, DPM
  • Corrine Rene, DPM
  • Lee Rogers, DPM
  • Jonathan Rouse, DPM
  • Faith Schick, DPM
  • Kathy Siesel, DPM
  • James Stavosky, DPM
  • John Tassone, DPM
  • Colin Traynor, DPM
  • Jacqueline Truong, DPM
  • Ellen Wenzel, DPM
  • Sydney Yau, DPM

  • APMA
  • W.E. Chagares, DPM
  • Marc Benard, DPM
  • Gina Painter, DPM
  • James Stavosky, DPM
  • APMSA
  • Nicole DeLauro, DPM
  • Priya Parthasarathy, DPM
  • ACPM
  • Coleen Napolitano, DPM
  • AAWP
  • Priya Parthasarathy, DPM
  • Nicole DeLauro, DPM
  • JCRSB
  • Michael DellaCorte, DPM
  • COTH
  • Bryan Roth, DPM
  • James Stavosky, DPM
  • CREC
  • Nichol Salvo, DPM
  • Bryan Roth, DPM
  • James Stavosky, DPM
  • RRC
  • Rosemay Michel, DPM
  • James Sang, DPM
  • PodiatryRR
  • Nichol Salvo, DPM Liaison Group Chair
  • Danae Lowell, DPM
  • Marshall Solomon, DPM
  • James Stavosky, DPM
  • Young Physician
  • Jonathan Rouse, DPM
  • Ad-hoc CPME 320 Rewrite
  • Bryan Roth, DPM Chair
  • Michael DellaCorte, DPM
  • James Stavosky, DPM
  • Ad-hoc Past Presidents Committee
  • Gina Painter, DPM
  • Steve Goldman, DPM
  • Les Jones, DPM
  • Michael DellaCorte, DPM
  • David George, DPM
  • Ad-hoc Surgery & Hospital Privileging Committee
  • W.E. Chagares, DPM Chair
  • Keith Greer, DPM
  • Lee Rogers, DPM
  • Jonathan Rouse, DPM
  • James Stavosky, DPM