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Roles that Inspire and Influence

The Wisconsin Chapter of the American Academy of Pediatrics is governed by a board of directors elected by WIAAP members. Board members describe their experience serving for WIAAP as inspiring and influential. WIAAP board members are motivated and outstanding members of the professional pediatric community and help form the chapter’s strategic plan, weigh in on health policy and legislation affecting the well-being of children, provide expertise on a variety of topics and state networking opportunities for colleagues across the state.

WIAAP board of directors are expected to:

– Support WIAAP’s mission
– Attend and actively participate in all of the board’s meetings, currently:

  • January conference call
  • Spring and fall in-person meetings
  • July board of directors retreat

– Oversee chapter financials
– Discuss and adopt of potential chapter policy and legislative positions

WIAAP Officers and Staff

President
Mala Mathur,
MD, FAAP

608-261-2014

Madison
Term ends 2020

Vice President
Dipesh Navsaria,
MD, MSLIS, FAAP

608-262-7180

Madison
Term ends 2020

Secretary/Treasurer
Sarah Campbell,
MD, FAAP

920-730-4950

Appleton
Term ends 2020

Immediate Past President
Jeff Britton,
MD, FAAP

920-457-4461

Sheboygan
Term ends 2020

Executive Director
Kia LaBracke
262-751-7003

Oconomowoc

WIAAP Board of Directors

Paula Cody,
MD, FAAP

414-801-0596

Madison
First term ends 2019

Margaret Hennessy,
MD, FAAP

262-687-6722

Racine
First term ends 2018

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Barbara Kolp-Jurss,
MD, MBA, FAAP

414-418-1610

Milwaukee
First term ends 2020

 

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Jennifer Kleven,
MD, MPH, FAAP

608-775-0914

La Crosse
First term ends 2020

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Raj Naik,
MD, FAAP
608-775-8138

La Crosse
First term expires 2021

Lynn K. Sheets,
MD, FAAP

414-266-2090

Milwaukee
Second term ends 2019

WIAAP Resident Liaisons

Alissa Enzenberger
UW-Madison

John Schimek
Medical College of Wisconsin

Brittany Samson
Marshfield Clinic

Are you a WIAAP member interested in a position on our board of directors?

Candidates must be voting members in good standing. Open board positions are announced at the beginning of each year. The current board of directors reviews nominations and approves the slate of candidates to be selected through election by member voter in the spring. Terms are for three (3) years, renewable once, and beginning on July 1st of the year during which the director is elected. Board members having served two terms may run again after one year’s absence.

Nominations have closed for the 2018-2021 open seat. There will be one open seat for the 2019-2022 term; details will be published in December.