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
WIAAP Board of Directors
Lynn K. Sheets,
Second term ends 2019
WIAAP Resident Liaisons
Medical College of Wisconsin
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.