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Leadership

NCAFP Leadership

Each year the Academy elects a new Board of Directors comprised of family physicians from across North Carolina. Directors and officers represent a broad spectrum of practice styles, career stages, and patient populations. In addition to their board service, each actively participates within the Academy's formal council and committee structure.

2021-2022 Executive Officers: The NCAFP Executive Committee

Dimitrios (Takie) Hondros, MD

Dimitrios (Takie) Hondros, MD

President


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Shauna Guthrie, MD, MPH, FAAFP

Shauna Guthrie, MD, MPH, FAAFP

President


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Garett R. Franklin, MD

Garett R. Franklin, MD

Secretary-Treasurer


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Jessica L. Triche, MD, FAAFP

Jessica L. Triche, MD, FAAFP

Immediate Past President


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2021-2022 NCAFP Directors

Each Academy Director is elected to represent family physician members by reviewing major policies and plans of the association, and communicating the needs of its constituency.

Directors

At-Large - Jewell P. Carr, MD
At-Large - Joshua Carpenter, MD
At-Large - Deanna Didiano, DO
At-Large - Nicole Johnson, MD
At-Large - Mark McNeill, MD
At-Large - Benjamin "Frankie" Simmons, MD
At-Large - Courtland Winborne, MD
At-Large - Ying Vang, MD
Academic Position - Margaret Helton, MD (UNC)
Resident Director - Ryan Paulus, DO (UNC)
Resident Director-Elect - Matthew Drake, MD (ECU)
Student Director - Morgan Carnes (Wake Forest)
Student Director-Elect - Morgan Beamon (ECU)

National AAFP Congress of Delegates

AAFP Delegate - Richard W. Lord, Jr., MD, MA
AAFP Delegate - Robert L. Rich, Jr., MD
AAFP Alternate Delegate - Tamieka Howell, MD
AAFP Alternate Delegate - Thomas R. White, MD

AAFP Board, Commissions, Committees, & Appointments

  • AAFP Commission on Membership & Member Services - Tamieka ML Howell, MD
  • AAFP Commission on Quality and Practice - Thomas R. White, MD

NCAFP Committee Nomination Process

To be considered for a position on an NCAFP Committee, the NCAFP Foundation Board of Trustees or the NCAFP Board of Directors for a term beginning in December 2022, members must submit a Leadership Nominee Application Form, their CV/Resume and a statement of interest by no later than Friday, May 27.  Key materials for consideration of potential applicants include: