OFFICERS & COMMITTEES
2022-2023

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Marianne Y. Ash, DVM, MVPH, DACVPM, FNAP

President

Dr. Ash recently retired as Director of the Division of Animal Programs of the Indiana State Board of Health. She is also Adjunct Professor at the Purdue University College of Veterinary Medicine.

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John H. de Jong, DVM

President-elect / Program Chair

Dr. de Jong currently owns the Boston Mobile Veterinary Clinic and is former owner and Medical Director of Newton Animal Hospital. He served as President of the American Veterinary Medical Association in 2018-2019 and is currently treasurer of the World Small Animal Veterinary Association and president-elect of the World Veterinary Association.

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Pat Kennedy Arrington, DVM, CVFP

Past President

President Arrington is founder, owner and medical director of the Jefferson Animal Hospital and Regional Emergency and Trauma Center in Louisville, Kentucky. 

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Susanne K. Whitaker, MSLS, AHIP

Secretary-Treasurer

Susanne Whitaker is a retired veterinary medical librarian from the Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine.

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Margaret M. Brosnahan, DVM, PhD, DACVIM, CERP

At-Large Board Member

Dr. Brosnahan is Associate Professor of Equine Medicine at Midwestern University College of Veterinary Medicine. 

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Arnold L. Goldman, DVM

At-large Board Member

Dr. Goldman has been founder, owner and medical director of the Canton Animal Hospital in Canton, Connecticut since 1995.

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Shannon Greeley, DVM

At-large Board Member

Dr. Greeley is owner and medical director of Scottsdale Animal Clinic. She is past president of the Chicago Veterinary Medical Association (CVMA) and active in many veterinary professional organizations.

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John Howe, DVM

At-large Board Member

Dr. Howe established the North Country Veterinary Clinic, a large mixed animal practice in Grand Rapids, Minnesota. He served as President of the American Veterinary Medical Association in 2019-2020.

OFFICERS:

 

PRESIDENT

Marianne Y. Ash, DVM, MVPH, DACVPM, FNAP

2514 Marruth Drive

Lafayette, IN 47905-7809

Tel: 765-423-4272

Email: MarianneYAsh@gmail.com

PRESIDENT-ELECT / PROGRAM CHAIR

John H. de Jong, DVM 

338D Boylston Street

Newton, MA 02459-2877

Cell: 617-968-0809

Email: drjdejong@comcast.net

IMMEDIATE PAST PRESIDENT

Patricia Kennedy Arrington, DVM, CVFP

45o4 Outer Loop

Louisville, KY 40219

Tel: 502-966-4104

Cell: 502-931-1932

Email: bestvet71@aol.com

 

SECRETARY – TREASURER

Susanne K. Whitaker, MSLS, AHIP (2-year term through 2024)

23 Wedgewood Drive

Ithaca, NY 14850-1064

Tel: 607-257-9248

Email: skw2@cornell.edu or avmhs.info@gmail.com

 

 

AT-LARGE BOARD MEMBERS:

 

Margaret M. Brosnahan, DVM, PhD, DACVIM, CERF (2-year term thru 2024)

11448 North 7th Street

Scottsdale, AZ 58254-5176

Tel: 

Email: mmb263@cornell.edu

Arnold L. Goldman, DVM (2-year term thru 2023)

198 Albany Turnpike

Canton, CT 06019-2541

Tel: 

Email:drrne@comcast.net

Shannon Greeley, DVM (2-year term through 2024)

8528 South Cicero Avenue

Burbank, IL 60459-2810

Tel: 773-793-6891

Email: animalassociate@aol.com

John Howe, DVM (2-year term thru 2023)

13472 West Splithand Road

Grand Rapids, MN 55744-5992

Tel: 

Email: drjohn.howe@gmail.com

 

 

WEBSITE MANAGER

 

Kevan P. Flaming DVM, PhD

Veterinary Specialist

Center for Food Security and Public Health

2170 Veterinary Medicine

Iowa State University

Ames IA 50011

Tel: 515-257-6552

Email: kpflamin@iastate.edu

http://www.cfsph.iastate.edu

 

 

COMMITTEES, PROGRAMS, AND PROJECTS:

 

Ad hoc AVMA EXHIBIT BOOTH COMMITTEE

(To be appointed annually)

INTERIM NEWS & COMMENT NEWSLETTER

Susanne Whitaker, reporter

Helen Wojcinski, DVM, reporter

MEMBERSHIP COMMITTEE

Helen Wojcinski, DVM, DVSc, DACVP 

2724 Littleleaf Lane

Hillsborough, NC 27278-7720

Tel: 734-730-5565

Email: helenwojcinski@gmail.com

NOMINATING COMMITTEE

(To be appointed) 

ORAL HISTORIES OF VETERINARY MEDICINE PROGRAM

Fred J. Born, DVM, chair

Tel: 920-517-9065

Email: fjborn@att.net

REGISTRY OF HERITAGE VETERINARY PRACTICES

Including, National Register of Historic Places

Jerry M. Owens, DVM, coordinator

831 Madrone Road

Glen Ellen, CA 95442-9465

Tel: 510-506-0998 (cell)

Email: jerrythevet46@gmail.com

 

SMITHCORS ESSAY CONTEST COMMITTEE

Martha A. Littlefield, DVM, MS, CVA,  chair

732 Rapides Street

Baton Rouge, LA 70806-6127

Tel: 

Email: drmarthalittlefield@icloud, com

           

Judges:

            Pat Kennedy Arrington, DVM

            San Hendrix

            Cynthia Hoobler, DVM, MPH     

            Linda K. Schlater, DVM 

           Susan Aiello, DVM, ELS

TIME-BITES HISTORICAL STORIES PROJECT 

Susan E. Aiello, DVM, ELS, editor

724 Tanasi Trail

Townsend, TN 37881-3030

Tel: 937-499-0100

Email: susan@words-world.net

VETERINARY HERITAGE PUBLICATION COMMITTEE

Susanne Whitaker, editor

Susan E. Aiello, DVM, ELS, associate editor 

            Members:

            Russell W. Currier, DVM, MPH, DACVPM

            Howard H. Erickson, DVM, PhD

           

VETERINARY MUSEUMS AND EXHIBITS DIRECTORY PROJECT

Robert S. Treat, Sr., DVM, chair

Tel: 802-362-2523

Email: sbtreat@sover,net