Members of the Board of Governors serve a three-year term and are the grassroots liaisons between the local chapters, or established geographical areas, and the College headquarters. The chair, chair-elect and immediate past chair of the Board of Governors serve on the Board of Trustees.

Leadership (2017-2018)
  • Chair | B. Hadley Wilson, MD, FACC (North Carolina)
    Term of Office: 2017-2018
  • Chair-Elect | Andrew P. Miller, MD, FACC (Alabama)
    Term of Office: 2018-2019
  • Immediate Past Chair | A. Allen Seals, MD, FACC (Florida)
    Term of Office: 2016-2017
Steering Committee (2017-2018)
  • Chair | B. Hadley Wilson, MD, FACC (North Carolina)
  • Chair-Elect | Andrew P. Miller, MD, FACC (Alabama)
  • Immediate Past Chair | A. Allen Seals, MD, FACC (Florida)
  • Jay Alexander, MD, FACC (Illinois)
  • Laxmi S. Mehta, MD, FACC (Ohio)
  • Dhanunjaya Lakkireddy, MBBS, FACC (Kansas)
  • Akshay Khandelwal, MD, FACC (Michigan)
  • Christian Breburda, MD, PhD, FACC (Washington)
  • Eileen Handberg, PhD, ARNP, FACC (CVT Council Chair)
Governors | United States
  • Alabama | Andrew P. Miller, MD, FACC
    Term of Office: 2015-2018
    Governor-Elect: Jason H. Cole, MD, MS, FACC
  • Alaska | Christopher K. Dyke, MD, FACC
    Term of Office: 2016-2019
  • Arizona | Christian S. Breburda, MD, PhD, FACC
    Term of Office: 2016-2019
  • Arkansas | David M. Mego, MD, FACC
    Term of Office: 2016-2019
  • California (Northern) | Garwood Gee, MD, FACC
    Term of Office: 2015-2018
    Governor-Elect: Ramin Manshadi, MD, FACC
  • California (Southern) | Norman E. Lepor, MD, FACC
    Term of Office: 2015-2018
    Governor-Elect: Pranav M. Patel, MD, FACC
  • Colorado | John C. Messenger, MD, FACC
    Term of Office: 2016-2019
  • Connecticut | Kevin G. Kett, MD, FACC
    Term of Office: 2017-2020
  • Delaware | Anthony W. Clay, DO, FACC
    Term of Office: 2017-2020
  • District of Columbia | Charles I. Berul, MD, FACC
    Term of Office: 2015-2018
    Governor-Elect: Jannet F. Lewis, MD, FACC
  • Florida | Fred Kusumoto, MD, FACC
    Term of Office: 2016-2019
  • Georgia | Charles L. Brown III, MD, FACC
    Term of Office: 2016-2019
  • Hawaii | Kevin F. Kwaku, MD, FACC
    Term of Office: 2016-2019
  • Idaho | Nathan E. Green, MD, FACC
    Term of Office: 2016-2019
  • Illinois | Jay H. Alexander, MD, FACC
    Term of Office: 2015-2018
    Governor-Elect: Frank V. Aguirre, MD, FACC
  • Indiana | Raymond E. Dusman, Jr., MD, FACC
    Term of Office: 2016-2019
  • Iowa | Nicolas W. Shammas, MD, FACC
    Term of Office: 2017-2020
  • Kansas | Dhanunjaya R. Lakkireddy, MBBS, FACC
    Term of Office: 2014-2018
    Governor-Elect: Steven D. Owens, MD, FACC
  • Kentucky | Susan S. Smyth, MD, PhD, FACC
    Term of Office: 2016-2019
  • Louisiana | Frank W. Smart, MD, FACC
    Term of Office: 2015-2018
    Governor-Elect: Sangeeta B. Shah, MD, FACC
  • Maine | James P. Parker, MD, FACC
    Term of Office: 2016-2019
  • Maryland | Anuj Gupta, MD, FACC
    Term of Office: 2015-2018
    Governor-Elect: Joseph Edward Marine, MD, FACC
  • Massachusetts | Duane S. Pinto, MD, MPH, FACC
    Term of Office: 2016-2019
  • Michigan | Akshay Khandelwal, MD, FACC
    Term of Office: 2016-2019
  • Minnesota | Randall P. Stark, MD, FACC
    Term of Office: 2016-2019
  • Mississippi | Bryan Barksdale, MD, FACC
    Term of Office: 2017-2020
  • Missouri | Andrew M. Kates, MD, FACC
    Term of Office: 2016-2019
  • Montana | Joseph F. Knapp, Jr., MD, FACC
    Term of Office: 2016-2019
  • Nebraska | Steven L. Martin, MD, FACC
    Term of Office: 2017-2020
  • Nevada | Sanjay Malhotra, MBBS, FACC
    Term of Office: 2017-2020
  • New Hampshire | Daniel M. Philbin, Jr., MD, FACC
    Term of Office: 2017-2020
  • New Jersey | Joel S. Landzberg, MD, FACC
    Term of Office: 2015-2018
    Governor-Elect: Daniel M. Shindler, MD, FACC
  • New Mexico | Daniel B. Friedman, MD, FACC
    Term of Office: 2016-2019
  • New York (Upstate) | Timothy Malins, MD, FACC
    Term of Office: 2015-2018
    Governor-Elect: John Chad Teeters, MD, FACC
  • New York (Metro) | William E. Lawson, MD, FACC
    Term of Office: 2015-2018
    Governor-Elect: Norma M. Keller, MD, FACC
  • North Carolina | William Abernathy, III, MD, FACC
    Term of Office: 2017-2020
  • North Dakota | David J Clardy, MD, FACC
    Term of Office: 2017-2020
  • Ohio | Laxmi S. Mehta, MD, FACC
    Term of Office: 2015-2018
    Governor-Elect: Sanjay Gandhi, MBBS, MBA, FACC
  • Oklahoma | Faisal Latif, MD, FACC
    Term of Office: 2017-2020
  • Oregon | Edward J. Toggart, MD, FACC
    Term of Office: 2016-2019
  • Pennsylvania (Western) | Suresh R. Mulukutla, MD, FACC
    Term of Office: 2016-2019
  • Pennsylvania (Eastern) | Vincent M. Figueredo, MD, FACC
    Term of Office: 2019-2019
  • Puerto Rico | Juan C. Sotomonte, MD, FACC
    Term of Office: 2016-2019
  • Rhode Island | David M. Donaldson, MD, FACC
    Term of Office: 2016-2019
  • South Carolina | Jerry E. Watson, MD, FACC
    Term of Office: 2015-2018
    Governor-Elect: Jesse Paul Jorgensen, MD, FACC
  • South Dakota | K. John Heilman, III, MD, FACC
    Term of Office: 2017-2020
  • Tennessee | Douglas J. Pearce, MD, FACC
    Term of Office: 2015-2018
    Governor-Elect: Alison Bailey, MD, FACC
  • Texas | John P. Erwin, III, MD, FACC
    Term of Office: 2016-2019
  • Utah | John D. Day, MD, FACC
    Term of Office: 2017-2020
  • Vermont | Friederike Keating, MD, FACC
    Term of Office: 2017-2020
  • Virginia | Sarah Joyner, MD, FACC
    Term of Office: 2015-2018
    Governor-Elect: Michael C. Kontos, MD, FACC
  • Washington | Eugene Yang, MD, FACC
    Term of Office: 2017-2020
  • West Virginia | George J. Linsenmeyer, III, MD, FACC
    Term of Office: 2015-2018
    Governor-Elect: Elie George Gharib, MD, FACC
  • Wisconsin | Joshua Liberman, MD, FACC
    Term of Office: 2017-2020
  • Wyoming | Nicholas Stamato MD, FACC
    Term of Office: 2016-2019
Governors | Military and Government
  • U.S. Navy | Eric L. Schwartzman, MD, FACC
    Term of Office: 2015-2019
  • U.S. Army Representative | Todd C. Villines, MD, FACC
    Term of Office: 2014-2018
  • Veterans Administration | Mladen I. Vidovich, MD, FACC
    Term of Office: 2015-2018
  • U.S. Public Health | Dena Wilson, MD, FACC
    Term of Office: 2015-2018
Governors | Canada and Mexico
  • Atlantic Provinces | Barry F. Rose, MD, FACC
    Term of Office: 2016-2019
  • British Columbia | G. B. John Mancini, MD, FACC
    Term of Office: 2017-2020
  • Ontario | Eva M. Lonn, MD, FACC
    Term of Office: 2015-2018
    Governor-Elect: Eva M. Lonn, MD, FACC
  • Prairie Provinces | Andrew L. Morris, MD, FACC
    Term of Office: 2016-2019
  • Quebec | Lawrence G. Rudski, MD, CM, FACC
    Term of Office: 2015-2018
    Governor-Elect: Luc Michael Beauchesne, MD, CM, FACC
  • Mexico | Armando Garcia-Castillo, MD, FACC
    Term of Office: 2017-2020
Liaison Representatives
  • CVT Representative | Eileen M. Handberg, PhD, ARNP, FACC
    Term of Office: 2017-2020
  • FIT Representative | Poonam Velagapudi, MD, MS
    Term of Office: 2017-2018
  • ECP Representative | Anthony Hilliard, MD, FACC
    Term of Office: 2015-2016