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Board of Directors

AACC’s 14-member Board of Directors is ratified by the AACC membership, based on a slate of candidates selected by the association’s membership-elected Nominating Committee after a thorough recruitment and review process.

In addition to five officers—the President, President-elect, Past President, Secretary, and Treasurer—the Board includes six directors who serve 3-year staggered terms, as well as three ex-officio members.

The Board of Directors also exercises its governance responsibilities through three standing committees—the Executive Committee, Finance Committee, and Awards Committee.

Carmen L. Wiley, PhD, DABCC, FAACC (President) is the Chief Clinical Officer at Veravas, Oakdale, Minnesota.

David G. Grenache, PhD (President-Elect) is the Chief Scientific Officer/Clinical Professor of Pathology at TriCore Reference Laboratories, Albuquerque, New Mexico.

Dennis J. Dietzen, PhD, DABCC, FAACC (Past President) is a Professor of Pathology & Immunology and Pediatrics, Washington University School of Medicine; Medical Director of Laboratory Services, St. Louis Children’s Hospital, St. Louis, Missouri.

Anthony A. Killeen, MD, BCh, PhD, DABCC, FAACC (Secretary) is Professor and Vice-Chair for Clinical Affairs, Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota.

Steven Kazmierczak, PhD, DABCC, FAACC (Treasurer) is a Professor of Pathology and Director of Clinical Chemistry and Toxicology at Oregon Health & Science University, Portland, Oregon.

Lorin Bachmann, PhD, DABCC (Director) is Co-Director of Clinical Chemistry, Co-Director, Point of Care Testing, Virginia Commonwealth University Health System, Richmond, Virginia.

Roger L. Bertholf, PhD (ex officio with vote, President of the AACC Academy) is the Director of Clinical Chemistry, Houston Medical Hospital, Houston, Texas.

Shannon Haymond, PhD, DABCC, FAACC (Director) is the Director of Clinical Mass Spectrometry at the Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago, and Associate Professor Pathology at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois.

Mark Marzinke, PhD, DABCC, FAACC is an Associate Professor, Departments of Pathlogy and Medicine at Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, Maryland.

Stephen R. Master, MD, PhD, FAACC (Director) is Director of Central Lab Services at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia and Associate Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

Octavia M. Peck Palmer, PhD, FAACC is an Associate Professor, Departments of Pathology, Critical Care Medicine, Clinical and Translational Science at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

David B. Sacks, MB, ChB, FRCPath (Director) an Adjunct Professor of Medicine at Georgetown University, and a Clinical Professor of Pathology at George Washington University, Washington, DC.

Steven J. Zibrat, MS, MT (ASCP) (ex officio with vote, Chair of Clinical Laboratory Scientists Council) is the Assistant Director, Laboratory Quality Management, University of Chicago Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois.

Janet B. Kreizman (ex-officio) is the CEO of AACC, Washington, DC