Board of Directors

PRESIDENT

Dr. E. Scott Yerger
Lafayette

FIRST VICE PRESIDENT / PRESIDENT-ELECT

Dr. George Chimento
New Orleans

SECOND VICE PRESIDENT

Dr. R. Shane Barton
Shreveport

IMMEDIATE PAST PRESIDENT

Dr. Felix (Buddy) Savoie III
New Orleans

TREASURER

Michael Leddy III, MD
Alexandria

LEGISLATIVE CHAIRMAN

Clark A. Gunderson, MD
Lake Charles

WORKERS’ COMPENSATION CHAIRMAN

Dr. Kevin Darr
Covington

SPECIAL ADVISOR

Dr. Chris Rich
Alexandria

REGIONAL DIRECTORS

Acadiana
Dr. Matthew Williams
Lafayette

Bayou
Dr. Patrick Ellender
Thibodaux

Central
Dr. Timothy Randell
Alexandria

Greater Baton Rouge
Dr. Chip Bankston
Baton Rouge

Greater New Orleans
Dr. Claude Williams IV
New Orleans

Northwest
Dr. Edward Morgan
Shreveport

Southwest
Dr. Steven Hale
Lake Charles

Northeast Louisiana
Dr. Martin deGravelle Jr
Monroe

Northshore
Dr. Samir Shamieh
Covington

AAOS BOARD OF COUNCILORS

Dr. Ricardo J. Rodriguez
Baton Rouge

Dr . Daniel J. Gallagher
Gretna

EX OFFICIO HISTORIAN
APPOINTED

James R. Lafleur, MD
Lafayette