Board of Directors

PRESIDENT

Dr. George Chimento
New Orleans

FIRST VICE PRESIDENT / PRESIDENT-ELECT

Dr. R. Shane Barton
Shreveport

SECOND VICE PRESIDENT

Dr. Claude Williams, IV
New Orleans

IMMEDIATE PAST PRESIDENT

Dr. E. Scott Yerger
Lafayette

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. Leslie Sisco-Wise
New Orleans

Northwest Louisiana
Dr. Edward Morgan
Shreveport

Southwest Louisiana
Dr. Steven Hale
Lake Charles

Northeast Louisiana
Dr. Timothy (Daven) Spires, 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