FPMA Leadership

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FPMA Executive Committee

Dr. Zdancewicz head shotPresident
Alissa B. Zdancewicz, DPM
1611 53rd Avenue, W.
Bradenton, FL 34207
Dr. Schmidt head shotPresident-Elect
Larissa M. Schmidt, DPM
410 Celebration Place, Ste. 206
Celebration, FL 34747
Dr. Schweibish head shotVice President
David M. Schweibish, DPM
2020 Hwy. A1A, Ste. 101
Indian Harbour Beach, FL 32937
Dr. Strimbu head shotTreasurer
Adriana P. Strimbu, DPM
404 N. Federal Highway
Hallandale Beach, FL 33009
Dr. Liana Seldin head shotSecretary
Liana G. Seldin, DPM
2828 Coral Way, #309
Coral Gables, FL 33145

Component Presidents

Presidents of FPMA's 23 Components

David M. Schweibish, DPM
Chad C. Watkins, DPM
Adam J. Oxios, DPM
Michael J. Wilkins, DPM
Central Florida
Ramin R. Nadjafi, DPM
Louis S. Giannone, DPM
Andre M. Williams, DPM
North Central Florida
Stephanie Frey, DPM
Peter J. Luthringer, DPM
Northeast Florida
Jorg A. Bober, DPM
Lucita M. Clersaint, DPM
Northwest Florida
Jeffrey T. Weiland, DPM
East Central Florida
Macalee Harlis, Jr., DPM
Palm Beach
Xavier A. Sanchez, DPM
Emerald Coast
Currently VACANT
Robin M. Katz, DPM
Gulf Central Florida
Bryan A. Spooner, DPM
James E. Koon, DPM
John E. Baker, DPM
St. Johns
Ryan J. Pereira, DPM
Zenobia A. Bowen, DPM
Andrew B. Green, DPM
Indian River
Amberly C. Paradoa, DPM


FPMA Committees/Chairs

For more detailed descriptions of FPMA's 10 Standing Committees, click HERE.
Bylaws and Resolutions Committee: This committee receives and/or initiates written proposed amendments to the FPMA Bylaws and/or resolutions, and submits them to the FPMA Executive Board.

Chair: John P. Goggin, DPM
Ethics and Grievance Committee: This committee investigates ethics inquiries or complaints against or concerning members of the association.

Chair: Joseph L. Sindone, DPM
Nomination Committee: Members of this committee serve as election judges and conduct balloting.

Chair: Andre M. Williams, DPM
Budget, Ways and Means Committee: This committee prepares each annual budget and submits it for approval to the FPMA Executive Board.

Chair: Adriana P. Strimbu, DPM
Convention Committee: This committee is responsible for the planning and administration of FPMA's annual conference (SAM), along with other meetings and conferences assigned to it by the President or Executive Board.

General Co-Chairs: Dennis R. Frisch, DPM and Robert Frimmel, DPM
Committee on Insurance Affairs: This committee represents the association at all APMA CAC and PIAC conferences and educates association members in all matters of insurance.

Chair: Mark S. Block, DPM, Vice Chair: John P. Goggin, DPM
Committee on Governmental and Legislative Affairs: This committee initiates and coordinates legislative activity for the association, working closely with the association's Lobbyist.

Co-Chairs: Edward A. Fazekas, DPM and Andre M. Williams, DPM
Committee on Professional Services: This committee orchestrates involvement in the Central Labor Council of the Florida AFL-CIO and attends all Guild 45 meetings.

Chair: Terence D. McDonald, DPM
Committee on Public Affairs: This committee oversees and coordinates all FPMA public affairs activities.

Co-Chairs: Adriana P. Strimbu, DPM and Liana G. Seldin, DPM
Membership Committee: This committee oversees and coordinates FPMA membership-related issues.

Chairs/Co-Chairs: Samir S. Vakil, DPM and Andre M. Williams, DPM (Membership Development); Samir S. Vakil, DPM (Membership Services/Corporate Affinity); and Larissa M. Schmidt, DPM (Young Practitioners)
Communications Committee: This committee maintains effective communication with FPMA members.

Chair: Cary M. Zinkin, DPM

Past Presidents

Past Presidents of FPMA

J.C. Brown, DPM (1922)*Warren L. Simmonds, DPM (1980)*
Otto Tonissen, DPM (1923-24)*Frederick I. Pearl, DPM (1981)*
James M. Adams, DPM (1925)*Bruce N. "Biff" Kramer, DPM (1982)
Harry Danser, DPM (1926)*Lionel Goldstein, DPM (1983)*
Fred L. Porter, DPM (1927)*Murray B. Goldstein, DPM (1984)*
Scofield Lewy, DPM (1928)*Arnold V. Signer, DPM (1985-86)
Raymond Thompson, DPM (1929)*Briant G. Moyles, DPM (1987)
Herbert Lewy, DPM (1930)*Stephen Petrofsky, DPM (1988)
Thomas J. Henchency, DPM (1930-34)*Stephen M. Meritt, DPM (1989)
Harry Young, DPM (1935)*Arthur C. Haspel, DPM (1990)
Joy E. Adams, DPM (1935-38)*Joseph L. Sindone, DPM (1991)
Richard Halton, DPM (1939)*Gerald E. Walker, DPM (1992)
William A. Davis, DPM (1940)*Martin Port, M.S., DPM (1993)
Edward A. Hurd, DPM (1941-44)*Thomas P. Broner, DPM (1994)
Heywood A. Dowling, DPM (1945-47)*Dennis R. Frisch, DPM (1995)
Herbert Feinberg, DPM (1948-49)*Roberta Giudice-Teller, DPM (1996)
Eugene Weiss, DPM (1950)*Barney A. Greenberg, DPM (1997)
William E. Ellison, DPM (1951-52)*Donald J. Popper, DPM (1998)
Rollie Dryfuse, DPM (1953-54)*Joseph H. Strickland, DPM (1999)
Fred N. Laubenthal, DPM (1955)*Edward A. Fazekas, DPM (2000)
Allan S. Horn, DPM (1956-57)*Robert Frimmel, DPM (2001)
Morris Marcus, DPM (1958-59)*Timothy H. Tillo, DPM (2002-03)
John J. McCaffrey, DPM (1960-61)*Cary M. Zinkin, DPM (2004)
Robert A. Giudice, DPM (1962)*Robert D. Katz, DPM (2005)
Irving H. Block, DPM (1963)*Roger G. Beck, DPM (2006)
Seymour Leopold, DPM (1964)*Mark S. Block, DPM (2007)
David A. Stone, DPM (1965)*Linda L. Alexander, DPM (2008)
Elba W. Trice, DPM (1966)*Bradley C. Haves, DPM (2009)
John P. Sweet, DPM (1967)*Terence D. McDonald, DPM (2010)
Rudolph J. Prochaska, DPM (1968)*Robert A. Iannacone, DPM (2011)
Earl R. Horowitz, DPM (1969)*Samir S. Vakil, DPM (2012)
Nicholas G. Kayal, DPM (1970)*John E. Baker, DPM (2013)
James G. Strickland, DPM (1971)Maria G. Noll, DPM (2014)
Seymour Z. Beiser, DPM (1972)Stephen F. Levin, DPM (2015)
Sheldon Willens, DPM (1973)Paul D. Brooks, DPM (2016)
Harvey M. Kopelman, DPM (1974)*Mark A. Lambert, DPM (2017)*
William J. Beaton, DPM (1975)Andrew M. Belis, DPM (2018)
Owen P. Macken, DPM (1976)Andre M. Williams (2019)
James V. Stelnicki, DPM (1977)Samir S. Vakil, DPM (2020)
Sidney R. Weinberg, DPM (1978)*John P. Goggin, DPM (2021)
Robert H. Eder, DPM (1979)*Cary M. Zinkin, DPM (2022)