FPMA Leadership

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Officers

FPMA Executive Committee

Dr. Samir VakilPresident
Samir S. Vakil, DPM
352 Milus Street
Punta Gorda, FL 33950
 Dr. Alissa ZdancewiczTreasurer
Alissa B. Zdancewicz, DPM
1611 53rd Avenue, W.
Bradenton, FL 34207
Dr. John GogginPresident-Elect
John P. Goggin, DPM
2209 S. 25th Street
Fort Pierce, FL 34953
  Secretary
Larissa M. Schmidt, DPM
410 Celebration Place, Ste. 206
Celebration, FL 34747
Dr. Cary ZinkinVice President
Cary M. Zinkin, DPM
P.O. Box 4997
Deerfield Beach, FL 33442
 Dr. Andre WilliamsImmediate Past President
Andre M. Williams, DPM
352 Milus Street
Punta Gorda, FL 33950

Component Presidents

Presidents of FPMA's 23 Components

Brevard
David M. Schweibish, DPM
Lake-Sumter
Matthew F. Villani, DPM
Broward
Terence D. McDonald, DPM
Lee
Krista M. Howard, DPM
Central Florida
Larissa M. Schmidt, DPM
Manasota
Alissa B. Zdancewicz, DPM
Charlotte
TaNika Harlis, DPM
North Central Florida
Stephanie Frey, DPM
Collier
Peter J. Luthinger, DPM
Northeast Florida
Jorg A. Bober, DPM
Dade
Percy L. Nelson, DPM
Northwest Florida
Mark A. Lambert, DPM
East Central Florida
Robert A. Iannacone, DPM
Palm Beach
Gregory R. Boco, DPM
Emerald Coast
Currently VACANT
Pinellas
Joseph H. Strickland, DPM
Gulf Central Florida
Russell W. Rowan, DPM
Polk
James E. Koon, DPM
Hernando
John E. Baker, DPM
St. Johns
Ryan J. Pereira, DPM
Hillsborough
Robert E. Creighton, DPM
Volusia
Laura M. Walton, DPM
Indian River
Amberly C. Paradoa, DPM
 

Committees

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: Terence D. McDonald, DPM
Ethics and Grievance Committee: This committee investigates ethics inquiries or complaints against or concerning members of the association.

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

Co-Chairs: Donald Popper, DPM & Stephen F. Levin, DPM
Budget, Ways and Means Committee: This committee prepares each annual budget and submits it for approval to the FPMA Executive Board.

Chair: Alissa B. Zdancewicz, 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.

Co-Chairs: Dennis R. Frisch, DPM and Barney A. Greenberg, 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
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: Terence D. McDonald, DPM & 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.

Chair: Adriana Strimbu, DPM
Membership Committee: This committee oversees and coordinates FPMA membership-related issues.

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

Co-Chairs: Cary M. Zinkin, DPM & Grace Torres Hodges, DPM

Past Presidents

Past Presidents of FPMA

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