The AAVSB Member Boards appoint voting Delegates who elect the members of the AAVSB Board of Directors and vote on other pertinent association issues at our Annual Meeting. The Board of Directors is responsible for governing the organization. There are numerous committees and task forces that drive the programs and services of the AAVSB.

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2023-2024 AAVSB Board of Directors
Back row from Left to Right: Michelle Shane (KY), Director; Mark Nunez, DVM (CA), Director; Sheila Dodson, DVM (KS), Director; Kim Riker-Brown, DVM (OH), Director; James Penrod, CAE, FASLA, CEO & Secretary; Greg Parks, DVM (SK), Director

Front row from Left to Right: Amy Haywood, LVT (DC) Director; Timothy Kolb, DVM (OH), Treasurer; Kim Gemeinhardt, DVM (NC), President; Frank Richardson, DVM, (NS), President-Elect; Leslie Knachel, MPH (VA), Immediate Past President;

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