Past Board Officers

The following information is from research done in 1996 and may not be entirely correct.

1876 to 1900 – The Board of Examiners of the Medical Society of California (7 Board Members)

Election Date President Secretary
April 1876 James Simpson, M.D. W. A. Grover, M.D.
April 1877 James Simpson, M.D. H. Gibbons, M.D.
April 1878 H. P. Babcock, M.D. (deceased)
G. A. Shurleff, M.D.
Henry Gibbons, M.D.
April 1879 G. M. Bates, M.D. H. H. Plummer, M.D.
April 1880 C. M. Bates R. H. Plummer, M.D.
April 1881 Clinton Cushing, M.D. R. H. Plummer, M.D.
April 1882 Clinton Cushing, M.D. R. H. Plummer, M.D.
April 1883 C. N. Ellinwood, M.D. R. H. Plummer, M.D.
April 1884 James Simpson, M.D. R. H. Plummer, M.D.
April 1885 James Simpson, M.D. R. H. Plummer, M.D.
April 1886 James Simpson, M.D. R. H. Plummer, M.D.
April 1887 C. E. Blake, M.D. William M. Lawlor, M.D.
April 1888 C. E. Blake, M.D. R. H. Plummer, M.D. (resigned)
Winslow Anderson, M.D.
April 1889 C. H. Steele, M.D. Charles Blake, M.D.
April 1890 T. J. Le Tourneux, M.D. Charles E. Blake, M.D.
April 1891 Martin Regensburger, M.D. Charles C. Wadsworth, M.D.
April 1892 Martin Regensburger, M.D. Charles C. Wadsworth, M.D.
April 1893 James Simpson, M.D. Charles C. Wadsworth, M.D.
April 1894 W. B. Lewitt, M.D. Charles C. Wadsworth, M.D.
April 1895 Henry H. Hart, M.D. Charles C. Wadsworth, M.D.
April 1896 Henry H. Hart, M.D. Charles C. Wadsworth, M.D.
April 1897 Henry H. Hart, M.D. Charles C. Wadsworth, M.D.
April 1898 J. Henry Barbat, M.D. Charles C. Wadsworth, M.D.
April 1899 J. M. Williamson, M.D., or
F. B. Carpenter, M.D.
Charles C. Wadsworth, M.D.
April 1900 F. B. Carpenter, M.D. Charles Wadsworth, M.D.

1901 to 1912 – Board of Medical Examiners (9 Board Members)

Election Date President Vice President Secretary Treasurer
1901 E. G. Frisbie, M.D. Charles C. Wadsworth, M.D. George Grant Gere, M.D.
1902 Richard O. Bullis, M.D. D. Dudley Tait, M.D. George Grant Gere, M.D.
1903 D. Dudley Tait, M.D. Lewis A. Perce, M.D. Charles Tisdak, M.D. (deceased)
George Grant Gere, M.D.
1904 Lewis A. Perce, M.D. Walter Thorne, M.D. Dudley Tait, M.D.
1905 John C. King, M.D. Frank B. Carpenter, M.D. Dudley Tait, M.D.
1906 Frank B. Carpenter, M.D., or
John C. King, M.D.
Barnett Mitchell, M.D. Dudley Tait
1907 A. Lincoln Cathran, M.D. J. Park Dougall, M.D. Charles L. Disdale, M.D.
Dudley Tait, M.D. (assoc.)
1908 A. Lincoln Cathran, M.D. George Reinhardt, M.D.
1909 George Reinhardt, M.D. Daine Tasker, D.O. Charles Clark, M.D.
1910 Dain Tasker, D.O. J. Henry Barbat, M.D. Charles Clark, M.D.
1911 Walter Lindley, M.D. W. W. Vanderburgh, M.D. Charles Clark, M.D.
1912 J. Henry Barbat, M.D. Charles Clark, M.D.

1913 to – 1974 Board of Medical Examiners (10 Board Members)

Election Date President Vice President Secretary Treasurer
1913 J. Henry Barbat, M.D., or
W. W. Vanderburgh, M.D.
Fred Gundrum, M.D. Charles B. Pinkham, M.D. Harry E. Alderson, M.D.
1914 Fred F. Gundrum, M.D. Charles Pinkham, M.D. Harry E. Alderson, M.D.
1915 Harry Alderson, M.D. William R. Malony, M.D. Charles Pinkham, M.D. W. W. Vanderburgh, M.D.
1916 Harry Alderson, M.D. William R. Maloney, M.D., or
Arthur M. Smith, M.D.
Charles Pinkham, M.D.
1917 Arthur Smith, M.D. Percy Phillips, M.D. Charles Pinkham, M.D.
1918 Robert A. Campbell, M.D., or
Percy Phillips, M.D.
Charles Pinkham, M.D.
1919 Percy Phillips, M.D. Harry V. Brown, M.D. Charles Pinkham, M.D.
1920 Percy Phillips, M.D. Harry V. Brown, M.D. Charles Pinkham, M.D.
1921 Percy Phillips, M.D. Harry V. Brown, M.D. Charles Pinkham, M.D.
1922 Percy Phillips, M.D. Harry V. Brown, M.D. Charles Pinkham, M.D.
1923 Percy Phillips, M.D. Harry V. Brown, M.D. Charles Pinkham, M.D.
1924 Percy Phillips, M.D. Harry V. Brown, M.D. Charles Pinkham, M.D.
1925 Percy Phillips, M.D. Harry V. Brown, M.D. Charles Pinkham, M.D.
1926 Percy Phillips, M.D. Harry V. Brown, M.D. Charles Pinkham, M.D.
1927 Percy Phillips, M.D. Harry V. Brown, M.D. Charles Pinkham, M.D.
1928 Percy Phillips, M.D. Harry V. Brown, M.D. Charles Pinkham, M.D.
1929 Percy Phillips, M.D. Harry V. Brown, M.D. Charles Pinkham, M.D.
1930 Percy Phillips, M.D. Harry V. Brown, M.D. Charles Pinkham, M.D.
1931 Percy Phillips, M.D. Harry V. Brown, M.D. Charles Pinkham, M.D.
1932 Percy Phillips, M.D. William R. Malony, M.D. Charles Pinkham, M.D.
1933 William R. Malony, M.D. Clark Abbott, M.D. Charles Pinkham, M.D.
1934 Charles Pinkham, M.D.
1935 Charles Pinkham, M.D.
1936 Charles Pinkham, M.D.
1937 Charles Pinkham, M.D.
1938 Charles Pinkham, M.D.
1939 Charles Pinkham, M.D.
1940 George Thomason, M.D. Charles Pinkham, M.D.
1941 Clark Abbott, M.D. Fred DeLappe, M.D. Charles Pinkham, M.D.
1942 Fred DeLappe, M.D., and
Percival Dolman, M.D.
Percival Dolman, M.D., and
George Thomason, M.D.
Charles Pinkham, M.D.
1943 George Thomason, M.D. Alvin Cerf, M.D. Charles Pinkham, M.D., and
Frederick Scateba, M.D.
1944—1973 Officer Information Unavailable
1974 Paul J. Dugan, M.D. Gary S. Nye, M.D. Gary S. Nye, M.D.

1975 to 1989 – Board Of Medical Quality Assurance (19 Board Members): Division of Allied Health Professions (DAHP), Division of Licensing (DOL), and Division of Medical Quality (DMQ)

Election Date President Vice President Secretary
1975 R. Theodore Nussdorf, M.D. Harry Oberhelman, Jr., M.D.
1976 Sherwin Memel, J.D. J. Alfred Rider, M.D., and
Barry Warshaw, M.D.
1977 William Gerber, M.D.
Jeoffry Gordon, M.D. (DAHP)
John P. Bunker, M.D. (DOL)
Eugene C. Feldman, M.D. (DMQ)
Versia Metcalf
Versia Metcalf (DAHP)
Florence Stroud, R.N. (DOL)
James Lockhart, M.D. (DMQ)
Barry Warshaw, M.D.
Barry Warshaw, M.D. (DAHP)
Harry Oberhelman, Jr., M.D. (DOL)
Blanche Bersch, J.D. (DMQ)
1978 Florence Stroud, R.N.
Jeoffry Gordon, M.D. (DAHP)
William Gerber, M.D. (DOL)
Eugene C. Feldman, M.D. (DMQ)
Barry Warshaw, M.D.
Versia Metcalf (DAHP)
Jane F. Lee, M.D. (DOL)
James P. Lockhart, M.D. (DMQ)
Versia Metcalf
— (DAHP)
Harry A. Oberhelman, Jr., M.D. (DOL)
Michael J. Carella, Ph.D. (DMQ)
1979 Harry A. Oberhelman, Jr. , M.D.
Jeoffry Gordon, M.D. (DAHP)
William Gerber, M.D. (DOL)
James Lockhart, M.D. (DMQ)
Versia Metcalf, and
Jane F. Lee, M.D.
Versia Metcalf (DAHP)
Florence Stroud (DOL)
Barry Warshaw, M.D. (DMQ)

— (DAHP)
Sara Miller (DOL)
A. David Axelrad, M.D. (DMQ)
1980 Ben Winters
Anne Salsbury (DAHP)
Florence Stroud (DOL)
Eugene Feldman, M.D. (DMQ)
Marc Babitz, M.D.
Marc Babitz, M.D. (DAHP)
— (DOL)
Michael J. Carella, Ph.D. (DMQ)

— (DAHP)
Sara Miller (DOL)
A. David Axelrad, M.D. (DMQ)
1981 Ben Winters
Marc Babitz, M.D. (DAHP)
Florence Stroud (DOL)
James Lockhart, M.D. (DMQ)
Harry Oberhelman, Jr., M.D.
Anne Salsbury (DAHP)
Frederic Quevedo, M.D. (DOL)
Lawrence Hill, M.D. (DMQ)

— (DAHP)
William Gerber, M.D. (DOL)
Miller Medearis (DMQ)
1982 Eugene Feldman, M.D.
Jeoffry Gordon, M.D. (DAHP)
Lindy Kumagai, M.D. (DOL)
Lawrence Hill, M.D. (DMQ)
Marc Babitz, M.D.
Marc Babitz, M.D. (DAHP)
Frederic Quevedo, M.D. (DOL)
Barry Warshaw, M.D. (DMQ)

— (DAHP)
William Gerber, M.D. (DOL)
Miller Medearis (DMQ)
1983 Jeoffry Gordon, M.D.
Warren Mills, M.D. (DAHP)
Lindy Kumagai, M.D. (DOL)
Ben Winters (DMQ)
Lindy Kumagai, M.D.
Anne Salsbury (DAHP)
Raymond Mallel (DOL)
James Lockhart, M.D. (DMQ)

— (DAHP)
Maire McAuliffe, M.D. (DOL)
Miller Medearis (DMQ)
1984 Raymond Mallel
Charles Aronberg, M.D. (DAHP)
Maire McAuliffe, M.D. (DOL)
Barry Warshaw, M.D. (DMQ)
Lindy Kumagai, M.D.
Warren Mills, M.D. (DAHP)
Galal Gough, M.D. (DOL)
Eugene Ellis, M.D. (DMQ)

— (DAHP)
James Magnall, M.D. (DOL)
Miller Medearis (DMQ)
1985 Lindy Kumagai, M.D.
Charles Aronberg, M.D. (DAHP)
Galal Gough, M.D. (DOL)
Eugene J. Ellis, M.D. (DMQ)
Miller Medearis
Warren Mills, M.D. (DAHP)
Maire McAuliffe, M.D. (DOL)
Rendel Levonian, M.D. (DMQ)

— (DAHP)
James Magnall, M.D. (DOL)
Miller Medearis (DMQ)
1986 Galal Gough, M.D.
Jerome H. Unatin, M.D. (DAHP)
J. Alfred Rider, M.D. (DOL)
Eugene J. Ellis, M.D. (DMQ)
Rendel Levonian, M.D.
John Tsao, M.D. (DAHP)
Lindy Kumagai, M.D., and
Galal Gough, M.D. (DOL)
Neal Maslan (DMQ)

— (DAHP)
James Magnall, M.D. (DOL)
John W. Simmons (DMQ)
1987 Rendel Levonian, M.D.
John Tsao, M.D. (DAHP)
J. Alfred Rider, M.D. (DOL)
Eugene J. Ellis, M.D. (DMQ)
Neal Maslan, and
Eugene Ellis, M.D.
Richard Andrews (DAHP)
Galal Gough, M.D. (DOL)
Andrew Lucine, M.D. (DMQ)

— (DAHP)
John C. Lungren, M.D. (DOL)
John W. Simmons (DMQ)
1988 Eugene Ellis, M.D.
John Tsao, M.D. (DAHP)
John Lungren, M.D. (DOL)
Rendel Levonian, M.D. (DMQ)
J. Alfred Rider, M.D.
Jacquelin Trestrail, M.D. (DAHP)
Jerome Unatin, M.D. (DOL)
John Kassabian, M.D. (DMQ)

Madison Richardson, M.D. (DAHP)
Audrey Melikian (DOL)
Theresa Claassen (DMQ)
1989 Galal Gough, M.D.
Jacquelin Trestrail, M.D. (DAHP)
Jerome Unatin, M.D. (DOL)
Eugene Ellis, M.D. (DMQ)
John Tsao, M.D.
Madison Richardson, M.D. (DAHP)
C. Fredrick Milkie, M.D. (DOL)
Andrew Lucine, M.D. (DMQ)
Madison Richardson, M.D.
Alfred Song (DAHP)
Ray Mallel (DOL)
Theresa Claassen (DMQ)

1990 to 1994 – Medical Board of California (19 Board Members)

Election Date President Vice President Secretary
1990 J. Alfred Rider, M.D.
Jacquelin Trestrail, M.D. (DAHP)
C. Fredrick Milkie, M.D. (DOL)
Rendel Levonian, M.D. (DMQ)
John Tsao, M.D.
Bruce Hasenkamp (DAHP)
John C. Lungren, M.D. (DOL)
Frank Albino (DMQ)
Jerome Unatin, M.D.
Madison Richardson, M.D. (DAHP)
Audrey Melikian (DOL)
Theresa Claassen (DMQ)
1991 John Tsao, M.D.
Bruce Hasenkamp (DAHP)
J. Alfred Rider, M.D. (DOL)
Frank Albino (DMQ)
C. Fredrick Milkie, M.D.
Madison Richardson, M.D. (DAHP)
John Lungren, M.D. (DOL)
John Kassabian, M.D. (DMQ)
Jacquelin Trestrail, M.D.
— (DAHP)
Audrey Melikian (DOL)
Theresa Claassen (DMQ)
1992 C. Fredrick Milkie, M.D.
Madison Richardson, M.D. (DAHP)
J. Alfred Rider, M.D. (DOL)
Frank Albino (DMQ)
Frank Albino
Alfred Song (DAHP)
John Lungren, M.D. (DOL)
John Kassabian, M.D. (DMQ)
Bruce Hasenkamp
— (DAHP)
Audrey Melikian, and
Robert del Junco, M.D. (DOL)
Theresa Claassen (DMQ)
1993 Jacquelin Trestrail, M.D.
Madison Richardson, M.D. (DAHP)
Ray Mallel (DOL)
Michael Weisman, M.D. (DMQ)
Bruce Hasenkamp
Mike Mirahmadi, M.D. (DAHP)
C. Fredrick Milkie, M.D. (DOL)
John Kassabian, M.D. (DMQ)
Robert del Junco, M.D.
— (DAHP)
Robert del Junco, M.D. (DOL)
Theresa Claassen (DMQ)
January 1994 Bruce Hasenkamp
Mike Mirahmadi, M.D. (DAHP)
Robert del Junco, M.D. (DOL)
Karen McElliott (DMQ)
Robert del Junco, M.D.
Stewart Hsieh (DAHP)
B. Camille Williams, M.D. (DOL)
— (DMQ)
Alan Shumacher, M.D.
— (DAHP)
Ray Mallel (DOL)
Alan Shumacher, M.D. (DMQ)

1995 to 2002 – Medical Board of California (19 Board Members): DAHP expired by statute on 7/1/94

Election Date President Vice President Secretary
January 1995 Robert del Junco, M.D.
Ray Mallel (DOL)
Karen McElliott (DMQ)
Alan Shumacher, M.D.
Thomas Joas, M.D. (DOL)
Anabel Anderson Imbert, M.D. (DMQ)
Stewart Hsieh, J.D.
Bruce Hasenkamp, J.D. (DOL)
Alan Shumacher, M.D. (DMQ)
January 1996 Alan Shumacher, M.D.
Thomas Joas, M.D. (DOL)
Anabel Anderson Imbert, M.D. (DMQ)
Stewart Hsieh, M.D.
Raja Toke, M.D. (DOL)
Ira Lubell, M.D. (DMQ)
Thomas Joas, J.D.
Bruce Hasenkamp, J.D. (DOL)
— (DMQ)
January 1997 Stewart Hsieh, J.D.
Raja Toke, M.D. (DOL)
Anabel Anderson Imbert, M.D. (DMQ)
Thomas A. Joas, M.D.
William Friedman, M.D. (DOL)
Ira Lubell, M.D., M.P.H. (DMQ)
Karen McElliott
Bruce H. Hasenkamp, J.D. (DOL)
— (DMQ)
January 1998 Thomas A. Joas, M.D.
Bruce H. Hasenkamp, J.D. (DOL)
Ira Lubell, M.D., M.P.H. (DMQ)
Karen McElliott
Bernard S. Alpert, M.D. (DOL)
Carol Hurvitz, M.D. (DMQ)
Bernard S. Alpert, M.D.
Thomas A. Joas, M.D. (DOL)
— (DMQ)
July 1999 Karen McElliott
Bernard S. Alpert, M.D. (DOL)
Ira Lubell, M.D. (DMQ)
Bernard S. Alpert, M.D.
Thomas A. Joas, M.D. (DOL)
Carole Hurvitz, M.D. (DMQ)
Jack Bruner, M.D.
Bruce H. Hasenkamp, J.D. (DOL)
Alan E. Shumacher, M.D. (DMQ)
October 1999 Karen McElliott
Thomas A. Joas, M.D. (DOL)
Ira Lubell, M.D., M.P.H. (DMQ)

— (DOL)
— (DMQ)

Bruce H. Hasenkamp, J.D. (DOL)
Alan E. Shumacher, M.D. (DMQ)
January 2000 Karen McElliott
Thomas A. Joas, M.D. (DOL)
Ira Lubell, M.D., M.P.H. (DMQ)
Ira Lubell, M.D., M.P.H.
— (DOL)
— (DMQ)
Kip S. Skidmore
Bruce Hasenkamp, J.D. (DOL)
Alan Shumacher, M.D. (DMQ)
July 2001 Bernard S. Alpert, M.D.
Gary Gitnick, M.D. (DOL)
Hazem H. Chehabi, M.D. (DMQ)
Gary Gitnick, M.D.
Mitchell S. Karlan, M.D. (DOL)
Rudy Bermudez (DMQ)
Hazem H. Chehabi, M.D.
James A. Bolton, Ph.D. (DOL)
Lorie G. Rice (DMQ)
July 2002 Gary Gitnick, M.D.
Mitchell S. Karlan, M.D. (DOL)
Ronald H. Wender, M.D. (DMQ)
Hazem H. Chehabi, M.D.
James A. Bolton, Ph.D. (DOL)
Lorie G. Rice (DMQ)
Mitchell S. Karlan, M.D.
Richard D. Fantozzi, M.D. (DOL)
Ronald L. Morton, M.D. (DMQ)

2003 to 2007 – Medical Board of California (21 Board Members)

Election Date President Vice President Secretary
July 2003 Hazem H. Chehabi, M.D.
Mitchell S. Karlan, M.D. (DOL)
Ronald H. Wender, M.D. (DMQ)
Mitchell S. Karlan, M.D.
James A. Bolton, Ph.D. (DOL)
Lorie G. Rice (DMQ)
Ronald H. Wender, M.D.
Richard D. Fantozzi, M.D. (DOL)
Ronald L. Morton, M.D. (DMQ)
July 2004 Mitchell S. Karlan, M.D.
James A. Bolton, Ph.D. (DOL)
Lorie G. Rice (DMQ)
Ronald H. Wender, M.D.
Richard D. Fantozzi, M.D. (DOL)
Ronald L. Morton, M.D. (DMQ)
Steve Alexander
Salma Haider (DOL)
Ronald L. Moy, M.D. (DMQ)
May 2005 Ronald H. Wender, M.D.
Richard D. Fantozzi, M.D. (DOL)
Ronald L. Moy, M.D. (DMQ)
Steve Alexander
James A. Bolton, Ph.D. (DOL)
Cesar Aristeiguieta, M.D. (DMQ)
Lorie G. Rice, M.P.H.
Laurie C. Gregg, M.D. (DOL)
Martin Greenberg, Ph.D. (DMQ)
May 2006 Steve Alexander
Richard D. Fantozzi, M.D. (DOL)
Cesar Aristeiguieta, M.D. (DMQ)
Lorie G. Rice, M.P.H.
Laurie C. Gregg, M.D. (DOL)
Martin Greenberg, Ph.D. (DMQ)
Richard D. Fantozzi, M.D.
Hedy Chang (DOL)
Barbara Yaroslavsky (DMQ)
November 2006 Steve Alexander
Richard D. Fantozzi, M.D. (DOL)
Cesar Aristeiguieta, M.D. (DMQ)
Richard D. Fantozzi, M.D.
— (DOL)
Barbara Yaroslavsky (DMQ)
Ronald L. Moy, M.D.
Hedy Chang (DOL)
Stephen Corday, M.D. (DMQ)
April 2007 Richard D. Fantozzi, M.D.
Ronald L. Moy, M.D.
Laurie C. Gregg, M.D.
December 2007 Richard D. Fantozzi, M.D. Cesar Aristeiguieta, M.D. Hedy Chang

2008 to Present – Medical Board of California (15 Board Members): DMQ and DOL eliminated 1/1/08

Election Date President Vice President Secretary
November 2008 Richard D. Fantozzi, M.D. Frank Zerunyan, J.D. (1st)
Barbara Yaroslavsky (2nd)
Hedy Chang
June 2009 Barbara Yaroslavsky Frank Zerunyan, J.D. Hedy Chang
July 2010 Barbara Yaroslavsky Frank Zerunyan, J.D. Hedy Chang
July 2011 Barbara Yaroslavsky Janet Salmonson, M.D. Evelyn “Gerrie” Schipske,
R.N.P., J.D.
July 2012 Sharon Levine, M.D. Shelton Duruisseau, Ph.D. Jorge Carreon, M.D.
October 2012 Sharon Levine, M.D. Evelyn “Gerrie” Schipske,
R.N.P., J.D.
Silvia Diego, M.D.
July 2013 Sharon Levine, M.D. David Serrano-Sewell Silvia Diego, M.D.
July 2014 David Serrano-Sewell Dev GnanaDev, M.D. Denise Pines
July 2015 David Serrano-Sewell Dev GnanaDev, M.D. Denise Pines
July 2016 Dev GnanaDev, M.D. Denise Pines Ronald Lewis, M.D.
July 2017 Dev GnanaDev, M.D. Denise Pines Ronald Lewis, M.D.
July 2018 Denise Pines Ronald Lewis, M.D. Michelle Anne Bholat, M.D.
August 2019 Denise Pines Ronald Lewis, M.D. Howard R. Krauss, M.D.