Michael S. Seely, M.S., CPTC, is executive director of Pacific Northwest Transplant Bank based at Oregon Health and Science University (OHSU) in Portland. His responsibilties at OHSU include oversight of transplant services.
He has served on the the OPTN/UNOS membership and professional standards committee and its policy compliance and data subcommittees. He is a former chair of the OPTN/UNOS organ procurement organization committee. He also has served on the OPTN/UNOS data working group. He is a former member of the OPTN/UNOS ethics committee as well as the Council for Organ Availability and its organ sharing technical subcommittee.
Seely currently serves on the SRTR [Scientific Registry of Transplant Recipients] technical advisory committee. He is on the board of directors of Community Blood Center/Community Tissue Services and of Donate Life Northwest. He is a past president of the Association of Organ Procurement Organizations (AOPO) and serves on AOPO's past-president advisory panel and its memorial fund oversight committee. He is the 1996 recipient of AOPO's Sandoz Excellence in Management Award. He served on the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services' Advisory Committee on Organ Transplantation (ACOT) and on the board of directors of Donate Life America.
Seely has a master's degree in management from Antioch University in Seattle, a bachelor of science degree in nursing from Thomas Jefferson University in Philadelphia and a bachelor of arts degree in religion from Dickinson College in Carlisle, Pa.