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Board of Directors Nominating Committee

The Nominating Committee is an operating committee of the OPTN chaired by the Vice President/President-Elect. It meets to review and recommend candidates for election to the Board of Directors as Officers and Directors. The Board of Directors will consider the recommendations of the Nominating Committee and may make changes before attaching its final list of nominees to the notice of the annual meeting, or any special meeting called to elect Officers and Directors.

Current Projects

Chair
  • Dr. Matthew Cooper
  • Medstar Georgetown Transplant Institute
Members Organization Position End Term Date
Ms. Suzanne Lane Conrad Iowa Donor Network At Large 6/30/2021  
Dr. Amishi Desai Loyola University Medical Center At Large 6/30/2021  
Ms. Mindy M Dison Mayo Clinic Florida At Large 6/30/2022  
Ms. Sue Dunn General Public Region 8 At Large 6/30/2021  
Dr. Patrick J Healey Seattle Children's Hospital At Large 6/30/2021  
Dr. William H Hildebrand HLA Laboratory at OU Medical Center At Large 6/30/2021  
Mr. Joseph P Hillenburg GPM Joseph Hillenburg At Large 6/30/2021  
Dr. Maryl R Johnson University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics At Large 6/30/2021  
Valinda L Jones General Public Region 3 At Large 6/30/2021  
Ms. Stacee M Lerret Children's Hospital of Wisconsin At Large 6/30/2021  
Mr. Christopher J McLaughlin Division of Transplantation, HHS Ex Officio (non voting) 6/30/2021  
Dr. David C Mulligan Yale New Haven Hospital At Large 6/30/2022  
Mr. Brian M Shepard UNOS Employees Ex Officio (non voting) 4/2/2029  
Ms. Shannon B Taitt Division of Transplantation, HHS Ex Officio (non voting) 6/30/2021  

Meeting summaries