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Executive Committee Members 2021-2022

Executive committee members are selected during a membership election each Spring.

President
Laura Richardson, PhD, RCEP, FACSM; University of Michigan, MI
 
President-Elect
Cemal Ozemek, PhD, ACSM-CEP, FACSM; University of Illinois-Chicago, IL

Immediate Past-President
Trent Hargens, PhD, RCEP, FACSM; James Madison University, VA

Secretary
Garett Griffith, MS, MPH, RCEP; Northwestern University, Evanston, IL

Treasurer
Tim Werner, PhD, RCEP; Salisbury University, MD

Member-At-Large
Kristen Dempsey, MS, RCEP; Newton-Wellesley Hospital, Newton, MA
Webb Smith, PhD, ACSM-CEP; University of Tennessee Health Science, TN
 
Clinical Practitioner Member-At-Large
Mary Stauder, MS, RCEP; Elite Sports Clubs, Brookfield, WI
 
Student Representative
Jamie Pelton, BS; Springfield College, MA

Ex-officio Representatives
ACSM CCRB: Christie Ward Ritacco, PhD; University of Rhode Island, RI

Executive Secretary (appointed)
Wanda Koester, MS, RCEP; Henry Ford Hospital, MI

Committee Chairs 2021-2022

Cemal Ozemek, PhD, ACSM-CEP, FACSM; University of Illinois-Chicago, IL
Garett Griffith, MS, MPH, RCEP; Northwestern University, IL
Aaron Harding, MS, RCEP; Oregon Heart & Vascular Institute, OR
Shirit Kamal-Rosenberg, EdD, ACSM-CEP; Palo Alto VA Health System, CA
Webb Smith, PhD, ACSM-CEP; University of Tennessee Health Science, TN
Mary Stauder, MS, RCEP; Elite Sports Clubs, Brookfield, WI

ACSM Support Staff

Traci Sue Rush, BS, ACSM EP-C

Past Presidents

Trent Hargens, PhD, RCEP, FACSM (2020-2021)
Brad Roy, PhD, ACSM-CEP, FACSM (2019-2020)
Shel Levine, MS, ACSM-CEP (2018-2019)
Dennis Kerrigan, PhD, ACSM-CEP, FACSM (2017-2018)
Sam Headley, PhD, RCEP, FACSM (2016-2017)
Brian Coyne, MEd, RCEP (2015-2016)
Aaron W. Harding, MS, RCEP (2014-2015)
Robert Berry, MS, RCEP, FAACVPR (2013-2014)
David Verrill, MS, RCEP, FAACVPR (2012-2013)
Clinton A. Brawner, PhD, RCEP, FACSM (2011-2012)
Kathleen Cahill, MS, RCEP (2010-2011)
Dino G. Costanzo, MA, RCEP, FACSM (2009-2010)
Randi Lite, MA, RCEP (2008-2009)

Founding Members

Dino G. Costanzo, MA, RCEP, FACSM
Brian Coyne, MEd, RCEP
Carol Harnett, MS
Sam A. E. Headley, PhD, RCEP, FACSM
Steven J. Keteyian, PhD, RCEP, FACSM
Randi Lite, MA, RCEP
Murray Low, EdD, FACSM