Board of Directors

The AAIP Board of Directors for 2016-2017 consists of eight directors, as specified by the bylaws. Board Members serve a one-year term with the exception of the treasurer who serves a two-year term. Each year during the Annual Conference, the Nominations committee nominates board members who are then voted on by the AAIP Members during the business meeting.

2016-2017 Board of Directors

  • Ron Shaw, MD (Osage/Creek) President
  • Mary Owen, MD (Tlingit) Treasurer
  • Dorothy Rhoades, MD (Kiowa) Secretary 
  • Brian Thompson, MD (Oneida) At Large Director
  • Melvina McCabe, MD (Navajo) At Large Director
  • Katya Adachi, MD (Winnebago/Chippewa) At Large Director
  • Lukejohn Day, MD (Oglala Sioux) At Large Director