Officers

Howard Melton, MD, FACS

President

4 Live Oak Ct
Moultrie, GA 31768

Jyotirmay Sharma, MD, FACS

President-Elect

1365 Clifton Road NE
Emory Clinic Bldg. A, Ste 3335
Atlanta, GA 30322

Benjie Christie, MD, FACS

Vice President

777 Hemlock St MSC 140
Macon, GA 31201

David E. Carney, MD, FACS

Secretary

105 Herb River Drive
Savannah, GA 31406

Cassandra White, MD, FACS

Treasurer

1120 15th Street
BB4514
Augusta, GA 30907

Board of Directors

Ankit Patel, MD, FACS

Education Committee Chair

25 Spring Street
Decatur, GA 30030

Christopher Dente, MD, FACS

Committee on Trauma Chair

69 Jesse Hill Jr Dr SE Ste 311
Atlanta, GA 30301

Tracy Chason, MD, FACS

Community Surgeons Committee Chair

60 Moorman Dr
Tifton, GA 31794

Kristin Tott, MD, FACS

Rural Surgeons Committee Chair

275 Edgewood Dr
Americus, GA 31709

Harold L. Kent, MD, FACS

Legislative/SURGPAC Chair

3226 F Hampton Ave
Brunswick, GA 31520

Shaneeta Johnson, MD, FACS

Women Surgeons Chair

3316 Wolf Club Ln SW
Atlanta, GA

Elizabeth McKeown, MD, FACS

Young Fellow Committee Chair

Memorial/HCA
4700 Waters Ave
1st Floor Surgeons Bldg
Savannah, GA 31404

Maria C. Russell, MD, FACS

Commission on Cancer Chair

550 Peachtree St Emory Midtown
Atlanta, GA 30322

Katherine McBride, MD

RAS Associate

Memorial Medical Center
4700 Waters Avenue
Savannah, GA 31404

Christina Munford, MD

RAS Resident

Memorial Medical Center
4700 Waters Avenue
Savannah, GA 31404

Muhammad Saeed, MD, FACS

Surgical Quality Improvement

Augusta University
Augusta, GA

Danny Vaughn, MD, FACS

At-Large

Macon, GA

John Odom, MD, FACS

At-Large

Rincon, GA

Dennis Ashley, MD, FACS

Immediate Past President

Macon, GA

ACS Governors (Ex Officio to the Board)

Howard Melton, MD, FACS

ACS Governors at Large

Jyotirmay Sharma, MD, FACS

ACS Governors at Large

Heather MacNew, MD, FACS

ACS Governors at Large

Benjie Christie, MD, FACS

ACS Governors at Large

Barbara J. Pettitt, MD, FACS

ACS Specialty Governor from Georgia

Department of Surgery
1364 Clifton Road NE
Room H-118
Atlanta, GA 30322

Executive Director

Kathy D. Browning

Executive Director

1740 Hudson Bridge Road
Suite 1224
Stockbridge, GA 30281