The ABA is governed by the Board of Trustees. Board members formulate policy and provide oversight to ensure the success of the association.

President
Lucy Wibbenmeyer, MD, FACS
University of Iowa Hospital and Clinics
Iowa City, IA

Lucy Wibbenmeyer

President-Elect
Ingrid Parry, MS, PT, BT-C
Shriners Hospital for Children
Sacramento, CA

Secretary 
Sharmila Dissanaike, MD, FACS
Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center
Lubbock, TX

Treasurer
Jeffrey E. Carter, MD, FACS
Louisiana State University
New Orleans, LA

Program Chair
Robert Cartotto, MD, FRCS(C)
Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre
Toronto, ON, Canada

Program Chair-Elect
Steven A. Kahn, MD
Medical University of South Carolina
Charleston, SC

Board Members
Lisa Forbes, MSc, OT Reg(MB), BT-C
Health Sciences Centre
Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada

James Hill Holmes, IV, MD, FACS
Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center
Winston-Salem, NC

Jody Rood, RN, BSN
Regions Hospital Burn Center
St. Paul, MN

Victor C. Joe, MD, FACS
University of California Irvine Health Regional Burn Center
Orange, CA

Colleen M. Ryan, MD, FACS
Massachusetts General Hospital
Boston, MA

J. Bradley Wiggins, RN, BSN
University of Utah Health Care
Salt Lake City, UT

Past Presidents
William L. Hickerson, MD, FACS
Firefighters’ Regional Burn Center
Memphis, TN

William G. Cioffi, Jr., MD, FACS
Rhode Island Hospital
Providence, RI