American Board of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery

Board of Directors Information

Directors are elected by the Board of Directors from the pool of current and former Senior Examiners based on a vacancy on the Board of Directors. They are selected based on personal qualities, leadership potential, collegiality, specialty area, performance on other ABOHNS activities, and geography, as well as other needs of the ABOHNS including diversity. Directors are eligible to serve two five year terms.

Board of Directors

Clough Shelton, MD, President
Salt Lake City, Utah

David W. Eisele, MD, President-Elect
Baltimore, Maryland


Jeffrey M. Bumpous, MD
Louisville, Kentucky

John S. Rhee, MD,
Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Ramon M. Esclamado, MD
Durham, North Carolina

Kathleen C.Y. Sie, MD
Seattle, Washington

Edward H. Farrior, MD
Tampa, Florida

Timothy L. Smith, MD
Portland, Oregon

Gaelyn C. Garrett, MD
Nashville, Tennessee

Steven A. Telian, MD
Ann Arbor, Michigan

M. Boyd Gillespie, MD
Memphis, Tennessee

Travis Tollefson, MD
Sacramento, California

Marlen R. Hansen, MD
Iowa City, Iowa

Mark C. Weissler, MD
Chapel Hill, North Carolina

Ronald B. Kuppersmith, MD
College Station, Texas

D. Bradley Welling, MD, PhD
Boston, Massachusetts

Bradley Marple, MD
Dallas, Texas