Physicians committed to patient safety and comfort.

Board of Directors

The MSA Board of Directors manages the business and financial affairs of the Society. It is comprised of: members of the Executive Committee; Director, Alternate Director, Delegates, and Alternate Delegates for the ASA; Chairs of the MSA standing committees; and a senior and junior resident representative from each anesthesia residency program in the state.

Officers / Executive Committee

aniesen
President
(April 2018-April 2019)
rfriedhoff
President-Elect
(April 2018-April 2019)
Vice President
(April 2018-April 2019)
ewittwer
Secretary-Treasurer
(April 2018-April 2020)
iapostolidou
Past President
(April 2018-April 2019)

ASA Director and Alternate Director

dmartin
ASA Director
(April 2018 - April 2021)
aniesen
ASA ALTERNATE DIRECTOR
(April 2018 - April 2021)

Committee Chairs

Bylaws Committee Chair
(April 2018-April 2019)
Communications Committee Chair
(April 2018-April 2019)
Education Committee Chair
(April 2018-April 2019)
John K. Bohman, M.D.
ewittwer
Finance Commitee Chair
(April 2018-April 2019)
hsviggum
Government Affairs Committee Chair
(April 2018 - April 2019)
Judicial Committee Chair
(April 2018-April 2019)
Membership Committee Chair
(April 2018-April 2019)
Nominations Committee Chair
(April 2018-April 2019)

Anesthesiology Resident Representatives

UNIVERSITY OF MINNESOTA SENIOR REPRESENTATIVE
(July 2017 - July 2018)
Sagar Navare, M.D.
MAYO CLINIC SENIOR REPRESENTATIVE
(July 2017 - July 2018)
Asha Nookala, M.D.
UNIVERSITY OF MINNESOTA JUNIOR REPRESENTATIVE
(July 2017 - July 2018)
Lucas Deschenes, M.D.
MAYO CLINIC JUNIOR REPRESENTATIVE
(July 2017 - July 2018)
Layne Bettini, M.D.

ASA Representatives

ASA Delegate
(Oct 2018 - Oct 2021)
ASA Delegate
(Oct 2016 - Oct 2019)
ASA Delegate
(Oct 2017 - Oct 2020)
ewittwer
ASA Delegate
(Oct 2018 - Oct 2019)
ASA Delegate
(Oct 2018 - Oct 2021)
ASA Delegate
(Oct 2018 - Oct 2021)
ASA ALTERNATE DELEGATES
John K. Bohman, M.D.
Catherine Njathi-Ori, M.D.
David Olsen, M.D.