About PAEA

PAEA is the only national organization representing physician assistant educational programs in the United States. Currently, all of the accredited programs in the country are members of the Association. PAEA provides services for faculty at its member programs, as well as to applicants, students, and other stakeholders.

The Association was founded in 1972 as the Association of Physician Assistant Programs. Member programs voted to adopt the current name in 2005.


 PHYSICIAN ASSISTANT EDUCATION ASSOCIATION BOARD OF DIRECTORS


President
Stephane VanderMeulen, MPAS, PA-C
University of Nebraska

President Elect
Jennifer Snyder, PhD, MPAS, PA-C
Butler University

Past President
Karen Hills, MS, PA-C
Duke University

Secretary
Howard Straker, MPH, PA-C
George Washington University

Treasurer
William Kohlhepp, DHSc, PA-C
Quinnipiac University

Director at Large
Mary Jo Bondy, DHEd, MHS, PA-C
AACC/UMB PA Program

Director at Large
Jonathan Bowser, MS, PA-C
University of Colorado

Director at Large
Carl Garrubba, MPA, PA-C, CPA
Chatham University

Director at Large
Janie McDaniel, BSMT, MLS(ASCP)SC
Wake Forest School of Medicine

Director at Large
Harry Pomeranz, MSPH, PA-C
Weill Cornell Medical College

Director at Large
Mona Sedrak, PhD, PA-C
Seton Hall University

Student Member at Large
Jenny Kluznik, MPH, PA-C
Augsburg College