WCMS Association Board of Directors

Officers

President

MaryShell Zaffino, MD

Specialty: Family Medicine

Practice: Blue Ridge Community Health Services (Henderson)

President Elect

Raymond Thertulien, MD

Specialty: Hematology & Oncology

Practice: Asheville Hematology & Oncology (Buncombe)


 

Treasurer

S. Mark McNeill, MD

Specialty: Family Medicine

Practice: Trillium Family Medicine (Buncombe)
 

Secretary

Mike Parmer, DO

Specialty: Hospice & Palliative Care

Practice: CarePartners Hospice & Palliative Care (Buncombe)

Directors-at-large

Past President

Samantha Read-Smith, MD

Specialty: Hospitalist
 
Practice: Asheville Hospitalist Group (Buncombe)

 

Director at Large

Maureen Ben-Davies, MD

Specialty: Pediatrics

Practice: McDowell Pediatric Associates (McDowell)

 

Director at Large

Richard Bunio, MD

Specialty: Family Medicine

Practice: Cherokee Indian Hospital (Swain)

Director at Large

D. Scott Donaldson, MD

Specialty: Urology

Practice: Pardee Urological Associates (Henderson)
 

Director at Large

Katie Dunlap, MD

Specialty: Psychiatry 

Practice: Meridian Behavioral Health Services- Sylva (Jackson)
 

Director at Large

E. Blake Fagan, MD

Specialty: Family Medicine

Practice: MAHEC Family Health Center (Buncombe)

Director at Large

Jessica Fisher, MD

Specialty: Gastroenterology

Practice: Asheville Gastroenterology Associates (Buncombe)
 

Director at Large

Laura Fleck, MD

Specialty: Neurology

Practice: Foundation in Spine Health (Buncombe)
 

Resident Representative

Katelynn Graeme, MD

Specialty: Family Medicine

Practice: MAHEC Family Residency (Buncombe)

 

Director at Large

Mark Jaben, MD

Specialty: Emergency Medicine

Practice: Unaffiliated (various regional counties)

Director at Large

William McLean, MD

Specialty: Family Medicine

Practice: MAHEC FHC (Buncombe)

Physician Assistant Representative

David Sams, PA-C

Specialty: Family Medicine

Practice: Blue Ridge Community Health Services (Henderson)

 

Past President

vacant


 

Director at Large

vacant


 

Ex-Officio Non Voting

MAHEC Representative

Al Mina, MD

Specialty: General Surgery

Practice: Haywood Surgical Associates (Haywood)
 

MAHEC Representative

Henry McDade, MD

Specialty: Family Medicine

Practice: North Buncombe Family Medicine (Buncombe)

MAHEC Representative

R. Brian Moore, MD

Specialty: Family Medicine

Practice: North Buncombe Family Medicine (Buncombe)
 

PAC Representative

TBD

Foundation Chair

C. Britt Peterson, MD

Specialty: Psychiatry

Practice: Mission Psychiatric Services (Buncombe)
 

Foundation Vice-Chair

Lisa Ladd, MD

Specialty: Family Medicine

Practice: ABCCM (Buncombe)
 

WCMS Staff

Miriam Schwarz

CEO/Executive Director

Western Carolina Medical Society