Senior management

To contact AMA senior leadership and AMA staff, visit the Staff Directory (members only).

Senior executives


James L. Madara, MD, Chief Executive Officer & Executive Vice President, Pathology, Full Bio

Bernard L. Hengesbaugh, Chief Operating Officer

Kenneth J. Sharigian, Senior Vice President & Chief Strategy Officer

Senior vice presidents

Howard C. Bauchner, MD, Senior Vice President & Editor-in-Chief, Scientific Publications

Robert W. Davis, Senior Vice President, Human Resources & Corporate Services

Richard A. Deem, Senior Vice President, Advocacy

Thomas J. Easley, Senior Vice President & Publisher, Periodic Publications

Denise M. Hagerty, Senior Vice President & Chief Financial Officer

Laurie McGraw, Senior Vice President, Health Solutions

Rodrigo A. Sierra, Senior Vice President & Chief Communications & Marketing Officer

Todd Unger, Senior Vice President & Chief Experience Officer, Physician Engagement

Brian D. Vandenberg, Senior Vice President & General Counsel

Leslie A. Weber, Senior Vice President & Chief Information Officer

Modena Wilson, MD, MPH, Senior Vice President, Chief Health & Science Officer

Group vice presidents

Karen S. Kmetik, PhD, Group Vice President, Health Outcomes

Pamela T. Moy, Group Vice President & General Manager, AMA Insurance Agency

Susan E. Skochelak MD, MPH, Group Vice President, Medical Education

Michael A. Tutty, PhD, Group Vice President, Professional Satisfaction and Practice Sustainability

AMA subsidiaries

AMA Business Solutions

Laurie McGraw, Senior Vice President, AMA Health Solutions Group

AMA Foundation

R. Barkley Payne, Executive Director, AMA Foundation

AMA Insurance Agency, Inc.

Pamela T. Moy, Group Vice President & General Manager, AMA Insurance Agency

Health2047, Inc.

Lawrence K. Cohen, PhD, CEO and director, Health 2047 Inc.

Political affairs/AMPAC

Kevin L. Walker, Vice President, Political Affairs & Executive Director, AMPAC