Board of Trustees

The California Medical Association's (CMA) Board of Trustees (BOT) is comprised of CMA’s seven elected officers, elected trustees from 11 districts, as well as elected trustees representing the Specialty Delegation, Medical Student Section, Resident and Fellow Section, Young Physician Section, Organized Medical Staff Section, Ethnic Medical Organization Section and Mode of Practice Forums.

Serving as Board Chair for 2019-2020 is Robert E. Wailes, M.D., with Shannon Udovic-Constant, M.D., serving as Vice-Chair.

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2019-2020 Officers

Lee T. Snook, Jr., M.D.

President Elect

Robert E. Wailes, M.D.

Chair, Board of Trustees

Shannon Udovic-Constant, M.D.

Vice-Chair, Board of Trustees

Tanya Spirtos, M.D.

Speaker, House of Delegates

Jack Chou, M.D.

Vice-Speaker, House of Delegates

David H. Aizuss, M.D.

Immediate Past President


First District (San Diego and Imperial Counties)

Second District (Riverside, San Bernardino, Mono and Inyo Counties)

Third District (Orange County)

Fourth District (Los Angeles County)

Fifth District (Ventura, Santa Barbara and San Luis Obispo Counties)

Sixth District (Amador, Kern, Kings, Tulare, Fresno, Madera, Mariposa, Merced, Stanislaus, San Joaquin, Calaveras, Tuolomne and Alpine Counties)

Seventh District (Monterey, San Benito, Santa Cruz, Santa Clara and San Mateo Counties)

Eighth District (San Francisco and Marin Counties)

Ninth District (Alameda and Contra Costa Counties)

Tenth District (Solano, Napa, Sonoma, Lake, Mendocino, Humboldt and Del Norte Counties)

Eleventh District (Sacramento, El Dorado, Placer, Nevada, Sierra, Yuba, Sutter, Yolo, Colusa, Glenn, Butte, Plumas, Tehama, Trinity, Shasta, Lassen, Modoc and Siskiyou Counties)

Specialty Representative

Ethnic Medical Organization Section

Organized Medical Staff Section

Young Physician Section

Resident and Fellow Section

Medical Student Section

Very Large Group Practice Forum

Medium and Large Group Practice Forums

Solo/Small Group Practice Forum

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