BOARD OF DIRECTORS

The Board of Directors is the principal policy-making body of the Foundation of the AAGL. Responsible for managing the affairs and strategic direction of the organization, the Board also oversees the investment policy and ascertains that contributions are allocated in accordance with donor agreements.

PRESIDENT

K. Warren Volker, MD, PhD

I am passionate about the massive achievements that have been accomplished in improving the standard of surgical care for women.

VICE PRESIDENT

John Sunyecz, MD, FACOG

I help with strategic planning and provide guidance on the philanthropic efforts of the AAGL Foundation.

SECRETARY TREASURER

Charles E. Miller, MD, FACOG

The AAGL must support the surgical innovation and academic pursuit of all AAGL members, whether it be from the university, the large medical group or the individual surgeon whose forward thinking has historically been the backbone of MIGS.

IMMEDIATE PAST PRESIDENT

Shanti Mohling, MD, FACOG

Dr. Mohling translates the concept of mission into a culture of excellence to support the advancement of minimally invasive gynecology.

BOARD MEMBER

Shannon Cohn, JD

I guide outreach to other organizations, industry partners, and AAGL members for support of the Foundation’s mission.

BOARD MEMBER

Joseph M. Gobern, MD, MBA, FACOG

I am passionate about providing quality, patient-centered care to women at all stages of life.

BOARD MEMBER

Kristinell Keil, MD, FACOG, FACS

I believe in focusing on the healthcare needs of women via highly specialized training in the field of minimally invasive gynecology.

BOARD MEMBER

Thomas Lyons, MD, MS

My goal with the foundation is to provide a clinical creative perspective to the foundation’s activities both academically and philanthropically.

BOARD MEMBER

Javier Magrina, MD

The Foundation plays a major role to stimulate, support, and expand the immense talent within AAGL. Financial growth of the Foundation translates into AAGL research which translates into advancement of the surgical sciences and improved patient care. We are here for our patients.

BOARD MEMBER

Vadim V. Morozov, MD, FACOG, FACS

I am passionate to continue the legacy of the AAGL, seeking and providing support for development of new technology, merit-based research and education. I am striving to provide the Foundation of the AGGL with means necessary to achieve those goals

BOARD MEMBER

Lori Warren, MD, FACOG, FPMRS

It is an honor for me to serve on the AAGL Foundation Board, and as an advocate for women’s health, I strive to inspire and support quality care, education, and better access for minimally invasive surgery.

BOARD MEMBER

Linda Michels

As the Executive Director of the AAGL I create a bridge of consistency and historical knowledge between the the AAGL and the Foundation of the AAGL.