The North Carolina Medical Society Board of Directors (NCMS BOD) is comprised of four executive members, four regional representatives (find your regional rep) and five at-large members.

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Arthur Apolinario, MD, MPH, FAAFP
President
Term: 2022-2023

Eileen M. Raynor, MD, FACS, FAAP
President-Elect
Term: 2022-2023

Michael J. Utecht, MD, FACEP
Immediate Past President
Term: 2022-2023

John J. Meier, IV, MD, MBA
Secretary-Treasurer
Term: 2020-2023

Chip Baggett, JD
Executive Vice President/CEO

Claudius Jarrett, MD
Region 1 Representative
Term: 2021-2024

Charul Haugan, MD, FACEP
Region 2 Representative
Term: 2022-2025

Karen L. Smith, MD, FAAFP
Region 3 Representative
Term: 2020-2023

Rachel D. Keever, MD, CPE, FACC
Region 4 Representative
Term: 2020-2023

Jugta Kahai, MD, FAAP
At-Large
Term: 2021-2024

Bryant A. Murphy, MD, MBA
At-Large
Term: 2020-2023

Merritt J. Seshul, MD, MBA, FACS
At-Large
Term: 2022-2025

Carl J. Westcott, MD
At-Large
Term: 2021-2024