Committee on Legislative Affairs

[Bylaws 10.038]

A chair appointed by the President, a CSA staff liaison, and at least seven other members, two of whom shall be members of the CSA Board of Directors. The President shall attempt to achieve some geographic balance within the membership of this committee.

To develop and maintain effective contact with legislators at the state and district levels to work toward the defined advocacy goals of the Society.

To educate and update CSA members on events related to legislation that affect, or may affect in the future, the practice of anesthesiology within the state.

To maintain contact with advocacy efforts within ASA, and coordinate state and national advocacy work as appropriate.

To foster grassroots advocacy on the district level within this Society.

To advocate for CSA with other professional societies.

To work with the CPPC to communicate CSA’s advocacy positions to the public.

LPAD Division Chair: 
Antonio Hernandez Conte, MD, MBA, FASA

Felipe Perez, MD 

Jenni Barlotti Telesz, MD


Dua Anderson, MD

Fiyinfoluwa Ani, MD

Sharon Ashley, MD

Eugenia Ayrian, MD

Jenni Bartlotti Telesz, MD

Christian Bohringer, MBBS

John Brock-Utne, MD PhD

Justin Calvert, MD

Mark Carlisle, MD, FASA

Lynn Cintron, MD

Gerard Dang, MD, FASA

Rakhi Dayal, MD

Christine Doyle, MD, FASA

Alberto Furzan, MD 

Henry Gonzalez, MD

Anita Gupta, DO, MPP, PharmD, FASA

Wayne Kaufman, MD, JD

R.Scott Kriss, MD

Philip Levin, MD

Art Levine, MD, MBA

Justin Libaw, MD

Kate McCartney, MD

James Moore, MD 

Arash Motamed, MD

Rana Movahedi, MD

Solmaz Nabipour, MD

Lawrence Ong, MD 

Lynnus Peng, MD 

Justin Pollock, MD

Garrett Poole, MD 

Johnathan Pregler, MD

Todd Primack, DO, FASA

Michele Raney, MD

Jeffrey Rusheen, MD

Christopher Sauer, MD

Forrest (Kip) Sawyer, MD 

Robin Seaberg, MD

Shalini Shah, MD

Karen Sibert, MD, FASA 

Marc Steurer, MD 

Sydney Thomson, MD, FASA

Christopher Tirce, MD, FASA

Ellen Wang, MD

Michael Wangler, MD

Angela Wight, MD 

Mark Zakowski, MD, FASA

Jonathan Zucker, MB, ChB

Sunny Jha, MD

John Patton, MD, MBA