UHMS Board of Directors


The UHMS is governed by a Board of Directors. The Board of Directors shall consist of the elected officers of the Society as described in Article VI, the two (2) most recent past presidents of the Society, and two representatives of the Associate members, one of whom shall be a Corporate Associate member. The Associate members of the Board of Directors shall be elected to staggered two-year terms by the Associate membership. The President of the Society shall serve as the Chair of the Board of Directors. The Executive Committee of the Board of Directors shall comprise the elected officers of the Society. The Board of Directors shall represent the Society in the conduct of all scientific and business affairs, subject to the applicable provisions of the By-Laws. The Executive Director shall attend the meetings of the Board of Directors as an Ex-Officio member without voting privileges. The process for transition to constitutionally approved changes in the size, makeup and membership of the Board of Directors shall be the responsibility of the Board of Directors.

Any member of the UHMS wishing to attend a Board of Directors meeting can do so with the permission of the Chair (the President). This request must be submitted in writing at least 14 days before the meeting. The decision of the Chair is final. In addition, the Chair may invite any individual to report or join in discussions at a specific meeting of the Board of Directors.

Contact information for the Board of Directors:

President (2020)

(R) Nicholas Bird, MD, MMM, ABFM, FUHM

1026 Highland Woods Road
Chapel Hill, NC 27517
United States

Phone: 919 699-5505
Email Nick

Vice President (2020)

(R) Ron Linden, MD

Judy Dan Research & Treatment Centre
555 Finch Avenue West, 2nd Floor
Toronto, ON, Canada M2R 1N5

Phone: 416-223-6600
Fax: 416 223-6764
Email Ron

President-Elect (2020)

(R) Marc Robins, DO

1129 E Mahogany Ln
Pleasant Grove, UT 84062
United States

Phone: 503-413-1300
Fax: 503-413-2001
Email Marc

Immediate Past President (2020)

(F) Enoch Huang, MD, FUHM

Hyperbaric Medicine/Wound Healing
Legacy Emanuel Medical Center
3001 N. Gantenbein Ave.
Portland, OR 97227
United States

Phone: 503-413-1300
Fax: 503-413-2001
Email Enoch

Past President (2020)

(F) Jim Holm, MD, FUHM

Virginia Mason Medical Center
1100 Ninth Avenue, H4-CHM
Seattle, WA 98101

Phone: (206) 583-2241
Fax: (206) 223-8804
Email Jim

Treasurer (2021)

(F) Laurie B. Gesell, M.D, FUHM

2901 W. Kinnickinnic River Parkway, Suite 309
Milwaukee, WI 53215

Phone: (513) 532-4262
Fax: (414) 649-1299
Email Laurie

M-A-L (2020)

(RG) Peter J. Witucki, MD

31 Catspaw Cape
Coronado, CA 92118
United States

Email Pete

M-A-L (2021)

(F) Paul Claus, MD, FUHM

1946 Old Valley Rd SW
Rochester, MN 55902
United States

Phone: 507-281-3658
Email Paul

M-A-L (2022)

(R) Charlotte Sadler, MD

300 W Beech St #301
San Diego, CA 92101

Phone: 563-508-6872
Email Charlotte

Associate Nurse Representative (2020)

Bradley Walker, RN EMTP CHT DMT MBA

P.O. Box 491630
Redding, CA 96049

Phone: 949-400-6654
Email Bradley

Associate Technologist Representative (2021)

(A) Phil Schell, CHT, DMT, CHEC

Wound Care & Hyperbaric Med
465 St. Michael’s Dr. Suite 101
Santa Fe, NM 87505

Phone: 262-422-0223
Email Phil

Associate Nurse Representative Elect (2020) (non-voting)

(A) Jolene Cormier, BSc, EMT, CHT, CWS, BSN, CHRN

5015 Addison Circle #378
Addison, TX 75001
United States

Phone: 469-951-6544
Email Jolene

Associate Technologist Representative Elect (2021) (non-voting)

(A)Jay Duchnick, RN, CHT

4120 Utah Street
San Diego, CA 92104

Phone: 619-540-8580
Email Jay

Executive Director (non-voting)

John Peters, MBA, FACHE

631 U.S. Highway 1, Suite 307
North Palm Beach, FL 33408

Phone: 561 776-6110
Mobile: 561 271-3276
Fax: 561 622-5220
Email John