ESRD Divisional Board (EDB)

Bylaws state 5 year term. Chair term does not apply.
Appointment by year (%): 2016 (100%), 2017 (0%), 2018 (0%), 2019 (0%), 2020 (0%)

MemberTitle/CommitteeLocationYear AppointedYear Term EndsAffiliatePosition
Erdal Sarac, MD, FACP, FASNESRD Divisional Board ChairPoland, OH20162020The Renal Group for Kidney CarePresident
Michelle Barnet, MSW, LSWIndianapolis, IN20162020FMCRenal Social Worker
Jim DineenWest Chester, OH 20162020N/AConsumer Representative
Eva Donnelly, RDN, LD North Canton, OH 20162020DavitaRenal Dietitian
Mahmond El-Khatib, MD Cincinnati, OH 20162020University of CincinnatiProfessor of Medicine/Medical Director
Jeff Kaufhold, MD, FACP Dayton, OH 20162020Nephrologist/Medical Director
Michael Kraus, MD, FACP Indianapolis, IN 20162020University of IndianaClinical Chief Nephrology IU
John Larsen, CHT, CHBTSt. Terre Haute, IN 20162020FMCPatient Care Technician
Ash Sehgal, MD Cleveland, OH 20162020Case Western ReserveAssociate Editor
Siddharth Shah, MD Louisville, KY 20162020University of Louisville PhysiciansPhysician
Marcia Silver, MD, FACP Cleveland, OH 20162020MetroHealthDirector of Hemodialysis
Deborah Stone Morehead, KY 20162020N/AConsumer Representative
Greta Theis, BSN, RN Sharpsburg, KY 20162020DaVitaFacility Administrator
Lee Vogelgesang, MSW, LISW Akron, OH 20162020DavitaRenal Social Worker

Medical Review Board (MRB)

Bylaws state 5 year term. Chair term does not apply.
Appointment by year (%): 2016 (100%), 2017 (0%), 2018 (0%), 2019 (0%), 2020 (0%)

MemberTitle/CommitteeLocationYear AppointedYear Term EndsAffiliatePosition
Anil Agarwal, MD Medical Review Board ChairColumbus, OH 20162020Ohio State UniversityProfessor/Medical Director
Peter DeOreo, MD Forum Medical Advisory Committee RepresentativeCleveland, OH 20162020Centers for Dialysis CareChief Medical Officer
Lisa Arndt, CHT Lakewood, OH 20162020DavitaDialysis Technician
Airielle Banaszak, MSW, LISWRocky River, OH 20162020DavitaRenal Social Worker
Anthony Degenhard, DO, FASNCanton, OH 20162020Nephrologist/Medical Director
Lorraine Edmond Merrillville, IN 20162020N/AConsumer Representative
Marsha Evans-Votaw, RN, CNNLouisville, KY 20162020American RenalNephrology Nurse/Clinic Manager
Betty Given Hatfield, KY 20162020N/AConsumer Representative
Amit Govil, MD, FASN, FNKF Cincinnati, OH 20162020University of CincinnatiMedical Director Kidney Pancreas Transplant Program Associate Professor Division of Nephrology
Susan Heasley, MSEd, RD, LD Toledo, OH 20162020US RenalRenal Dietitian
AJ Pampalone, DO, FASN Chesterton, IN 20162020Northwest Indiana NephrologyPresident
Andrew Rider, MSW, LSW Noblesville, IN20162020FMCRenal Social Worker
Beth Smith, RN, CNN Columbus, OH 20162020Nationwide Children's HospitalPediatric Nephrology Nurse
Craig Stafford, MDLexington, KY 20162020Nephrologist/Medical Director

Grievance Committee

Bylaws state Chair term is 5 year term.
Appointment by year (%): 2016 (100%), 2017 (0%), 2018 (0%), 2019 (0%), 2020 (0%)

MemberTitle/CommitteeStateYear AppointedYear Term EndsAffiliatePosition
Anthony Degenhard, DO, FASNGrievance Committee Chair20162020Nephrologist
Airielle Banaszak, MSW, LISW2016N/ADavitaSocial Worker
Susan Heasley, MSEd, RD, LD 2016N/AUS RenalDietitian
Greta Theis, BSN, RN2016N/ADavitaRenal Nurse