2022 Board of Director Nominations



Chris Bundy, MD, MPH, FASAM
President, 2020-2022
Dr. Bundy is the Executive Medical Director of the Washington Physicians Health Program (WPHP) and Clinical Associate Professor of Psychiatry, University of Washington School of Medicine. Prior to joining WPHP, he served as Mental Health Service Chief and Chief of Psychiatry at the VA Puget Sound Healthcare System. Read more

Scott L. Hambleton, MD, DFASAM
President-Elect, 2020-2022
Dr. Hambleton is a 1994 graduate of the University of Tennessee School Of Medicine. He completed the Accelerated Family Practice Residency at the University of Tennessee in 1996. He completed the University of Florida Addiction Medicine Fellowship at Pine Grove Behavioral Health in Hattiesburg, Mississippi, in 2007. Dr. Hambleton has served as a Past President of the Mississippi Chapter of the American Society of Addiction Medicine. He is board certified by the American Board of Family Medicine, the American Board of Preventative Medicine ...Read more

Paul H. Earley, MD, DFASAM
Past President, 2020-2022
Dr. Earley has been an Addiction Medicine Physician for 30 years. He treats all types of addictive disorders and specializes in the assessment and treatment of health care professionals. As a therapist, he works with patients already in recovery, providing long term therapy for those who suffer from this disease. His professional expertise extends to advocacy for professionals before agencies and licensing boards. Dr. Earley is a dynamic speaker and educator; he speaks and trains on topics of...Read more

Secretary, 2021-2023
Heather A. Wilson, MSW, CFRE has over 27 years of leadership experience in the health and services field. Currently she serves as deputy executive vice president for the Pennsylvania Medical Society (PAMED). She concurrently serves as executive director of the Foundation of the Pennsylvania Medical Society which includes the Physician’s Health Program and LifeGuard®, a clinical skills assessment program for physicians.  Read more 

Kelley Long, MBA
Treasurer, 2021-2023
Kelley M. Long, MBA is the Executive Director of the Ohio Physicians Health Program and has over fifteen years of nonprofit leadership. She oversees business, clinical, and fundraising operations for the organization. She has a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration from Capital University and a Master’s Degree in Business Administration specializing in Finance and Human Resources from Ashland University. Read more

Central Region Director, 2021-2023


Terry Lavery, LCPC
Central Region Director, 2020-2022
Terry Lavery, MA, LCPC, serves as a Clinical Care Advocate of the Illinois Professionals Health Program, LLC, a position he has held since 2013. He provides services for physicians, chiropractors, veterinarians, dentists, pharmacists, and nurses. He frequently provides presentations regarding wellness, substance abuse and stress in healthcare for academic institutions. Prior to this role, he was a primary clinician in a professionals treatment program for over 11 years. He is a member of the...Read more

  Kathleen Boyd, MSW, LICSW
Northeast Region Director, 2020-2022
Kathleen (“Kathi”) Boyd is a clinical social worker with over forty years of clinical experience. She is a 1985 graduate of Smith College School for Social Work and holds an undergraduate degree in Human Development. Since January of 2013, she has been the director of the Rhode Island Medical Society’s Physician Health Program in which she is responsible for the daily management and operation of the program including conducting initial interventions and providing ongoing case management for all referrals to the program which serves physicians, physician assistants, dentists and podiatrists.  Read more





Jon A. Shapiro, MD, DABAM, FASAM, MRO
Northeast Region Director, 2021-2023
Dr. Shapiro has worked in Internal Medicine, Gastroenterology and now concentrates on Addiction Medicine.  He currently serves on the board of directors of Eagleville Hospital, a long running center of excellence in substance abuseRead more

  Michael J. Baron, MD, MPH, DFASAM
Southeast Region Director, 2020-2022
Dr. Michael Baron attained his Medical Degree, Masters in Public Health and completed an internal medicine internship at Tulane University, School of Medicine. He completed his first residency in Anesthesiology at Washington University in St Louis, School of Medicine and his Psychiatry training at Vanderbilt University, School of Medicine. He has maintained board certifications in Anesthesiology, Psychiatry and Addiction Medicine.Read more
  Alexis Polles, MD
Southeast Region Director, 2021-2023
Dr. Polles is a Fellow of the American Psychiatric Association and a Diplomate of the American Board of Addiction Medicine.  For the past 30 years her practice has been devoted to treating those with addiction and co-occurring disorders at all levels of care, specializing in the treatment of trauma and addiction.  Alexis graduated from the Tulane University School of Medicine, completed a residency in Emergency Medicine at LSU Charity Hospital and a residency in psychiatry at the University of Mississippi Medical Center.  Read more
  Doris Gundersen, MD
Western Region Director, 2021-2023
Dr. Gundersen is a graduate of the University of Texas Health Sciences Center in San Antonio, Texas where she received her Medical Degree in 1989. She completed residency training in Adult Psychiatry at the University of Colorado Health Sciences Center in Denver , Colorado in 1993. She has added qualifications in Forensic Psychiatry. Dr. Gundersen is an Assistant Clinical Professor in the Department of Psychiatry at the University of Colorado. She maintains a private practice specializing in...Read more

Michael J. Ramirez, MS
Western Region Director, 2020-2022
Michael J. Ramirez, M.S., serves as Clinical Director of the Montana Professional Assistance Program, Inc., a position that he has held since 1995. He holds a Master of Science Degree in Rehabilitation Counseling from Montana State University-Billings. He is a member of the Federation of State Physician Health Programs, in which he serves as Board Member and Western Regional Representative, member of the Ethics Committee, Task Force on Accountability, Consistency and Excellence, Guidelines Task...Read more

  P. Bradley Hall, MD, DFASAM
Director-at-Large, 2021-2023
Dr. Hall is a third-generation West Virginia physician originally from Clarksburg. He attended college, medical school and family practice residency at WV University. After 15 years of private practice in Bridgeport West Virginia, he became involved in the establishment of the West Virginia Medical Professionals Health Program serving as the Founding Medical Director. He currently serves as President/Executive Director of the West Virginia Society of Addiction Medicine (WVSAM). Read more 

Art Hengerer, MD
Public Member, 2021-2023
I am a graduate of Westminster College in New Wilmington, PA and the Albany Medical College. I was a resident in Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery at University Hospital in Syracuse, NY, and a fellowship in Pediatric Otolaryngology at Boston Children’s Hospital and Beth Israel Hospital in Boston, MA. Read more