TEXPAC Leadership

All decisions regarding TEXPAC’s endorsements and involvement of political campaigns are made by volunteer leaders appointed by the Texas Medical Association Board of Trustees.

  • Bradford Patt, MD, Houston, Facial Plastic Surgery- Chair, Board of Directors 
  • Jimmy Widmer, MD, Temple, Internal Medicine- Chair, Candidate Evaluation Committee
  • Sara Austin, MD, Travis, Neurology- Chair, Membership Committee

TEXPAC Board of Directors (includes two physicians from each of Texas 31 State Senate districts plus alliance, student, and resident members).

District         Chair

1               Asa C. Lockhart, MD, MBA
1               Yasser F. Zeid, MD

2               Lisa Swanson, MD
2               John Scott, DO

3               James Ogburn, MD
3               William D. Strinden, MD

4               Paris Patrick Bransford, MD
4               Louise Bethea, MD

5               John Duggan, Jr, MD
5               Susan M. Pike, MD

6               Kenneth L. Mattox, MD
6               Patrick M. Carter, MD

7               Robert Vanzant, MD
7               Audrey Ahuero, MD

8               Lee Ann Pearse, MD
8               Seth Kaplan, MD

9               Jason Terk, MD
9               Linda Siy, MD

10             G. Sealy Massingill, MD
10             Tilden Childs, III, MD

11             J. Patrick Walker, MD
11            Thomas Kimbrough, MD

12             John Flores, MD
12             Bryan Johnson, MD

13             Faraz Khan, MD
13             Alan Glombicki, MD

14             Pradeep Kumar, MD
14             Sarah Smiley, DO

15             Irvin Sulapas, MD
15             Sherif Zaafran, MD

16             Robert Gunby, MD
16             Roger Khetan, MD

17             Clifford Moy,  MD
17             Robert Jackson, MD

18             George Osuchukwu, MD
18             Isabel Menendez, MD

19             James Humphreys, MD
19             David Lam, MD

20             Jake Moore, MD
20             Jerry Hunsaker, MD

21             Luis Benavides, MD
21             Carlos Manrique de Lara, MD

22             R. Scott Warren, MD
22             Robert Wolf, MD

23             Steve Hays, MD
23             Rainer Khetan, MD

24             Jay Widmer, MD
24             Tony Aventa, MD

25            Todd Tibbetts, MD
25             Leah Jacobson, MD

26             Jesse Moss Jr., MD
26             Pamela Ann Hall, MD

27             Chevy Lee, MD
27             Victor Gonzalez, MD

28             Jack Dubose, MD
28             Sameer Islam, MD

29             Luis H. Urrea II, MD
29             Roxanne Tyroch, MD

30             J. Timothy Parker, MD
30             T. David Greer, MD

31            Eldon Stevens Robinson, MD
31            Jeffrey Pinnow, MD



Alliance Members

Alliance    Linda Adkins

Alliance    Karen Lairmore

Alliance    Libby White

Alliance    Kathy Trizna 

Alliance    Martha Vijjeswarapu

Alliance    Debbie Pitts

Alliance    Patty Loose

Alliance    Angela Donahue

Alliance    Lisa Queralt

Alliance    Keely Hunsaker, DDS 

Alliance    Julie Cowan

Alliance   Sharon Robinson

Young Physician, Resident, and Student Members- TBD

YP/Resident     Matthew McGlennon, MD

YP/Resident      Hussain Lalani, MD

YP/Resident      Emily Briggs, MD

YP/Resident      Brian Masel, MD   

YP/Resident      Ankur Mehta, MD      

YP/Resident      Zachary Jones, MD

Student             Kevin Clauch          

Student             Ethan Loftspring         

Student             Ruth Sanchez       

Student             Neel Mutyala    

Student             Alexandra Willauer                  

Student             Ross Terada           

Student             James Bunch   

Student             Marc Ghosn            

Student             Ryan Weather

Student             Rahul Shah

Student             Patrick Ojeaga

Student             Whitney Stuard


TEXPAC Executive Committee

Position                                                    Name

TEXPAC Board Chair                              Bradford Patt, MD

CEC Chair                                              Jimmy Widmer, MD

Membership Chair                                  Sara Austin, MD

TMA Council on Legislation Chair           Debra Patt, MD

TMA Immed. Past COL Chair                  Jason Terk, MD

Alliance Member                                      Linda Swan Adkins

Medical Student                                       Jonathan Eledge

Resident                                                  Jane Gilmore, MD

Young Physician                                      Michelle Tarbox, MD

At-Large                                                  David Gloyna, MD

At-Large                                                  Roxanne Tyroch, MD

At-Large                                                  Michael Battista, MD

At-Large                                                  John Gilmore, MD

At-Large                                                  Thomas Kimbrough, MD


Candidate Evaluation Committee

Position                                                    Name

TEXPAC Board Chair                          Bradford Patt, MD

CEC Chair                                           Jimmy Widmer, MD

Membership Chair                               Sara Austin, MD

Immed. Past TEXPAC Chair                Robert Rogers, MD

Alliance                                               Patty Loose

Alliance                                               Martha Vijjeswarapu

Medical Student                                  Victoria Pierce

Resident                                              Matthew McGlennon, MD

At-Large                                               Yasser Zeid, MD

At-Large                                               Lee Ann Pearse, MD

At-Large                                               Faraz Khan, MD

At-Large                                               Jeffrey Pinnow, MD

At-Large                                               Pat Carter, MD

At-Large                                               Daniel Vijjeswarapu, MD

At-Large                                               Lisa Ehrlich, MD

At-Large                                               James Humphreys, MD

At-Large                                               Luis Benavides, MD

At-Large                                               Kim Monday, MD

At-Large                                               Tilden L. Childs III, MD

At-Large                                               Robert Wolf, MD

At-Large                                               John Hinchey, MD

At-Large                                               Sandra Dickerson, MD

At-Large                                               Asa Lockhart, MD

At-Large                                               T. David Greer, MD

At-Large                                               Eldon Stevens Robinson, MD

At-Large                                               Lisa Swanson, MD

Alternate                                              J. Timothy Parker, MD

Alternate                                              Jack Myers, MD

Alternate                                              Russell Juno, MD

Alternate                                              Roger Khetan, MD