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, Austin, 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

Council on Legislation Chair           Debra Patt, MD

Past COL Chair                                  Jason Terk, MD

Alliance Member                              Patty Loose

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

Past TEXPAC Chair                          Robert Rogers, MD

Alliance                                             Jenny Shepherd

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