Board of Directors

Nicole Burwell, PhD, MSHS, PA-C

President Department Chair and Program Director North Carolina A&T State University PA Program

Dipu Patel, DMSc, MPAS, PA-C

President Elect Associate Director and Assistant Professor University of Pittsburgh Doctor of PA Studies Program
2023 PAEA President Linda Sekhon

Linda Sekhon, DHSc, PA-C

Immediate Past President Department Chair and Program Director High Point University Doctor of Medical Science Program

Shalon R. Buchs, MHS, PA-C

Secretary Associate Professor and Director for CQI Florida State University College of Medicine PA Program

Jacqueline S. Barnett, DHSc, MSHS, PA-C

Treasurer Division Chief and Program Director Duke University PA Program
Jennifer Eames

Jennifer Eames, DHSc, MPAS, PA-C

Director at Large Professor Hardin-Simmons University PA Program
Elizabeth Elliott

Elizabeth Elliott, MS, PA-C

Director at Large Program Director Baylor College of Medicine PA Program

Karen Graham-Burnet, PhD, PA-C

Director at Large Professor Cedarville University PA Program

Shaun L. Grammer, DMSc, PA-C

Director at Large Program Director University of Nebraska Medical Center PA Program

Daytheon Sturges, PhD, MPAS, PA-C

Director at Large Associate Program Director (MEDEX), Vice Chair (Department of Family Medicine) University of Washington School of Medicine MEDEX Northwest PA Program
Virginia Valentin

Virginia Valentin, DrPH, PA-C

Director at Large Department Chair University of Kentucky PA Program

Alison Streeter, MEd

Student Member at Large PA Student Yale PA Online Program

The 2025 Board of Directors Nominations are now open. Click below to find out more!