Board of Directors

Gayle C. Lindsey
PT, MBA, MHSM, CWS®
President
Methodist Mansfield Medical Center
Burleson, TX
Karen A. Wientjes
PT, DPT, MPH, CWS®
President - Elect
Neumann University
Aston, PA
Amy B. Pierno
MSPT, CWS®
Secretary
Holyoke Medical Center
South Hadley, MA
Yvette Ardoin Monteleon
RN, CWS®
Treasurer
American Medical Technologies
Lafayette, LA
David E. Mahon
MD, FACS, CWSP®
Past President
Northwest Community Hospital Medical Group
Arlington Heights, IL
Edward C. Mahoney
DPT, CWS®
Exam Committee Chair
LSU Health Sciences Center
Shreveport, LA
Russell B. Melchert
PhD, RPh
Public Member
University of Missouri - Kansas City
Lee's Summit, MO
Christopher M. Murphy
Executive Director
American Board of Wound Management
Washington, DC
Kathy Kaufman
LPN, CHT, CWCA®
Director
American Medical Technologies
Suwanee, GA
Kirk Grantham
MD, CWSP®
Director
Willis-Knighton Health System
Bossier City, LA
Alistair Bairos
MD, FACCWS, CWSP®
Director
North Hawaii Community Hospital
Kealakekua, HI
Samantha Ratner
DPM, CWS®
Director
Seaford Foot Care Center
Seaford, NY

ABWM Founding Members

  • Chester A. Evans, MS, DPM, CWS® – Ret, FACCWS
  • John P. Nelson, DPM
  • John A. Prior, DPM, MS, CWS®