President: Kathryn K. Dierks, DO, FACEP
President-Elect: Stacey M. Marlow, MD, JD, FACEP
Secretary: Hijinio G. Carreon, DO, FACEP
Treasurer: Sarah Hoper, MD, JD, FACEP
Immediate Past President: Ryan M. Dowden, MD, FACEP

Board of Directors

Nicholas H. Kluesner, MD
Jacqueline E. Kitchen, MD
Resident Representative (UICCM): Kaila Pomeranz, DO
Student Representative (UICCM): Chance L. Sullivan
Student Representative (DMU): Marcos Voss


Elected Councillor: Rachael Sokol, DO, FACEP
Chris Buresh, MD, FACEP
Ryan M. Dowden, MD, FACEP

Alternate Councillors

Andrew S. Nugent,  MD, FACEP
Stacey M. Marlow, MD, JD, FACEP
Hans R. House, MD, FACEP
Sarah Hoper, MD, JD, FACEP
Kathryn K. Dierks, DO, FACEP

All active Iowa ACEP members are eligible to serve on the Board of Directors or represent the Chapter as a Councillor. The Board of Directors has general supervision of chapter affairs at its annual meetings. Councillors represent Iowa ACEP at National ACEP Council Meetings held in conjunction with National ACEP events.

The Iowa Board of Directors meet quarterly to discuss chapter business. If you are a Iowa ACEP member and would like a copy of the minutes, please contact the chapter via email.


If you’d like to see a copy of the most recent Bylaws, please click here to contact the Iowa ACEP Chapter.


Would you like to get to know some of your fellow Iowa ACEP members? Did you receive an award that you would like other members to know about?

To post to the chapter web site, please submit your photos to Adriana Alvarez, Chapter Administrative Assistant, with a short paragraph explaining who you are and what the photo is about. The photos will be posted under the Photo Gallery tab.