Stacey M. Marlow, MD, JD, FACEP President

Nicholas H. Kluesner, MD, FACEP President-Elect

Kathryn K. Dierks, DO, FACEP Immediate Past President

Luke K. Espelund, MD, FACEP Secretary

Sarah Hoper, MD, JD, FACEP – Treasurer

Board of Directors

Jacqueline E. Kitchen, MD Director at Large








Hijinio G. Carreon, DO, FACEP
Director at Large


Brooke A. Dugdale, MD – Resident Representative (UICCM)

Brady Bollinger
DMU Medical Student Representative

Katherine E. Merritt – Student Representative (UICCM)


Katheryn K. Dierks, DO, FACEP
Rachel Sokol, DO, FACEP
Kelly M. Douglas, MD

Alternate Councillors

Stacey M. Marlow, MD, JD, FACEP
Hans House, MD, FACEP
Jacqueline E. Kitchen, MD
Thomas E. Benzoni, 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. For more information, please contact the chapter.