SVU is governed by its volunteer Board of Directors.  There are four Officers and eleven Directors.  The four Officers  - President, Vice President, Secretary, and Treasurer - comprise the Executive Committee, which convenes monthly.  The full Board of Directors meets quarterly to set policy and determine the strategic direction of the organization. For a list of past SVU Presidents, click here.

Anita Harrington

Anita Harrington, MS RDMS RVT FSVU

Beth Israel Deaconess

Joshua Lee, BS RVT

Vice President
Premier Surgical Associates, Knoxville, TN

Karen Burns, FSVU MBA RN RVT

Rush University, New Lenox, IL
Marguerite Marlowe

Marguerite Marlowe, BS RN RVT

Medical University of South Carolina, Mount Pleasant, SC

Board of Directors

Leni N. Karr, RVT

Bellevue College, North Bend, WA
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Jessica R. Kralec, RDMS, RVT, RPhS

Vein Center at Greater Baltimore Medical Center Health Partners, Monkton, MD
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Jill S. Sommerset, RVT

PeaceHealth Vascular Surgery, Parkdale, OR
David Murray

David Murray, MHSc BA RVT

Industry Partner Director
Philips Healthcare, Winston Salem, NC
Traci Fox

Traci Fox, EdD, RT(R), RDMS, RVT

At-Large Director
Ajay Zachariah - Director at Large

Ajay Zachariah, MHA, RVT

At-Large Director
Joseph Polak, MD MPH

Joseph Polak, MD MPH

Physician Director
Tufts University School of Medicine, Jamaica Plain, MA

Jacqueline Ortiz, MA, RVT

Technologist Directors
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Brian Sapp, RVT, RPhS

Technologist Directors
Jordyn Rife

Jordyn Rife

Student Director
Owens Community College, Ohio