Board of Directors


Smyth Susan Smyth, M.D., Ph.D., F.A.C.C.
Chief, Cardiovascular Medicine University of Kentucky
900 S Limestone St
321 Wethington Bldg
Lexington, KY 40536-0200


Smyth Khaled M. Ziada, MD, FACC, FSCAI
University of Kentucky
326 Charles T. Wethington Bldg
900 South Limestone Street Lexington, KY 40536


Johnstone John M. Johnstone, M.D., F.A.C.C.
2161 Lexington Rd, Ste #1
Richmond, KY 40475

Immediate Past Governor

Adams Jesse E. Adams, III, M.D., F.A.C.C.
Louisville Cardiology Group
3900 Kresge Way, Suite 60
Louisville, KY 40207
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Lexington Region

Douglas J. Schneider, M.D., F.A.C.C.
Pediatric Cardiology
800 Rose St MN140C
Lexington, KY 40536

Lexington Region

Paul Anaya, M.D.
University of Kentucky
C T Wethington Ste 326
900 South Limestone
Lexington, KY 40536-0200

Louisville Region

Glenn Hirsch, M.D., M.H.S., F.A.C.C.
University of Louisville
Division of Cardiology
550 S Jackson St ACB-A3L42
Louisville, KY 40292

Lexington Region

Gretchen L. Wells, M.D. F.A.C.C.
UK Health Care
326 Charles T. Wethington Bldg
900 South Limestone Street
Lexington, KY 40536

Louisville Region

Dillon William “Bill” Dillon, MD, FACC
Louisville Cardiology
3900 Kresge Way
Suite 60
Louisville, KY 40207

Louisville Region

Sharma Manish Sharma, M.B.B.S., F.A.C.C.
Norton Bluegrass Heart Specialists
15121 Chestnut Ridge Cirle
Louisville, KY 40245

Eastern Region

J. Christian Hays, M.D., F.A.C.C.

Eastern Region

Damian Domanski, M.D.
Kentucky Cardiology
P.O. Box 1775
Prestonsburg, KY 41653

Western Region

Brian Lea, M.D.
Baptist Health
Doctors Office Building 1, Suite 301
2601 Kentucky Ave
Paducah, KY 42003

Liaisons to the Board

FIT Liaison - University of Kentucky

Sun Moon Kim, M.D.
University of Kentucky
Division of Cardiovascular Medicine
Lexington, KY 40536

FIT Liaison - University of Louisville

Nina Williams, MD
University of Louisville Department of Cardiology
550 S Jackson St 3rd Floor
Louisville, KY 40202

CV Team Member Liasion

Mary Blanton Covell, PharmD, MPH, BCPS
Ephraim McDowell Regional Medical Center
217 S. 3rd St.
Danville, KY 40422

ECP Committee Liaison

Rakesh Gopinathannair, MBBS, FACC
University of Louisville
550 S. Jackson St., ACB/A3L42
Louisville, KY 40202

Past Govenors

  • Jesse E. Adams, III, MD, FACC 2013-2016
  • Juan Villafane, MD, FACC 2010-2013
  • David J. Moliterno, MD, FACC 2007-2010
  • Albert B. Mercer, MD, FACC 2004-2007
  • Robert R. Goodin, MD, FACC 2001-2004
  • Morris M. Weiss, MD, FACC 1998-2001
  • Bill H. Harris, MD, FACC 1995-1998
  • Laman A. Gray, Jr., MD, FACC 1992-1995
  • Jacqueline A. Noonan, MD, FACC 1989-1992
  • Henry W. Post, MD, FACC 1986-1989
  • Michael J. Hearne, MD, FACC 1983-1986
  • Nancy C. Flowers, MD, FACC 1980-1983
  • Jacqueline A. Noonan, MD, FACC 1977-1980
  • Ralph Shabetai, MD, FACC 1976-1977
  • Ralph M. Denham, MD, FACC 1973-1976
  • Robert N. Class, MD, FACC 1970-1973
  • Walter S. Coe, MD, FACC 1967-1970