ASRM Leadership


Marcelle I. Cedars, M.D.Marcelle I. Cedars, M.D.
Michael A. Thomas, M.D.Michael A. Thomas, M.D.
President Elect
Paula Amato, M.D., MCRPaula Amato, M.D., MCR
Vice President


Hugh S. Taylor, M.D.Hugh S. Taylor, M.D.
Immediate Past President
Catherine Racowsky, Ph.D.Catherine Racowsky, Ph.D.
Past President
Jim Toner, M.D., PH.D.Jim P. Toner, Jr., M.D., Ph.D.


Directors At Large

Amy E. Sparks, Ph.D.Amy E. Sparks, Ph.D.
Lee Rubin Collins, J.D.Lee Rubin Collins, J.D.
Lauri A. Pasch, Ph.D.Lauri A. Pasch, Ph.D.


Kim L. Thornton, M.D.Kim L. Thornton, M.D.
Alan S. Penzias, M.D.Alan S. Penzias, M.D.
Akanksha Mehta, M.D.Akanksha Mehta, M.D.


Directors (Affiliated Society Representatives)

Timothy N. Hickman, M.D.Timothy N. Hickman, M.D.
Philip S. Li, M.D.Philip S. Li, M.D.
Liesl Nel-Themaat, Ph.D., HCLD (ABB)Liesl Nel-Themaat, Ph.D., HCLD (ABB)


Micah J. Hill, D.O.Micah J. Hill, D.O.
Kathleen Y. Hwang, M.D.Kathleen Y. Hwang, M.D.


ASRM Executive Team

Visit this page for more information about the ASRM Executive Team:

  • Jared C. Robins, MD, MBA - Executive Director
  • Chevis N. Shannon, DrPH, MBA, MPH, MERC - Chief Education and Science Officer
  • Lee Pearce - Chief Operations Officer
  • Sean B. Tipton, MA - Chief Advocacy, Policy and Development Officer
  • Daniel Carre, CPA, MBA - Chief Financial Officer

ASRM Committees

The American Society for Reproductive Medicine (ASRM) utilizes several committees to develop resources and publications, as well as support the mission of ASRM.

Quick Links

Learn More About ASRM

Thousands of doctors, nurses, and other professionals in the field of reproductive medicine are advancing their careers with the latest news, continuing education, discounts, and networking opportunities. 

Ready to Join?  |  Renew

Past Presidents

Click Here for a complete list of Presidents who have presided over the American Society for the Study of Sterility founded in 1944, which became the American Fertility Society in 1965, and which was renamed the American Society for Reproductive Medicine in 1994.