Committee on Legislative Affairs

[Bylaws 10.038]

A chair appointed by the President, a CSA staff liaison, and at least seven other members, two of whom shall be members of the CSA Board of Directors. The President shall attempt to achieve some geographic balance within the membership of this committee.

To develop and maintain effective contact with legislators at the state and district levels to work toward the defined advocacy goals of the Society.

To educate and update CSA members on events related to legislation that affect, or may affect in the future, the practice of anesthesiology within the state.

To maintain contact with advocacy efforts within ASA, and coordinate state and national advocacy work as appropriate.

To foster grassroots advocacy on the district level within this Society.

To advocate for CSA with other professional societies.

To work with the CPPC to communicate CSA’s advocacy positions to the public.

LPAD Division Chair: 
Felipe Perez, MD 

Todd Primack, MD 

Jenni Barlotti Telesz, MD


Antonio Hernandez Conte

Christian Bohringer

Henry Gonzalez

Anita Gupta

Vanessa Henke

Rana Movahedi

Lynnus Peng

Jeffrey Rusheen

Robin Seaberg

Stephen Skahen

Sydney Thomson

Abigail Smith

Fiyinfoluwa Ani

Sharon Ashley

Eugenia Ayrian

Justin Calvert

Mark Carlisle

Lynn Cintron

Gerard Dang

Sunny Jha

Wayne Kaufman

Philip Levin

Art Levine

Justin Libaw

Kate McCartney

James Moore

Arash Motamed

Solmaz Nabipour

Lawrence Ong

John Patton

Justin Pollock

Garrett Poole

Johnathan Pregler

Michele Raney

Christopher Sauer

Forrest Kip Sawyer

Ellen Wang

Michael Wangler

Mark Zakowski

Jody Chou

Michael Leong

Joyce Lo

Cesar Padilla

Ronald Pearl

Christopher Viale