Brian A. Kessler, DO, FACOFP

Secretary/Treasurer

Brian A. Kessler, DO, FACOFP has served on the ACOFP Board of Governors since 2015, elected to the role of Secretary/Treasurer in 2021. He is the vice president and dean at Lincoln Memorial University – DeBusk College of Osteopathic Medicine, as well as professor of family medicine. Beginning in May 2021, Dr. Kessler will be the dean of the Jerry M. Wallace School of Osteopathic Medicine at Campbell University in Buies Creek, North Carolina. He received the Distinguished Service Award from ACOFP in 2013.


EDUCATION

  • Bachelor of Science, Biology - St. Vincent College, Pennsylvania
  • Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine - Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine


AWARDS

  • The Best Doctors in America, 2 years - Cleveland Magazine
  • Outstanding Paper Crest Award - ACOFP for Analyzing the Impact of ACOs on Healthcare Delivery, the Primary Care Physician and Medicare Patient
  • Distinguished Service Award, Family Medicine Residency Inspector - ACOFP
  • Fellow - ACOFP
 


BOARD OF GOVERNORS
 
Bruce R. Williams, DO, FACOFP
President

David J. Park, DO, FAAFP, FACOFP dist.
President-Elect

Gautam J. Desai, DO, FACOFP dist.
Vice President


Brian A. Kessler, DO, FACOFP
Secretary/Treasurer

Nicole Heath Bixler, DO, MBA, FACOFP
Immediate Past President

Robert C. DeLuca, DO, FACOFP dist.
Past President


Peter F. Bidey, DO, FACOFP
Governor

Greg D. Cohen, DO, FACOFP dist.
Governor

David A. Connett, DO, FACOFP dist.
Governor


Rebecca D. Lewis, DO, FACOFP
Governor 

Saroj Misra, DO, FACOFP 
Governor

Derrick J. Sorweide, DO, FACOFP
Governor

Jordan E. Wong, DO
Resident Governor

Evan Bischoff, OMS-III
Student Governor


Elizabeth A. Palmarozzi, DO, FACOFP
Speaker

Antonios J. Tsompanidis, DO, FACOFP
Vice Speaker

Bob Moore, MA, CAE
Executive Director