The Council on Physician Assistants is created in
Wis. Stat. § 15.407(2), and shares authorities with the Medical Examining Board as outlined in Wis. Stat. § 448.20(1).
Executive Director: Thomas Ryan
The members of the Council on Physician Assistants are appointed to serve 4-year terms as outlined in
Wis. Stat. § 15.407(2). The Council consists of 1 public member who is appointed by the Governor and confirmed by the Legislature, and 4 professional members: 3 physician assistant members and 1 educator of physician assistants member, who are appointed by the Medical Examining Board.
|Member||Officer||Member Type||Term Expiration|
|Jarrett, Jennifer L.||Chairperson||Physician Assistant Member||7/1/2019|
|Miller, Nadine E.||Vice Chairperson||Physician Assistant Member||7/1/2020|
|Wilkins, Jody L.||Secretary||Physician Assistant Member||7/1/2017*|
|Barrett, Jeremiah L.||Educator Member||7/1/2020|
|Pangman Schmitt, Mary||Public Member||7/1/2008**|
*The Physician Assistant and Educator Council members are appointed by the Medical Examining Board; these members may continue to serve until the Board takes formal action to appoint a successor regardless of term expiration.
**The public member of the Council is subject to gubernatorial appointment; a public member whose term has expired may continue to serve until their successor is confirmed by the Senate.
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Last updated: 11/21/2017