by National Board of Chiropractic Examiners | 5/15/2014 11:03:47 AM
Greeley, Colo.—The National Board of Chiropractic Examiners (NBCE) held its annual meeting on May 2, 2014, in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina. State delegates re-elected Dr. Ronald B. Tripp, Jr., of Oklahoma as District IV Director.
Four other district directors continue their terms on the NBCE board. They are Dr. Daniel M. Côté (Oregon) in District I, Dr. Donna L. Craft (Michigan) in District II, Dr. Paul N. Morin (Maine) in District III, and Dr. Norman E. Ouzts, Jr. (South Carolina) in District V. District directors are elected to three-year terms.
The board also has four at-large positions and two of these were open for election in 2014. Dr. Steven R. Conway (Wisconsin) was re-elected and Dr. Gary R. Pennebaker (Minnesota) was elected. Dr. Salvatore D. LaRusso (Florida), and Dr. Lawrence O’Connor (New Jersey) continue their terms. At-large directors are elected to two-year terms.
Two NBCE Board positions are filled by the Federation of Chiropractic Licensing Boards for one-year terms. This year, FCLB President Dr. LeRoy F. Otto (Minnesota) and FCLB Vice President Dr. Farrel I. Grossman (South Carolina) were re-appointed.
Once the 11-member board was seated, officers were chosen: Dr. Donna L. Craft (Michigan) was elected president of the board, Dr. Paul N. Morin (Maine) was elected vice president, Dr. Steven Conway (Wisconsin) was re-elected secretary, and Dr. Salvatore D. LaRusso (Florida) was elected treasurer. These four officers make up the Executive Committee of the NBCE.