The team at AASLD is committed to bringing our members the best experiences an association can offer. We strive to make sure that every educational opportunity keeps our members on the forefront of scientific achievements.

Leadership Team

Matthew D’Uva, FASAE, CAE
Chief Executive Officer

AASLD Foundation and Patient Engagement

Julie Deal
Deputy Chief Executive Officer
Executive Director, AASLD Foundation

Monnica Asuncion – Coordinator, Development

Linda Coughlan– Senior Manager, Development

Stephanie King Director, Development

Julia Merrill CAE, – Director, Grants and Programs

Michael Providence CAE, – Sr. Manager, Patient Engagement

Colleen Wainwright – Manager, Grants and Programs


Dominique Clayton – Manager, Online Education

Stephanie Grimsby – Director, Education and Professional Development

Jessica Jessop – Sr. Manager, Education and Accreditation

Anne Wrobel – Manager, Education

Funmi Yusuf – Manager, Conference Education


Heather Cooney – Sr. Manager, Exhibits and Sponsorships

Melissa Morrison – Director, Meetings

Finance and Administration

Mukarab Islam, CPA
Vice President

Luz Agustin – Assistant Controller

Aaron Batla, CPA – Accountant

Charnese Bethea – Junior Accountant

Haroon Farooq – Coordinator, Administrative and Facilities

Marketing and Communications

Caroline Laurin
Vice President

Camille Sanders, CAE, PCM  Director, Membership & Marketing

Tazeen Shirazi – Manager, Data Integrity and Analysis

Amanda Thaxton – Manager, Membership

Noor Varjabedian – Manager, Social Media and Marketing

Megan Webster – Sr. Manager, Program Marketing

People and Strategy

Marjorie Bynum, CAE
Chief of Staff

Akuender Dot – Sr. Manager, Global and Public Policy

Crystal Jones – Director, Human Resources

Patricia Marshall – Coordinator, Member Communities

Lynee Sanders – Coordinator, Governance

Erica Taylor – Manager, Governance

Publications and Practice Resources

Elizabeth Durzy
Vice President

Audrey Davis-Owino – Sr. Director, Clinical Guidelines and Quality

Ann Haran – Director, Publications

Bianca Hughes – Editorial Assistant

Kristen Johnson – Medical Illustrator

Erica Lowe – Editorial Assistant

Emili Malatesta – Manager, Publications

Kareytis Martinez – Sr. Manager, Publications

Cherelle Wells – Editorial Assistant