Board Members

The Georgia Composite Medical Board is comprised of 16 members (15 voting members and one ex-officio member) appointed by the Governor and confirmed by the State Senate. By statute, two members are consumer members, one is a physician assistant (and is an ex-officio member), two are physicians with Doctor of Osteopathy degrees, and 11 are physicians with Doctor of Medicine degrees.

 

John S. Antalis, MD
Former Chair (2016- 2017)
Family Medicine Physician
Whitfield County

Subrahmanya Bhat, MD
Internal Medicine Physician
Henry County

William Bostock, DO
Family Medicine Physician
Gwinnett County

Kathryn Cheek, MD
Pediatric Physician
Taylor County

Ruthie Crider, MD
Emergency Medicine Physician
Bulloch County

Debi Dalton, MD
Former Chair (2021- 2022)
Pediatric Emergency Medicine Physician
Cobb County

Charmaine Faucher, PA-C
Ex-Officio Member
Cobb County

Austin Flint, MD
Radiologist
Hall County

Sreenivasulu "Sreeni" Gangasani MD
Cardiovascular Disease Physician
Gwinnett County

Judy Gardner, PharmD
Consumer Member
Fulton County

Alexander S. Gross, MD
Former Chair (2010- 2011)
Dermatologist
Dekalb County

Charles E. Harris, Jr.
Consumer Member
Hall County

J. Jeffrey Marshall, MD
Former Chair (2018- 2019)
Cardiologist
Fulton County

Matthew W. Norman, MD
Chair
Psychiatrist
Fulton County

Andrew Reisman, MD
Vice-Chair
Family Medicine Physician
Hall County

Barby J. Simmons, DO
Former Chair (2020- 2021)
Family Medicine Physician
Henry County

 

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The Board has several advisory committees that review matters pertaining to the licensing of specific areas of practice and additional committees that review matters pertaining to the enforcement of the laws and rules of the Board. Please see the attached document for a description of each committee, who comprises the committee and how each committee contributes to the Board's mission.