Chapter Leadership


Jessica Galarraga, MD, MPH – President
Natasha N. Powell, MD, MPH – President Elect
Allen F. Wang, MD, MPH – Secretary/Treasurer

Natalie Kirilichin, MD, MPH – Immediate Past President

Board of Directors
Open – Resident-Director
Open – Alternate Resident-Director

Leah E. Steckler, MD – Director



Rita A. Manfredi-Shutler, MD, FACEP

Jessica Galarraga, MD, MPH
Natasha N. Powell, MD, MPH


Danya Khoujah, MBBS, FACEP

Alternate Councillor
Natalie L. Kirilichin, MD, MPH

Chapter Executive
Adriana Alvarez

National ACEP Board Member

DC Chapter Member

Aisha T. Liferidge, MD, FACEP

All active District of Columbia ACEP members are eligible to serve on the Board of Directors or represent the Chapter as a Councillor. The Board of Directors has general supervision of the Chapter affairs at its annual meetings. Councillors represent District of Columbia at National ACEP Council Meetings held in conjunction with National ACEP events.