Society of Diagnostic Medical Sonography

Fellow Membership

Purpose

The SDMS Fellow Membership category recognizes the lifetime achievement of individual members who have made outstanding contributions to the field of sonography and to the SDMS. An SDMS Fellow exhibits outstanding professional accomplishments as well as continued membership and sustained engagement in SDMS activities.

Eligibility

To be eligible for SDMS Fellow, an individual must:

  • Be a current member of the SDMS in good standing and must have been a member for a minimum of ten (10) consecutive years immediately prior to nomination;
  • Be credentialed by a national sonography credentialing body recognized by the SDMS Board of Directors, as detailed in the Recognition of Sonography Credentialing Organizations Position Statement; and
  • Have demonstrated significant contributions and/or leadership in the SDMS and sonography profession.

Nomination

  • Nominator must be a current SDMS member. Self-nominations cannot be made.
  • Must attach a letter detailing why the nominee should be elevated to SDMS Fellow status. The letter should be typed and not exceed three pages.
  • Nominations are accepted annually between March 1 and March 31.

Procedure

  • A call for nominations is made to the SDMS membership at large each year.
  • Once the nomination is received, the nominee will be asked to complete the Fellow Membership Application and return it by the appropriate deadline.
  • The SDMS Membership Awards and Recognition Committee will review all eligible applications and make a recommendation to the SDMS Board of Directors. The SDMS Board of Directors may either accept or reject the recommendation. The Board may elevate up to two SDMS members to Fellow status each year at its sole discretion.
  • The new SDMS Fellow induction will take place at the SDMS Annual Conference and will be announced in SDMS publications.
  • The new SDMS Fellow(s) will receive complimentary lifetime membership and a Fellow medallion and certificate.

Recognition

Award winners receive:

  • Complimentary lifetime SDMS Fellow membership;
  • Fellow member lapel pin, medallion, certificate, and use of the FSDMS designation;
  • Two complimentary, transferrable tickets to the SDMS & SDMS Foundation Awards Dinner held at the SDMS Annual Conference; and
  • Recognition at the SDMS & SDMS Foundation Awards Dinner and in the Journal of Diagnostic Medical Sonography (JDMS), SDMS press release, and SDMS social media release.
David Adams
RDCS, ACS, FSDMS
Durham, NC
Beth Anderhub
MEd, RDMS, FSDMS
Maryland Heights, MO
Laurinda Andrist
MBA, RDMS, RDCS, FSDMS
Eugene, OR
Joan Baker
MSR, RDMS, RDCS, FSDMS
Redmond, WA
Jim Baun
BS, RDMS, RVT, FSDMS
San Francisco, CA
Phillip Bendick
PhD, RVT, FSDMS
Vass, NC
Louise Berlin
JD, FSDMS, RDMS
Portland, ME
Mimi Berman-Sandler
PhD, RDMS, RDCS, FSDMS
New York, NY
Serena Bierig
MPH, ACS, RDMS, RDCS, RCS, CPHQ, FSDMS, FASE
North Fort Myers, FL
Shannon Boswell
BS, FSDMS
Seattle, WA
Charlotte Brookshire-Quinn
RDMS, FSDMS
Murfreesboro, TN
Diane Burda
RDMS, RDCS, RVT, FSDMS
Lakeland, FL
Jeanette Burlbaw
BS, RDMS, FSDMS, FAIUM
Leawood, KS
Sharon Calton
MS, RDMS, RDCS, FSDMS
Davie, FL
Jacqueline Carlson
BA, RDMS, RDCS, FSDMS
Dallas, TX
Catherine Carr-Hoefer
RDMS, RDCS, RVT, FSDMS
Corvallis, OR
Nancy Chouinard
MS, RDMS, RDCS, RVT, FSDMS
Delta, BC
Carolyn Coffin
MPH, RT(R), RDMS, RDCS, RVT, FSDMS
Lake Forest Park, WA
Gale Cote
RT(R)(N), RDMS, RVT, CNMT, FSDMS
Summerfiled, FL
Marveen Craig
AA, RDMS, FSDMS
Tucson, AZ
Reva Curry
PhD, RT(R), RDMS, FSDMS
Midland, MI
Dale Cyr
MBA, RDMS, RDCS, FSDMS
Rockville, MD
Robert Daigle
BA, RVT, RVS, FSVU, FSDMS
Littleton, CO
Robert DeJong
RDMS, RDCS, RVT, FSDMS
Rosedale, MD
Marie DeLange
BS, RDMS, RDCS, FSDMS
Redlands, CA
Julia Drose
BA, RDMS, RDCS, RVT, FSDMS, FAIUM
Denver, CO
Terry DuBose
MS, RDMS, FSDMS, FAIUM
Austin, TX
Kevin Evans
PhD, RT(R)(M)(BD), RDMS, RVS, FSDMS
Columbus, OH
Melissa Foreman
RDMS, RVT, FSDMS
Dallas, TX
Pamela Foy
MS, RDMS, FSDMS
Westerville, OH
Kathy Gill
MS, RT(R), RDMS, FSDMS
Daphne, AL
Linda Gordon
RT(R), RDMS, RVT, FSDMS
Madison, MS
Sheryl Goss
MS, RT(R)(S), RDMS, RDCS, RVT, FSDMS
Hunlock Creek, PA
Joy Guthrie
PhD, ACS, RDMS, RDCS, RVT, RCS, RCCS, RVS, FSDMS
Madera, CA
Sandra Hagen-Ansert
MS, RDMS, RDCS, FSDMS, FASE
San Diego, CA
Rebecca Hall
PhD, RDMS, FSDMS
Albuquerque, NM
Charlotte Henningsen
MS, RT(R), RDMS, RVT, FSDMS, FAIUM
Orlando, FL
Anne Jones
BS, RN, RDMS, RVT, FSDMS, FSVU
Winston Salem, NC
Diane Kawamura
PhD, RT(R), RDMS, FSDMS, FAIUM
Ogden, UT
Katherine Kisslo
RDCS, RCS, RCIS, FSDMS
Chapel Hill, NC
Joan Korfhagen
RDMS, RDCS, FSDMS
Cincinnati, OH
Lori Koziol
RDMS, CRGS, FSDMS
Hamilton, ON
Kathryn Kuntz
MEd, RT(R), RDMS, RVT, FSDMS
Woodbury, MN
Linda London
MS, RT(R), RDMS, RDCS, FSDMS
Mill Valley, CA
Kathleen McDiarmid
MEd, RDMS, RDCS, FSDMS
South Londonderry, VT
Daniel Merton
BS, RDMS, FSDMS, FAIUM
Laurel Springs, NJ
Donald Milburn
RDCS, RVT, FSDMS
Prescott, AZ
Carol Mitchell
PhD, ACS, RT(R), RDMS, RDCS, RVT, FSDMS, FASE
Fitchburg, WI
Marsha Neumyer
BS, RVT, FSDMS, FSVU, FAIUM
Harrisburg, PA
Cindy Owen
RDMS, RVT, FSDMS
Powhatan, AR
Richard Palma
BS, ACS, RDCS, RCS, FASE, FSDMS
Burlington, CT
Wayne Persutte
PhD, RDMS, FSDMS, FAIUM
Aurora, CO
Cynthia Rapp
BS, RDMS, RDCS, FSDMS, FAIUM
Aliso Viejo, CA
Catherine Rienzo
MS, RT(R), RDMS, FSDMS
Macungie, PA
Laura Schorzman
RDMS, RDCS, FSDMS
San Diego, CA
Lynne Schreiber
MS, RT(R), RDMS, FSDMS
Fort Lauderdale, FL
Andrea Skelly
PhD, FSDMS
Kirkland, WA
Nancy Spangler
MPAS, RDMS, PA-C, FSDMS
South Milwaukee, WI
Jean Lea Spitz
MPH, RDMS, FSDMS
Oklahoma City, OK
Tammy Stearns
MS, RT(R), RDMS, RVT, FSDMS
Cuidad Sandino, Managua,
Terrence Tye
MS, RDMS, RDCS, FSDMS
Bishop, CA
Alan Waggoner
MHS, RDCS, FSDMS
Lehigh Acres, FL
Larry Waldroup
BS, RDMS, ROUB, FSDMS
Philadelphia, PA
Roger Warner
MS, FSDMS
Homewood, IL
Kerry Weinberg
PhD, MPA, MA, RT(R), RDMS, RDCS, FSDMS
New York, NY
Winslow Whitten
BA, RDMS, RVT, FSDMS
Manchester, NH
Fellow Members as of 09/21/2017 05:31 AM