The 2019-2020 SCAFP Board of Directors

The South Carolina Academy of Family Physicians is the state’s largest primary care medical specialty society. Family physicians are unique because they are trained and qualified to treat up to 90 percent of all conditions and care for all family members: men, women, the elderly, and children of all ages.

SCAFP Executive Officers 2019-2020


Kenneth Becker, MD - Seneca, SC

President – Elect

William O’Quinn, MD - Branchville, SC

Vice President

Kay Durst, MD - Sullivans Island, SC

Secretary / Treasurer

Patricia Bouknight, MD - Spartanburg, SC

Immediate Past President & Board Chair

Carla Gentry, MD - Spartanburg, SC

SCAFP Board Directors &
Representatives – 2019-2020

District IMatthew Roehrs, MDWilliamston, SC
District IISaria Saccocio, MDSimpsonville, SC
District IIIJerome Aya-Ay, MDSpartanburg, SC
District IVMichael Bryant, MDNinety Six, SC
District VKeith Shealy, MDLancaster, SC
District VIMarcia Taylor, MDGilbert, SC
District VIIJohan Hernandez, MDColumbia, SC
District VIIILucius Laffitte, MDBeaufort, SC
District IXJohn Hayden, MDOrangeburg, SC
District XTroy B. Gamble, MDKingstree, SC
District XIMorris Brown, MDLake City, SC
District XIIAshley Locklear-Batton, MDMyrtle Beach, SC
District XIIIAlec DeCastro, MDCharleston, SC
Member-at-LargeClaire L. Birdsong, MDColumbia, SC
Member-at-LargeAlec DeCastro, MDCharleston, SC
New Physician Board MemberJoseph Mulvilhill, MDPiedmont, SC
AAFP DelegateW. Hugh Durrence, MDCharleston, SC
AAFP DelegateGriffin Cupstid, MDSpartanburg, SC
Alternate AAFP DelegateEd Evans, MDSeneca, Columbia, SC
Alternate AAFP DelegatePatricia Witherspoon, MDColumbia, SC
SCMA DelegateFran M. Kunda, MDChesnee, SC
SCMA Alternate DelegateRichard Boyles, Jr, MDBarnwell, SC
Resident Board Member Michelle Sliva, MDSpartanburg, SC
AAFP Board MemberAda Stewart, MDColumbia, SC
Legislation Committee ChairRalph N. Riley, MDSaluda, SC
Legislative CoordinatorSally Rogers, Esq.Columbia, SC

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