Writing great exams is hard work. To develop End of Rotation™ exams, we use a team of outstanding assessment thinkers and exam writers from PA programs across the country. The result is the PAEA Assessment Council and PAEA Exam Development Boards.

Kimberly A. Cavanagh
Kimberly A. Cavanagh, DHSc, PA-C
Assessment Editor in Chief
Gannon University

Olivia W. Ziegler
Olivia W. Ziegler, MS, PA
Physician Assistant Education Association
Chief Assessment Officer

Exam Development Boards

Women’s Health, Pediatrics, Psychiatry & Behavioral Health

  • Susan White, MD (Boston University) — Chair
  • Hugh Rappa, MD (Nova Southeastern University)
  • Jennifer Momen, MD (Alderson-Broaddus University)
  • Susan A. Raaymakers, MPAS, PA-C, RDCS (Grand Valley State University)
  • Susan King-Barry, MPAS, PA-C (Western Michigan University)
  • Carrie Beebout, MPAS, PA-C (Saint Francis University)
  • David Fredenburg, MD, MPH, MA, FAAP (Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences)
  • David Pitonzo, Phd, PA-C (High Point University)
  • Melissa Brown, MSPAS, PA-C (DeSales University)
  • Elizabeth Bunting, MS, PA-C (East Carolina University)
  • Kathy Dexter, MLS, MHA, MPA, PA-C (Augusta University)
  • Carol Galarza, MS, PA-C (Wagner College)
  • Rosanne Washington, MHS, PA-C (MCPHS University, Manchester)

Emergency Medicine and General Surgery

  • Tracy Cleveland, MS, PA-C (Missouri State University) — Chair
  • Catherine B. Pearman, MPAS, PA-C (Eastern Virginia Medical School)
  • Joan Ward, MS, PA-C (University of the Sciences of Pennsylvania)
  • Frank Acevedo, MS, PA-C (New York Institute of Technology)
  • Kristopher R. Maday, MS, PA-C, CNSC (University of Tennessee Health Science Center)
  • Patricia Higgins, DO (Midwestern University-Downers Grove)
  • Angela Conrad, MPA, PA-C (Eastern Virginia Medical School)
  • Elizabeth Crawford, MS, PA-C (Pacific University)
  • Timothy Ferraroti, DHSc, PA-C (University of Saint Joseph)
  • Carey Barry, MHS, PA-C, MT (ASCP) (Northeastern University)
  • Mark L’Eplattenier, MPAS, PA-C (Hofstra University)
  • Priscilla Marsicovetere, JD, MPAS, PA-C (Franklin Pierce University)
  • John Hurt, MPAS, PA-C (Samford University)

Internal Medicine and Family Medicine

  • Roberto Canales, DHSc, MS, PA-C (Missouri State University) — Chair
  • Betsy Ekey, MPAS, PA-C (University of Mount Union)
  • Tina Martinez-Butler, MPAS, PA-C (Hardin-Simmons University)
  • Brenda Talarico, MPAS, PA-C (Individual Member)
  • Petar A. Breitinger, MPAS, PA-C (University of Florida)
  • Barbara Slusher, MSW, PA-C (University of Texas Medical Branch)
  • Susan Miller, MSPAS, PA-C (South University)
  • Jennifer Beverly, MPAS, PA-C (Rocky Mountain College)
  • Miguel Pineiro, MHS (Campbell University)
  • Clint Blankenship, PharmD,  PA-C, RPh (Medical University of South Carolina)
  • Sarah Garvick, MS, MPAS, PA-C (Wake Forest School of Medicine)
  • Mary Groll, MD, MS (Dominical University)
  • James Jankowski, MEd, MPAS, PA-C (Individual Member)
  • Megan Dougan, MPAS-PA-C (Mercyhurst University)
  • Quinnette Jones, MSW, LCSW, MHS, PA-C (Duke University)
  • Michael Rota, MS, PA-C (Wagner College)