The SDPA Board of Directors and Committee Chairs are supported by three staff members who are in McLean, Virginia at SDPA headquarters. Members, partners and the public can reach staff at anytime by calling 844-DERMPAS (844-337-6727).
Managing Director - Leah Reily
Leah Reily is the Managing Director for the Society for Dermatology Physician Assistants (SDPA) and The Dermatology PA Foundation (DPAF). After moving back to Washington D.C. she began working specifically within the field of association management and joined the SDPA in April 2015. Leah brings a wealth of experience and knowledge in the association management field spanning membership, communications, conference and event planning, and administration. She believes that fostering a positive, organized, work environment serves to energize leaders and staff to achieve strategic goals and represent their membership. Leah received a B.A. from Carleton University in Ottawa, Canada and her MSc from University College London (UCL) in London, England. She and her husband, Dan, live in McLean, Virginia.
Communications & Industry Support Manager - Chad Quinn
Chad Quinn, the SDPA’s Communications & Industry Relations Support Manager, brings over 18 years of marketing, public relations, and graphic design experience to our association having worked in the private sector, local government and the association world. Most recently, he was responsible for re-vamping another associations' overall marketing strategy and image, and re-invigorating their social media efforts. Prior to that, Chad worked as a public information officer for a South Florida government where he was the spokesperson and responsible for all marketing and promotional activities.
Program Manager - Lindsay Martin
Lindsay joined the SDPA in January 2016 to support its Leadership, members and partners in an administrative capacity and quickly grew her role into that of Program Manager. In addition to Lindsay’s administrative skillset, she brings a high level of experience in customer service and professionalism to her role. She boasts a sixteen year work history, primarily holding office support and event planning positions. Her career background has afforded her exciting opportunities such as community-relations and volunteer work, various task-force and committee positions, and travel. She is excited to have joined such a great organization as a staff member and looks forward to providing immaculate service on behalf of the SDPA.