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Prior members

TERM ENDING 2022

Erica Costa, M.P.P.A.
Advocacy Director
American Lung Association
Representing: American Lung Association
Term: 2020-2022

TERM ENDING 2020

Karina Camacho
Policy Manager
Tobacco Control
American Lung Association in California
Representing: American Lung Association 
Term: 2020-2020

Benjamin Chaffee, D.D.S., M.P.H., Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Oral Epidemiology and Dental Public Health
University of California, San Francisco
Representing: Dentistry and Oral Health
Term: 2017-2020

Robin Corelli, PharmD 
Professor, Department of Clinical Pharmacy
University of California, San Francisco
Representing: Clinical Pharmacy
Term: 2016-2020

John Crockett, Ph.D.
Associate Vice President Research Advancement
San Diego State University 
Representing: Tobacco-Related Disease Research Institution 
Term: 2020-2020

John Maa, M.D. 
Marin General Hospital
President, Northern California Chapter of the American College of Surgeons
Board of Directors, American Heart Association, San Francisco Division
Representing: American Heart Association
Term: 2011-2020

Robert J. MacCoun, Ph.D.
Professor
Stanford Law School
Representing: Independent Research University of CA
Term: 2019-2020

Jesse N. Nodora, Dr.P.H.
Assistant Professor, Department of Family and Preventive Medicine
University of California, San Diego
Moores Cancer Center
Representing: Ex-Officio TEROC
Term: 2014-2020

Dan J. Raz, M.D., M.A.S. 
Assistant Professor 
Surgical Director, Lung Cancer and Thoracic Oncology 
City of Hope National Medical Center, Duarte 
Representing: Lung Cancer Alliance 
Term: 2013-2020

Stephen C. Welter, Ph.D. 
Vice Chair
Vice President, Research and Graduate Dean 
San Diego State University 
Representing: Tobacco-Related Disease Research Institute 
Term: 2014-2020

Mimi C. Yu, Ph.D. 
Professor (retired) 
University of Southern California 
Representing: American Cancer Society & Cancer Action Network 
Term: 2011-2020

TERM ENDING 2019

Denise Adams-Simms, M.P.H.
Executive Director
San Diego Black Health Associates
Representing: Community-Based Provider
Term: 2017-2019

Ricky N. Bluthenthal, Ph.D.
Professor, Department of Preventive Medicine
University of Southern California
Representing: Private Research Institute
Term: 2015-2019

Edith D. Balbach, Ph.D.
Professor, Emerita of Public Health and Family Medicine
Tufts University 
Representing: Policy Researcher
Term: 2014-2019

Matthew Brenner, M.D. 
Professor of Medicine, Department of Medicine
University of California, Irvine 
Representing: Biomedical Research 
Term: 2012-2019

Vanessa M. Marvin
Senior Director, Grassroots Advocacy and Field Strategy
American Lung Association
Representing: American Lung Association in California
Term: 2015-2019

TERM ENDING 2018

Sarah A. Planche, M.Ed.
School Health Education Consultant 
Tobacco Use Prevention and Education Program 
California Department of Education 
Representing: California Department of Education 
Term: 2014-2018

Xueying Zhang, M.S. 
Research Scientist 
California Tobacco Control Program
California Department of Public Health
Representing: California Department of Public Health 
Term: 2015-2018

TERM ENDING 2017

Richard L. Barnes, J.D.
Health Science Clinical Professor, Dept. of Clinical Pharmacy
University of California, San Francisco
Representing: Ex-Officio TEROC
Term: 2015-2017

TERM ENDING 2016

Audrey Smith, M.A., R.D., C.D.E. 
Director, Preventive Health Services 
Watts Healthcare Corporation, Los Angeles 
Representing: Community-Base Provider 
Term: 2013-2016

TERM ENDING 2015

Serena Chen, B.A., M.S. 
Director of Policy & Tobacco Programs, Greater Bay Area 
American Lung Association in California 
Representing: American Lung Association in California 
Term: 2012-2015

Sean David, M.D., S.M., D.Phil.  
Clinical Associate Professor, General Internal Medicine
Stanford University 
Representing: Independent Research University 
Term: 2012-2015

Lawrence Green, Dr.P.H. 
Adjunct Professor, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics
University of California, San Francisco
Representing: Ex-Officio (TEROC) 
Term: 2011-2015

Tom Herman, M.P.A 
Administrator, Coordinated School Health and Safety Office
California Department of Education 
Representing: California Department of Education 
Term: 2014-2015

Jonathon Isler, Ph.D.
Chief, Evaluation and Knowledge Management Section
California Tobacco Control Program
California Department of Public Health
Representing: California Department of Public Health
Term: 2014-2015

Robert H. Rice, Ph.D.
Professor, Department of Environmental Toxicology 
University of California, Davis 
Representing: Environmental Sciences 
Term: 2012-2015

Linda P. Sarna, DNSc, R.N., F.A.A.N. 
Professor and Lulu Wolf-Hassenplug Endowed Chair
University of California, Los Angeles
Representing: Nursing Association
Term: 2011-2015

TERM ENDING 2014      

Marilyn Newhoff, Ph.D. 
Dean, College of Health and Human Services 
San Diego State University 
Representing: Tobacco-Related Disease Research Institute 
Term: 2013-2014

Elizabeth (Libby) Smith, Ph.D. 
Associate Adjunct Professor, Social and Behavioral Sciences 
University of California, San Francisco
Representing: Public Policy 
Term: 2011-2014

Colleen Stevens, M.S.W. 
Branch Chief, Tobacco Control Program 
California Department of Public Health 
Representing: California Department of Public Health 
Term: 2012-2014

Gregory A. Talavera, M.D., M.P.H. 
Professor, Graduate School of Public Health 
Division of Health Promotion and Behavioral Sciences 
San Diego State University 
Representing: Social Behavioral 
Term: 2011-2014

Greg Wolfe 
School Health Education Consultant 
Tobacco Use Prevention and Education Program 
California Department of Education 
Representing: California Department of Education 
Term: 2012-2014