The AHS Board of Directors helps to guide the mission and objectives of the society. In addition to organizing events and educational symposia, they also perform research and provide support to headache professionals and patients.


Congratulations to the 2024 – 2026 Board of Directors!


Board of Directors (Voting)



Todd J. Schwedt, MD, MSCI, FAHS

Immediate Past President

Andrew C. Charles, MD, FAHS


Matthew S. Robbins, MD, FAHS


Jessica Ailani, MD, FAHS


Rashmi B. Halker Singh, MD, FAHS

Chair, American Migraine Foundation

Christine Lay, MD, FAHS


Andrea M. Harriott, MD, PhD

Marcela Romero-Reyes, DDS, PhD, FAHS

Stephanie J. Nahas, MD, MSEd, FAHS

Noah Rosen, MD, FAHS

Scott W. Powers, PhD, FAHS

Amaal J. Starling, MD, FAHS

Amynah Pradhan, PhD

Rebecca Wells, MD, MPH, FAHS



Board of Directors (Non-voting)


Corporate Liaison

Stewart J. Tepper, MD, FAHS

Editor-in-Chief, Headache®

Amy Gelfand, MD, FAHS

Chair, Special Interest Sections

Catherine D. Chong, PhD, FAHS

Advanced Practice Provider Board Liaison

Annika Ehrlich, DNP, NP, RN


Board Advisors (Past Presidents)


Robert B. Daroff, MD, FAHS

Lawrence C. Newman, MD, FAHS

Kathleen B. Digre, MD, FAHS

R. Allan Purdy, MD, FAHS

David W. Dodick, MD, FAHS

Joel R. Saper, MD, FAHS

Peter J. Goadsby, MD, PhD, FAHS

Stephen D. Silberstein, MD, FAHS

Richard B. Lipton, MD, FAHS

Paul Winner, DO, FAHS

Elizabeth W. Loder, MD, MPH, FAHS

*Board of Directors Disclosure List