PAs in Leadership

PAs who work in clinical practice are natural leaders, teaching patients and their families treatment plans and explaining diagnoses. The role of a PA is often expanded into other roles, formally or informally.

For those interested in pursuing a leadership position, check out American Academy of PAs or follow us on our social media handles!

PA Leadership Q&A Interviews

This interview series highlights PAs who have taken steps outside the clinical role and shown leadership in a variety of settings.

What Political Issues Are Physician Assistants Facing?

What Political Issues Are Physician Assistants Facing?

What PAs Need to Know: An Update from the March 2019 AAPA Leadership Advocacy Summit in Washington DC Do you...

PA Apathy: Why Voting for PA Leaders Matters

Physician Assistants often work very hard to become the amazing clinicians they are, yet statistically, only a fraction are involved...

PA Leadership Series: Jennifer Orozco, PA-C

I’m SOOO excited to introduce this next person! Jennifer Orozco is the Director of Advanced Practice Providers at Rush University,...

PA Leadership Series: Afton Heitzenrater, PA-C

I’m excited to continue posting for our PA Leadership Blog series. Afton is an amazing PA leader as well as...

PA Leadership Series: Kristopher Maday, PA-C

This guy! I’m excited to introduce this next PA in our Leadership series! He is an involved, active supporter of...

PA Leadership Series: Savanna Perry, PA-C

Pre-PAs, stay tuned at the end for a discount code PLUS a great giveaway! Whaaat!? Oh, I’m so darn excited...

PA Leadership Series: Lianne Hahn, PA-C

Lianne is a PA Entrepreneur with a very busy schedule! She works clinically as a contracted PA in several different...

PA Leadership Series: Kris Pyles-Sweet, PA-C

Kris is a fantastic example of a leader within the PA profession. She wears many hats, including being the owner...

PA Leadership Series: Ken Ferrell, PA

If you read nothing else on this website, take the time to read this. Ken Ferrell is the last surviving...

PA Leadership Series: Jordan G. Roberts, PA-C

Jordan is one of the first PAs on social media to reach out when EmpoweredPAs.com was developed and has been...

PA Leadership Series: Jamie Kemp, PA-C

  Jamie was kind enough to answer our Q&A questions for the PA Leadership blog series. She has been practicing...

PA Leadership Series: David Mittman, PA-C

PA Leadership Series: David Mittman, PA-C

This is one of several interviews as part of our PA Leadership blog series. Over the next few weeks, we will...

PA Leadership Series: Jaclyn Rohan, PA-C

PA Leadership Series: Jaclyn Rohan, PA-C

Jacklyn Rohan is a great example of all the ways PAs can be amazing. She is also a 2011 graduate...

PA Leadership Series: John Bielinski, PA-C

PA Leadership Series: John Bielinski, PA-C

This is the first of several interviews as part of our PA Leadership blog series. Over the next few weeks,...