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Executive Committee

President

Tess (Elizabeth) Vickers Saarel, MD
Medical Director
St. Luke's Pediatric Cardiology
Boise, ID

VP for Research

Prince J. Kannankeril, MD, MSCI
Division of Cardiology
Vanderbilt Children’s Hospital
Vanderbilt Heart and Vascular Institute
Nashville, TN

VP for Administration

Jeffrey J. Kim, MD
Director, Electrophsiology & Pacing
Texas Children's Hospital
Houston, TX

VP for Associates

Melissa Olen, ARNP
Electrophysiology Nurse Practitioner
Clinical Coordinator for Electrophysiology and Remote Device Monitoring
Nicklaus Children’s Hospital
Miami, FL

VP of Finance

Jennifer N. Avari Silva, MD
Director, Pediatric Electrophysiology
Washington University in St. Louis
St. Louis, MO

International Liaison to PACES

Andreas Pflaumer, MD
The Royal Children's Hospital Melbourne
Melbourne, VIC
Australia

Ex Officio, 1st Past President

Seshadri Balajii, MBBS
Oregon Health Sciences
707 SW Gaines St
Portland, OR

Ex Officio, 2nd Past President

Maully Shah, MBBS
Director of Cardiac Electrophysiology
The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
Philadelphia, PA