Dr. Elena Fuentes-Afflick, Professor and Vice-Chair of Pediatrics, Chief of Pediatrics at Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital, began her leadership with the APS in 2012 as a council member and founding chair to the taskforce that developed APS’ Committee on Diversity and Inclusion, serving two 3-year terms. In 2014, she began co-chairing APS’ Career Support committee (formerly known as APS’ Leadership Committee). Dr. Fuentes was elected in 2016 as Incoming President and served as President in 2017. During her time as an officer, she partnered with fellow APS councilors to develop the APS’ 2019 Strategic Plan. Dr. Fuentes-Afflick has been instrumental in advocating and shaping academic pediatrics, as well as the APS. The APS is deeply grateful for your committed leadership. Read about Dr. Fuentes-Afflick’s career here.