Member-at-Large, MAFP Board of Directors

Members-at-large serve as directors on the MAFP Board of Directors. The board must be composed of a minimum of eight, and a maximum of 11, directors. Up to six directors are elected by the membership at the MAFP Annual Meeting. Members-at-large/directors serve two-year terms; they may be re-elected for two additional two-year terms for a maximum of six years.

Directors must:

  • Attend the majority of meetings of the board
  • Serve on any committee(s) to which they are appointed and attend the majority of the committee meetings

Member-at-large/Director, 2021-2022 MAFP Board of Directors

AMY KEENUM, DO PharmD, FAAFP

Dr. Amy Keenum served as chair of the Department of Family and Community Medicine at Michigan State University College of Osteopathic Medicine in 2015-2020. Most of her career was teaching residents and student at the University of Tennessee in Knoxville. In addition to a clinical practice at the academic sites, she has been a physician in several rural sites.

Dr. Keenum earned her doctor of osteopathic medicine degree from Michigan State University College of Osteopathic Medicine. She completed a family medicine residency at Mountain Area Health Education Center in Asheville, North Carolina.

A career highlight was teaching family medicine as a Fulbright scholar, at the University of Malawi College of Medicine, now the Kamuzu University of Health Sciences.

Dr. Keenum's clinical interests include rural health and health literacy.