Director James R. Zanewicz


Chief Business Officer
Office of Research Business Development
Tulane University School of Medicine
1430 Tulane Avenue, Suite 1553
Mail Code #8512
New Orleans, LA  70112
504.919.3800 (M)
Follow Me: @zanewicz

Director's Term: Three Years

Director's Responsibilities:

  • Monitor implementation of strategic plan and as a Board report to members annually on progress related to Vision, Mission and Goals.
  • Support the strategic plan and participate in strategic planning meetings.
  • Participate in the review and oversight of policies to ensure the effective governance and fiscal health of the organization through attendance at scheduled Board meetings each year.
  • Represent the membership as ambassadors of the organization and the profession.
  • Build relationships with external and affiliated organizations and serve on their boards and committees as appropriate.
  • Enhance AUTM’s public image, and promote the mission and vision of the association.
  • Participate in the development of the annual operating budget including the review and recommendation of new programs and initiatives.
  • Work in cooperation with other Board members.
  • Participate in annual performance evaluation of Headquarters staff.
  • Advise the Board of any changes in job, position or lifestyle that might negatively affect officer’s ability to serve AUTM.