Member, AMPAC Board of Directors
Appointed to the AMPAC Board of Directors in 2012, Randy Easterling, MD, serves on the Congressional Review Committee and the Political Education Committee. Dr. Easterling is a family physician with a board certification in addiction medicine. In addition to a family medicine practice at The Street Clinic in Vicksburg, Mississippi, he is also currently Medical Director of the Marian Hill Chemical Dependency Unit in Vicksburg.
Dr. Easterling received his medical degree from the University of Mississippi School of Medicine in Jackson, Mississippi. He did his residency in family medicine at the University of Alabama’s College of Community Health Sciences in Tuscaloosa, Alabama.
Dr. Easterling has been involved in organized medicine throughout his career and has served on his state’s delegation to the American Medical Association since 2004. He has been a member of the Board of Trustees of the Mississippi State Medical Association from 2002-2008, serving as Chairman from 2008-2009 and Vice Chairman from 2004-2007. He also was a member of the Board of Directors of the Mississippi Academy of Family Physicians from 2000 through 2006, serving as President from 2004-05 and Vice-President from 2002-2003.
Political leadership on behalf of the Magnolia State’s physicians is also familiar ground for Dr. Easterling, as he served on the Mississippi Medical Political Action Committee Board of Directors from 2002-2008, including a stint as Chairman from 2008-2011. He also currently serves on the Business and Industry Political Education Committee’s Executive Committee.
Dr. Easterling has also been a trusted leader in health care policy in home state. He has been a member of the Mississippi State Board of Medical Licensure since 2006, serving as President from 2012-2013 and Vice-President from 2010-2012. He also was the Chairman of then-incoming Governor Phil Bryant’s transition committee on health care in November of 2011.
Dr. Easterling and his wife Janie reside in Vicksburg, Mississippi.