Nomination: Dr Erin King-Mullins

Place of work: Georgia Colon & Rectal Surgical Associates, Atlanta

Erin King-Mullins has been an outstanding role model and advocate for women surgeons, especially during the COVID pandemic.

She balanced her busy clinical practice and role as a surgical educator with her obligations as a new mom. She led efforts to increase diversity, equity, and inclusion within the ASCRS through the creation of a new task force and annual meeting symposium.

She was also a key member of the new ASCRS mentorship task force, where she helped implement a new webinar and speed mentoring event.