2022 Board of Directors

Officers

Laura Simons

Laura E. Simons, PhD

President

Stanford University Medical School
Palo Alto, CA

Ward-Wendy

Wendy Ward, PhD, ABPP

Past President

University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences
Little Rock, AR

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Melissa Santos, PhD

President Elect

Connecticut Children's Medical Center
Hartford, CT

Robin Everhart

Robin Everhart, PhD

Treasurer (2020-2022)

Virginia Commonwealth University
Richmond, Virginia

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Tammi Young-Saleme, PhD

Secretary (2022-2024)

Nationwide Children's Hospital
Columbus, OH

Chad Jensen

Chad Jensen, PhD

Member at Large (2020-2022) Continuing Education

Brigham Young University
Provo, UT

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Christina Low Kapalu, PhD 

Member at Large (2022-2024) Diversity

Children's Mercy Kansas City
Kansas City, MO

Eleanor Mackey

Eleanor Mackey, PhD

Member at Large (2021-2023) Membership

Children’s National Health System
Washington, DC

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Megan Cohen, PhD 

Member at Large (2022-2024) Student/Trainee Development

Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
Wilmington, DE

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Terry Stancin, PhD, ABPP

APA Council Representative (2019-2024)

MetroHealth
Cleveland, OH

 

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Idia Thurston, PhD

APA Council Representative (2022-2024)

Texas A&M University
College Station, TX

Appointed Members

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Sahar Eshtehardi, MS

Student Representative (2021-2022)

University of Houston
Houston, TX

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Dustin P. Wallace, PhD

Web Master and Listserv Manager (2021-2023)

Children's Mercy Hospital
Kansas City, MO

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Anne Kazak, PhD, ABPP

Historian (2013-2022)

A.I. du Pont Hospital for Children
Wilmington, DE

 

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Tonya M. Palermo, PhD

JPP Editor

Seattle Children's Research Institute
Seattle, WA

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Avani Modi, PhD

JPP Editor Elect

Cincinnati Children's Hospital
Cincinnati, OH

Jennifer-Schurman

Jennifer V. Schurman, PhD, ABPP

CPPP Editor

Children's Mercy Hospital
Kansas City, MO

Christina Duncan

Christina Duncan, PhD

CPPP Editor Elect

West Virginia University
Morgantown, WV

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Melanie Noel, PhD, RPsych

APA Program Chair (2022)

Department of Psychology
University of Calgary

 

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Elvin Thomaseo Burton, PhD, MPH, ABPP

APA Program Chair (2023)

The University of Tennessee Health Science
Memphis, Tennessee

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Emily F. Law, PhD

SPPAC Program Chair (2022)

Seattle Children’s Hospital
Seattle, WA

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Soumitri Sil, PhD

SPPAC Program Co-Chair (2023)

Emory University
Atlanta, GA

Leadership Team

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Laura E. Degnon, CAE

Executive Director

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Erin Ross, MS

Associate Executive Director

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