Div. 37 Executive Committee

The executive committee consists of the Div. 37 Board of Directors and 16 representatives.

President
Jennifer Kaminski, PhD
Health Scientist
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Division of Human Development and Disability
Atlanta, GA
Telephone: (404) 498-4159

Past President
Anita Thomas, PhD
Dean, College of Applied Behavioral Sciences
Professor, School of Psychological Sciences
University of Indianapolis
1400 East Hanna Avenue
Indianapolis, IN 46227
Telephone: (317) 788-6126

President-Elect (2018)
Amy Damashek, PhD
Associate Professor
Department of Psychology
Western Michigan University
3528 Wood Hall
1903 W. Michigan Ave.
Kalamazoo, MI 49008
Telephone: (269) 387-4920

Secretary
Jenelle Shanley, PhD (2017-19)
Associate Director of Training
National SafeCare® Training and Research Center
Mark Chaffin Center for Healthy Development
Assistant Professor, School of Public Health
Georgia State University
2376 Heather Drive
Atlanta, GA 30033
Telephone: (404) 413-1340

Treasurer
Paula Fite, PhD (2018-20)
Associate Professor
Clinical Child Psychology Program
University of Kansas
Lawrence, KS 66045
Telephone: (785) 864-1887

Member at Large - Advocacy Coordinator
Christina Rodriquez, PhD (2017-19)
Department of Psychology
Univeristy of Alabama at Birmingham
231f Campbell Hall
1720 2nd Avenue S
Birmingham, Ala 35294-0001
Telephone: (205) 934-9897

Member at Large - Communications and Technology
Sonia Rubens, PhD (2018-20)  
Assistant Professor
Department of Counseling Psychology
Santa Clara University
500 El Camino Real
Santa Clara, CA 95053
Telephone: (408) 551-3643

Member at Large - Early Career Professionals
Christy Olezeski, PhD (2017-19)
Assistant Professor
Yale University School of Medicine
Departments of Psychiatry and Child Study
Connecticut Mental Health Center
West Haven Mental Health Clinic
270 Center Street
West Haven, CT 06516
Telephone: (203) 974-5910

Member at Large - Task Force Coordinator and Diversity Issues
Joaquin Borrego, PhD (2016-18)
Department of Psychology
Texas Tech University
Lubbock, TX 79409-2051
Telephone: (806) 742-3711

Representative to APA Council  
Mary Ann McCabe, PhD, ABPP  (2017-19)
131 E. Broad Street 
Suite 201   
Falls Church, VA 22046   
Telephone: (703) 237-3249

Editor, The Advocate  
Jill McLeigh, PhD (2018-20)
Research Assistant Professor
University of Colorado Denver
Anschutz Medical Campus

Editor, Advances in Child and Family Policy and Practice
Lisa Gennetian, PhD (2018-21)
Research Professor
Institute for Human Development and Social Change
New York University
Telephone: 917-319-9485

Program Chair, 2018 APA Convention
Mirian Ofonedu, PhD, MSW, LCSW-C
Center for Child and Family Traumatic Stress
Kennedy Krieger Institute
School of Social Work
University of Maryland
525 W. Redwood Street
Baltimore, MD 21201
Telephone: (443) 923-5983

Membership Chair
Mindy Willing, PsyD, MPH
Department of Mental Health
Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
624 N. Broadway, Room 197
Baltimore, MD 21205
Telephone: (917) 485-9139

Elections Chair
Anita Thomas, PhD
Dean, College of Applied Behavioral Sciences
Professor, School of Psychological Sciences
University of Indianapolis
1400 East Hanna Avenue
Indianapolis, IN 46227
Telephone: (317) 788-6126

Fellows Chair
Anne McDonald Culp, PhD (2018-20)
Professor
Early Childhood Development and Education
Department of Child, Family and Community Sciences
University of Central Florida
Orlando, FL 32816-1250
Telephone: 407-415-4588

Graduate Student Representative
Vanessa Hara, MA (2018)
Pacific University
222 SE 8th Avenue
Hillsboro, OR 97123

President, Section on Child Maltreatment
Jennie Noll (2017-19)
Pennsylvania State University
209 Health and Human Development Building
University Park, PA 16802
Telephone: (814) 867-4751