Board of Trustees

APA's priorities, policies, and budgets are determined and approved by the Board of Trustees. Each year a number of positions – both national and regional – on the Board of Trustees come up for election, and nominations are due each year by October 1. The standing committees of the Board of Trustees are Bylaws, Elections, Ethics, Finance and Budget, Joint Reference, Membership, Nominating, and Tellers.

Executive Committee of the Board of Trustees

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Anita Everett, M.D. – President, 2017 – 2018
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Altha J. Stewart, M.D. – President-Elect, 2017 – 2018
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Philip R. Muskin, M.D., M.A. – Secretary, 2017 – 2019
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Bruce Schwartz, M.D. – Treasurer, 2016 – 2018
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Maria A. Oquendo, M.D., Ph.D. – Immediate Past President, 2017 – 2018
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Theresa M. Miskimen, M.D. – Speaker, 2017 – 2018
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Saul Levin, M.D., M.P.A. – CEO and Medical Director

Trustees of the Board

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Renée Binder, M.D. – Past President, 2016 – 2019
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Paul Summergrad, M.D. – Past President, 2015 – 2018
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Richard F. Summers, M.D. – Trustee-at-Large, 2016 – 2018
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Lama Bazzi, M.D. – ECP Trustee-at-Large, 2015 – 2018
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Ramaswamy Viswanathan, M.D., D.M.Sc. – M/UR Trustee, 2017 – 2019
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Jeffrey L. Geller, M.D., M.P.H. – Area 1 Trustee, 2015 – 2018
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Vivian B. Pender, M.D. – Area 2 Trustee, 2014 – 2020
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Roger Peele, M.D. – Area 3 Trustee, 2016 – 2019
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Ronald M. Burd, M.D. – Area 4 Trustee, 2015 – 2018
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Jenny L. Boyer, M.D., Ph.D., J.D. – Area 5 Trustee, 2017 – 2020
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Melinda Young, M.D. – Area 6 Trustee, 2014 – 2019
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Jeffrey Akaka, M.D. – Area 7 Trustee, 2015 – 2018
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James (Bob) R. Batterson, M.D. – Speaker-Elect, 2017
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Uchenna B. Okoye, M.D., M.P.H. – Resident-Fellow Member Trustee, 2017 – 2018
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Tanuja Gandhi, M.D. – Resident-Fellow Member Trustee-Elect, 2017 – 2018

Attendees of the Board

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Chandan Khandai, M.D., M.S. – APA/APAF Leadership Fellow, 2017 – 2018
Mary-Vance
Mary C. Vance, M.D., M.P.H. – APA/APAF Public Psychiatry Fellow, 2017 – 2018
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Rustin D. Carter, M.D. – APA/APAF/SAMHSA/Diversity Leadership Fellow, 2017 – 2018

Additional Resources