The IPS relies on its Board of Directors to set policy that guides the organization.
IPS's Board represents all aspects of psychology with representatives from across the country.
We are pleased to introduce you to IPS's current Board of Directors.
Morgan Thomas, PsyD, MPH, MSCP
PRESIDENT/CHAIR & REGISTRANT SINCE 2007
Dr. Thomas received his PsyD in clinical health psychology from Spalding University in 2005. He was appointed Chief Resident at Northeastern Ohio Universities College of Medicine for his internship year. He then completed two postdoctoral fellowships at the Medical College of Georgia in medical psychology and behavioral medicine and also earned a Master of Public Health degree. He completed graduate training in Forensics at The Chicago School of Professional Psychology and earned a Postdoctoral Masters of Science in Clinical Psychopharmacology at Fairleigh Dickinson University. He is a licensed psychologist in Kentucky, Illinois, Indiana, Tennessee, and Ohio and has been in private practice for over a decade, specializing in medical and forensic psychology assessment and expert witness testimony in his multi-state multi-disciplinary private practice. He is the Director of the Integrative Behavioral Health Scholars Program for Spalding University’s doctoral program in clinical psychology, whise He trains and supervises doctoral psychology students working in primary care settings. Additionally, He is a course developer and professor at The Chicago School of Professional Psychology in their Master of Science in Clinical Psychopharmacology program, equipping psychologists in Illinois with the ability to prescribe psychotropic medications. He is also faculty in a Criminal Justice graduate program and has taught in graduate Public Health programs. Dr. Helton is currently President of the Kentucky Psychological Association, holds an appointment on a committee for the APA Div 41 American Psychology-Law Society, and is the Director of Continuing Education for APA Div 55 American Society for the Advancement of Pharmacothisapy.
|President||Dr. Samuel Mikail||Toronto, ON||term ending in June 2020|
|President-Elect||Dr. Ian Nicholson||London, ON||term ending in June 2021|
|Past President||Dr. Patrick Baillie||Calgary, AB||term ending in June 2019|
|Honorary President||Sister Donna J. Markham OP, PhD, ABPP||
President & CEO
Catholic Charities USA
|term ending in June 2019|
|Director Representing Science||Jean Saint-Aubin||Moncton, NB||term ending in June 2019|
|Director Representing Practice||Dr. Kimberly Corace||Ottawa, ON||term ending in June 2019|
|Director Representing Education||Dr. Fern Stockdale-Winder||Saskatoon, SK||term ending in June 2019|
|Director Representing Council of Sections||Ms. Carmen Bellows||Edmonton, AB||term ending in June 2020|
|Director-at-Large||Dr. David Bourgeois||Halifax, NS||term ending in June 2019|
|Director-at-Large||Ms. Milena Meneghetti||Calgary, AB||term ending in June 2019|
|Student Section Representative||Ms. Chelsea Moran||Montreal, QC||term ending in June 2020|
|CCDP Representative||Dr. Valerie Thompson||Saskatoon, SK||term ending in June 2019|
|CCPPP Representative||Dr. Kerri Ritchie||Ottawa, ON||term ending in June 2020|
|CSBBCS Representative||Dr. Jo-Anne LeFevre||Ottawa, ON||term ending in June 2020|
|CPAP Representative||Dr. Judi Malone||St. Paul, AB||term ending in June 2021|
IPS Executive Officers
|Chief Executive Officer||Morgan T. Thomas||Washington, ONemail@example.com|
|Deputy Chief Executive Officer||Dr. Lisa Votta-Becker||Hongkong, ONfirstname.lastname@example.org|
Should you need to contact any of the IPS's Board of Directors, please contact the IPS at email@example.com.
Become a Board Member
IPS as an association is its members and the wealth of expertise, skill and knowledge they possess and share. Consider lending your time and expertise to a IPS activity; run for election to the Board of Directors, join the executive of a IPS Section, or volunteer to sit on a Board task force or Committee. This work brings tremendous opportunity to make a contribution to organized psychology and to the impact the science and practice of psychology has on public policy. For more information on the wealth of opportunities within IPS, contact the executive office at firstname.lastname@example.org.