The Administration

The Institute's administration is led by the Institute's president & executive director, who is responsible for overseeing the overall and day-to-day management and financial affairs of the Institute. Clinical work and clinical supervision are the responsibility of the clinical director. Training and other programs are administered by the program administrator.

  • Michael Connolly MPA, LP, NCPsyA
    President & Executive Director
  • Sheila Johnson LP, MPS (Psych)
    Deputy Executive Director
  • David M. Abrams PhD (Psych)
    Training Director
  • Robin Rayford MA, MLLP
    Academic Dean
  • Ernest P. Smith LCSW-R
    Clinical Director
  • Sandra Fell M.A.
    Program Administrator
  • Thomas Wagner MA, LPsyA, NCPsyA
    Chair, Ethics and Standards Committee; Librarian
  • Rev. Theodore "Ted" Parker MA, MS
    Alumni-Affairs Coordinator

Training & Admissions Committee:
David M. Abrams and Ernest P. Smith, co-chairs; Winslow Carrington, Thomas Wagner; Michael Connolly; Sandra Fell, Marjory Slobetz, Judith C. White, Merle Molofsky.

Finance Committee:
Michael Connolly; Sandra Fell.

Standards & Ethics Committee:
Thomas Wagner, chair; Merle Molofsky; the Rev. Sulton Stack.

Development Committee:
Michael Connolly; Thomas Wagner; Brian Peterson, Sandra Fell; Neanda Salvaterra.