Our Board is responsible for MCPA’s overall performance, providing strategic direction, effective governance and leadership.
David Krauss, Ph.D.
Marta Aizenman, Ph.D.
Wendy Matthews, Ph.D
Irene Erckert, Ed.D.
Jamie Gordon-Karp, Ph.D.
Ellie Siegel, Ph.D.
Hava Mendelberg, Ph.D.
Anna Kress, Psy.D.
Laura Skivone, Psy.D.
Press, Sharon Ph.D.
Karen Cohen, Psy.D.
Gregory Moore, Psy.D.
Lisa Kestler, Ph.D.
Marta Aizenman, Ph.D
Karen Cohen, Psy.D
Judith Patterson, Ph.D.
T. Stephen Patterson, Ph.D.
Coordinates elections annually for officers and Board members
Emails the membership to request nominations (June/July)
Confirms nominations and presents election slate for Board approval (August)
Sends election ballots to members (October)
Tallies election results and presents to Board (November)
Committee Chair: Eleanor Seigel
Contacts presenter and coordinates presentation materials
Arranges for CE credits
Sends information to chair of publicity committee and website committee
Mails program announcements
Adds new members to mailing list
Committee Chairs: Patricia Conners and Judy Margolin
Affiliate Caucus Representative
Serves as a liaison between MCPA, the NJPA Board and the other affiliates of NJPA
Attends affiliate caucus meetings (3-4/yr at different locations)
Keeps MCPA members informed about professional issues that NJPA, the state Board, and county affiliates are discussing or taking action on
Attend NJPA Board meetings
Affiliate Representative: Phyllis Marganoff
Updates membership workshop information
Adds/deletes member information in the directory
Coordinates with computer consultant, web server when necessary
Committee Chair: Karen Cohen
Recruits members and updates membership Information
Sends out applications annually to current and new members
Contacts new NJPA members in Mercer County to determine interest in MCPA
Updates the list of members on computer spreadsheet
Sends updated information for any member to website committee to update the website
Recruits new members by phone calls and letters
Committee Chairs: Jamie Gordon- Erckert Karp and Irene Eckert
List Serve Committee
Updates membership information on the list serve
Announces upcoming workshops to members, NJPA and other Affiliates
Organizes and initiates Phone Chain for workshops
Committee Chair: David Krauss
Publicizes workshops and other MCPA events
Emails workshop announcements to MCPA list serve, NJPA (Friday Update) and other places on the Marketing list
Initiates phone chain (via email/calls) prior to workshops
Sends thank you note to presenter of workshop
Creates yearly calendar of workshops (coordinate with NJPA and other affiliate groups where possible
Committee Chair: Shared
The Mercer County Psychological Association is an organization of psychologists who live and/or work in Mercer County, NJ. The purpose of MCPA is three fold: to promote professional development, to serve the community and to advance our profession.
PRESIDENT: David Krauss, Ph.D.
SECRETARY: Wendy Matthews, Ph.D
TREASURER: Michael Boyle, Ph.D