Leadership Council 



Cynthia E. Guzmán, Ph.D., MSCP

Clinical Director - Complete Behavioral Health

Owl Springs Consulting
President & Co-Founder

Term of office: 2022-2023/[email protected]



President- Elect

 Manuel X. Zamarripa, Ph.D., LPC-S

Institute of Chicana/o Psychology

Term of office: 2022-2023


Past- President

Eduardo Morales, Ph.D.

Distinguished Professor
Alliant International University

Term of office: 2021-2022



Treasurer/Acting Secretary for Finance

Ana Bridges, Ph.D.
Professor and Director of Clinical Training Director
Department of Psychological Science
University of Arkansas

[email protected]

Term of office: 2021-2022



RoseAnne Illes, Ph.D.
Director of Behavioral Medicine, and Clinical Professor

Florida State University College of Medicine

[email protected]

Term of office: 2021-2022



Membership Committee Chair
Stephanie Carrera, Ph.D. 

Membership Committee Co-Chair
Melissa Ertl, Ph.D.

Student Representatives
Aldo M. Barrita, B.A. - Current - Student Representative
Loíza DeJesús, M.A. - Elect -Student Representative 
Elizabeth Cardenas Bautista, M.Ed. - Past -Student Representative

  Early Career Professional Representative
Elisa C. DeVargas, Ph.D.

Mentoring Committee
Regina Jean-Van Hell, Ph.D.

Psychological Education Issues Advocate
Leticia Arellanos-Morales, Ph.D.

Professional Development Coordinator & Continuing Education Chair
Claudette "Claudia" Antuña, Psy.D.

Continuing Education Co-Chair
Robert Abreu, Ph.D.

Psychological Science Issues Advocate
Lucas Torres, Ph.D.

Conference Chair
Ingrid Atiles, Psy.D.
Term of office: 2022-2023
[email protected]

Social Media Coordinator
Jacqueline Fuentes

Fundraising/Development Chair
Jesús Rodriguez, Ph.D.

Alliance and CNPAAEMI Representative
Andrés Consoli, Ph.D.

Delegate to the APA Council of Representative
Luz Maria Garcini, Ph.D., MPH

Senior Advisor on Public Policy
Oscar F. Rojas Perez, Ph.D.

Journal Editor
Esteban Cardemil, Ph.D.

Latinx Psychology Today Bulletin Editor
Fiorella Carlos Chavez, Ph.D.


Brian McNeil, Ph.D.