Senior Staff

The Executive Management Group sets strategic direction and policy for the APA Central Office.

Arthur C. Evans Jr., PhD
Chief Executive Officer and Executive Vice President

Alicia C. Aebersold
Chief Communications Officer

Clinton W. Anderson, PhD
Interim Executive Director
Public Interest Directorate 

Jaime L. Diaz-Granados, PhD
Executive Director
Education Directorate

Ellen G. Garrison, PhD
Senior Policy Advisor

Tony Habash, DSc
Chief Business Integration Officer and Chief Information Officer

Ian D. King, MBA
Executive Director

Howard Kurtzman, PhD 
Acting Executive Director 
Science Directorate 

Nancy Gordon Moore, PhD, MBA
Executive Director
Strategic Programs 

Deanne M. Ottaviano, JD
General Counsel

Jasper Simons
Executive Publisher
Publications and Databases

Jared L. Skillings, PhD, ABPP
Chief of Professional Practice

Archie Turner
Chief Operating Officer and Chief Financial Officer