Board of Directors Election
Cast your vote TODAY! ISTSS members who are eligible to vote have the opportunity to vote for President-Elect and Board of Directors.
ISTSS members who are eligible to vote have received a personal email that includes a unique login to access the online ballot voting system. Members without an email address on file have received paper ballots. Contact ISTSS if you did not receive your login information.
To ensure your voice is heard, cast your vote using the online ballot voting system no later than midnight Central Daylight Time (CDT), September 12, 2019.
President-Elect and Board Members Election
Review candidate statements below. Candidates are listed in alphabetical order.
President-Elect (vote for up to one candidate)
*Current board member running for President-Elect
Board Members (vote for up to six of the nine board member candidates)
Cherie Armour, PhD
Bita Ghafoori, PhD ***
Christian Kristensen, PhD
Lynda Matthews, PhD
Nicole Nugent, PhD
Andrea J. Phelps, M. Psych(Clinical), PhD
Soraya Seedat, MBChB, MMED Psych (SA), FC PSYCH (SA), PhD **
Marit Sijbrandij, PhD **
Brian N. Smith, PhD
*Current Board member running for re-election
*** Appointed Board member running for election
With the exception of the president, individuals are typically limited to two consecutive terms on the board. This year, ISTSS members will elect six Board members to serve three-year terms beginning November 2019. Members will also elect a President-Elect who will assume the office of the President in November 2020.
If you have questions about the election, contact Krista Baran