OFFICERS & COUNCILLORS

SCPS Election 2017-2018

Candidate Statements - February Newsletter - .pdf
Candidate CV's

Election Timeline:
Deadline for nominations by petition - February 17, 2017
Ballots Mailed - March 3, 2017
Ballots Due - March 31, 2017
Installation & Awards Ceremony - April 22, 2017

President-elect
Anita Red, M.D.

Treasurer-elect
Galya Rees, M.D.

Secretary
Amy Woods, M.D.

APA Representative
Steve Soldinger, M.D.

ECP Representative (Vote for 1)
Zaheib Idrees, D.O.
Patrick Wiita, M.D.
Resident-Fellow Representative (Vote for 2)
Ara Darakjian, M.D.
Peolia Kansas Fonsworth III, M.D.
Michelle Meshman, M.D.
Alexander Nguyen, M.D.
Katherine Unverferth, M.D.

L.A. South Region Councillor
Haig Goenjian, M.D.

San Fernando Valley Region Councillor
(Vote for 1)
Marc Cohen, M.D.
Mary Moebius, M.D.

West L.A. Region Councillor
Sophie Duriez, M.D.

















SCPS Officers 2016-2017


  Curley Bonds, M.D., President

  Joseph Simpson, M.D., President-elect

  Arsalan Malik, M.D., Treasurer

  Erick H. Cheung, M.D.,Treasurer-elect

  Mary Read, M.D., Secretary




Past Presidents

Steve Soldinger, M.D.
David Fogelson, M.D.
Heather Silverman, M.D.



Councillors

Ijeoma Ijeaku, M.D., Inland Region Councillor
Vacant, Los Angeles South Councillor
Oscar Pakier, M.D., San Fernando Valley Councillor
Matthew Goldenberg, D.O., San Fernando Valley Councillor
Anita Red, M.D., San Gabriel Valley/East LA Councillor
Roderick Shaner, M.D., San Gabriel Valley/East LA Councillor
Vacant, Santa Barbara Councillor
Michelle Furuta, M.D., South Bay Councillor
Julia Krankl, M.D., Ventura Councillor
Zoe Aron, M.D. West LA Councillor
Sophie Duriez, M.D., West LA Councillor
Zeb Little, M.D., West LA Councillor
Ariel Seroussi, M.D., West LA Councillor
Jamie Garcia, M.D., Early Career Psychiatrist Representative
Daniel Bonnici, M.D., Early Career Psychiatrist Deputy Representative
Patick Wiita, M.D, Resident-Fellow Representative
Amy Woods, M.D., Resident-Fellow Representative
Steve Soldinger, M.D., Federal Legislative Representative
Mary Read, M.D., State Legislative Representative
David Fogelson, M.D., Assembly Representative
Lawrence Gross, M.D., Assembly Representative
Mary Ann Schaepper, M.D., Assembly Representative
Daniel H. Willick, Esq., Legal Counsel
Mindi Thelen, Executive Director



Officer and Councillor Job Descriptions

President

TERM OF OFFICE
Serves a term of one year. Remains a voting member on Council for three years as Past-President.

SUPERVISES BUSINESS AND AFFAIRS
The President presides at all general meetings of members, Council meetings and Executive Committee meetings.

PREPARES AGENDAS
The President schedules and prepares the agendas for all Council meetings and meetings of the general membership (with the assistance of the Executive Director).

KEEPS COUNCIL INFORMED
The President keeps the Council and Executive Committee informed of the conditions and operations of the Society.

ELECTS COMMITTEE CHAIRS
The President selects, or approves, all chairs of the Society’s committees and task forces.
At the end of each president’s term of office, a letter is written to each committee chair dismissing them from their responsibility so that the incoming president may select his/her own committee chairs.

OUTLINES AND MONITORS COMMITTEE TASKS
The President outlines and updates the purpose and duties of each committee and task force, and monitors their progress.

DIRECTS FORMULATION OF POLICIES
The President directs the Council in formulating policies and programs to further the goals and objectives of the Society.

CONDUCTS ANNUAL PERFORMANCE REVIEW
The President conducts an annual review of organizational performance and effectiveness, including a review of the director’s performance.

RECOMMENDS STRUCTURAL CHANGES
The President recommends changes in the Society’s structure, when necessary, to the Council.

ACTS AS PUBLIC SPOKESPERSON
The President may act as a spokesperson for the Society to the public, press, legislative bodies, and other related organizations (a task that is shared with Federal and State Legislative Representative, the Public Affairs Committee Chair and the Executive Director).