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Professionalism and Leadership

Leadership requires the ability to articulate a vision, while supporting and empowering others to engage in and critically reflect on that vision and the actions taken to accomplish it.

Chair and Vice Chair

Laura Roberts, MD, MA
Chair

Victor Carrion, MD
Vice Chair

Senior Associate Chairs

Cheryl Gore-Felton, PhD
Senior Associate Chair

James Lock, MD, PhD
Senior Associate Chair

Associate Chairs

Steven Adelsheim, MD
Associate Chair for Community Commitment & Engagement

Bruce Arnow, PhD
Associate Chair for Psychology and Psychology Training

Sallie De Golia, MD, MPH
Associate Chair for Clinician Educator Professional Development

Karl Deisseroth, MD, PhD
Associate Chair for Scientific Innovation and Collaboration

Chris Hayward, MD, MPH
Associate Chair for Translation and Integration

Alan Louie, MD
Associate Chair for Education

Robert C. Malenka, MD, PhD
Associate Chair for Scientific Discovery

Rachel Manber, PhD
Associate Chair of Clinical Research

Karen Parker, PhD
Associate Chair of Research Strategy and Oversight

Carolyn Rodriguez, MD, PhD
Associate Chair for Inclusion and Diversity

David Spiegel, MD
Associate Chair for University Relations

Leanne Williams, PhD
Associate Chair for Translational Neuroscience

Jerome Yesavage, MD
Associate Chair for Veterans Affairs  

Division Chiefs

Antonio Hardan, MD
Chief of the Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Child Development

Bruce Arnow, PhD
Co-Chief of the Division of General Psychiatry and Psychology

Chris Hayward, MD, MPH
Co-Chief of the Division of General Psychiatry and Psychology

Laura Dunn, MD
Associate Chief of the Division of General Psychiatry and Psychology

Cheryl Gore-Felton, PhD
Co-Chief of the Division of Public Mental Health and Population Sciences

Mark McGovern, PhD
Co-Chief of the Division of Public Mental Health and Population Sciences

Allan L. Reiss, MD
Chief of the Division of Interdisciplinary Brain Sciences

Clete A. Kushida, MD, PhD, FAASM
Chief of the Division of Sleep Medicine

Central Administrative Staff

Executive Office

Director of Finance and Administration
Inderjit (Indy) Singh

Executive Assistant
Rahi Desai

Sr. Financial Analyst
Nathan Wong

Program Manager
Laura Turner-Essel, PhD

Program Manager
Kyle McKinley

Executive Assistant
Megan King

Executive Assistant
Lingfei Ni

Administrative Associate
Denise Knab

Academic Affairs and Education Programs

Director of Faculty Affairs and Strategic Planning
Heather Kenna

Faculty Affairs Manager
Jacqueline Ching

Faculty Affairs Administrator
Diana Kim

Faculty Affairs Administrator
Rachel Rivas

Faculty Affairs Administrator
Chelsea Allison

Faculty Affairs Associate
Sandra Day

Program Manager, Core Training & Education
Mario Mercurio

Medical Education Team Manager, Child & Adolescent Psychiatry Program Manager
Ola Golovinsky

Clerkship Coordinator
Quynh Dang

Fellowship Education Administrator
Romola Breckenridge

Residency Program Coordinator
Stephanie Roberts

Program Coordinator, Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
Maryam Mossadeghian

Facilities and Operations

Director of Facilities and Operations
Chia-Yu Cardell

Facility Specialist
Erick Mejorado  

Facility Assistant
Steven Quejada Jr.

Communications

Director of Communications
Mindy Hantke

Communications & Media
Jane McMillan

Research Finance and Development

Director of Research Development, Integrity, and Strategy
Aimee-Noelle Swanson

Program Director, Clinical Research Implementation and Compliance
Jennifer Howden

Senior Finance Manager
Jenny Chen

Senior Finance Manager
Judy Fredendall

Senior Finance Manager
Diven Sharma

Senior Finance Manager
Cindy Lee

Senior Finance Manager
Anna Macatuno

Finance Manager
Maria Nichols

Finance Manager
Jennifer Pham

Finance Manager
Karla Penados

Research Administrator
Naomi Echols

Accounting Associate
Kat Wong

Finance Administration

Director of Finance and Clinical Operations
Brett Kelly

Senior Clinical Financial Analyst
Jolyna Loanzon

Senior Clinical Financial Analyst
Albert Lam

Finance and Contracts Analyst
Ozeir Nassery

Human Resources

Human Resources Manager
Linda Vargas

Sr. Human Resources Administrator
Maria Ruiz

Human Resources Administrator
Xanthie Cook

Human Resources Administrator
Nerizza Yeo

Postdoc Coordinator
Chris Medina