MPA Elections (2019)

This is the page about MPA elections! Each year, MPA members in good standing as of the last meeting are eligible to vote for President Elect and for an MPA Council member. Below we outline the duties of the positions:

President-Elect will serve as 2020-2021 MPA President, and give the Presidential Address at the 2021 annual meeting.  This person will serve on Council for 3 years starting on July 1 (as President-Elect, President, and Past President), and will also attend the Wednesday evening Council dinner and meeting to discuss the health and direction of the Council. They are responsible for selecting the approximately 6 Presidential Invited Addresses during her/his term as President. They are involved in the selection of MPA Fellows as well.

Council Member is a three year term that begins July, 2019.  Council Members attend the Wednesday evening Council dinner and meeting to discuss the health and direction of the Council. They are involved in the selection of the MPA Graduate Student Diversity Travel Awards.

It is vital to the health of the organization that skilled, committed psychologists serve in these leadership positions.

You can see current members of the MPA Council by going to the Officer page.

MPA Elections 2019 Candidates (elections are now closed)

This year, we were so privileged to have amazing candidates running for these positions. For President Elect, they included (in alphabetical order):

Leandre Fabrigar
Helen Harton
Ed Hirt

For MPA Council, the three candidates included:

Bryan Gerber
Tara MacDonald
Don Saucier

You can learn more about each candidate by clicking on their names.

Members in good standing should have received an email inviting them to vote. 

The winners will be announced at the Awards Ceremony during the coming conference.