Board of Directors



Members Emeriti

Science Advisory Board

Colonel (Ret) Stephen J. Cozza, M.D. – Co-Chair

Professor, Department of Psychiatry USUHS; Associate Director Center for the Study of Traumatic Stress; Uniformed Services University School of Medicine

Richard M. Lerner, Ph.D. –

MCEC Board Member; Bergstrom Chair in Applied Developmental Science; Director, Institute for Applied Research in Youth Development, Tufts University

Colonel Eric M. Flake, M.D., FAAP - Officer

US Air Force; Assistant Professor, Uniformed Services University; Chief of Developmental Behavioral Pediatrics, Madigan Army Medical Center - Hear from Dr. Flake

Ronald S. Palomares-Fernandez, Ph.D. - Officer

Associate Professor, School Psychology Doctoral Program Director, Department of Psychology & Philosophy, Texas Woman's University

Colonel Rebecca I. Porter, Ph.D., ABPP - Officer

US Army; Commander, Public Health Command Europe

Paula K. Rauch, M.D. - Officer

Director, Marjorie E. Korff Parenting At a Challenging Time Program (PACT); MGH Home Base Program - Hear from Dr. Rauch

Colonel Jeffrey S. Bergmann, Ph.D., LPC, NCC

US Army; US Army War College Fellow at MIT and Lincoln Lab

Sarah L. Friedman, Ph.D.

Research Professor, Department of Psychology, The George Washington University

Kenneth Ginsburg, M.D.

Professor of Pediatrics, The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, Craig-Dalsimer Division of Adolescent Medicine - Hear from Dr. Ginsburg

Leanne Knobloch, Ph.D.

Professor and Director of Graduate Study, Department of Communication, University of Illinois - Hear from Dr. Knobloch

Colonel Keith M. Lemmon, M.D., FAAP

US Army; Chief, Division of Adolescent Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Madigan Army Medical Center

Jacqueline V. Lerner, Ph.D.

Professor of Applied Developmental and Educational Psychology, Lynch School of Education and Human Development, Boston College

Gregory Leskin, Ph.D.

Director, Military and Veteran Families Program, UCLA/Duke University National Center for Child Traumatic Stress, Los Angeles, CA - Hear from Dr. Leskin

Ann Masten, Ph.D.

Distinguished McKnight University Professor of Child Psychology and the Director of Project Competence, University of Minnesota

Michael D. Matthews, Ph.D.

Professor of Engineering Psychology, U.S. Military Academy Department of Behavioral Sciences & Leadership - Hear from Dr. Matthews

National Advisory Committee

Charlene Austin

The Honorable Valerie Baldwin

Patricia “Tosh” Barron

The Honorable Carolyn H. Becraft

General (Ret) and Mrs. B.B. Bell (Katie)

Major General (Ret) Charles Bolden, Jr.

Scott Bousum

Dr. Chuck Brooks

The Honorable John Carter and Mrs. Carter (Erika)

General (Ret) and Mrs. George Casey (Sheila)

General (Ret) and Mrs. Peter Chiarelli (Beth)

Lieutenant General (Ret) and Mrs. Kurt Cichowski (Laura)

Michael Cohen

Dr. Dan Domenech

Lea Ann Edwards

Lieutenant General (Ret) and Mrs. Phil Ford (Kris)

General (Ret) Tommy R. Franks

Vice Admiral (Ret) and Mrs. William French (Monika)

Regina Pedigo Galvin

The Honorable Pete Geren

Roy Gibson

The Honorable Robert L. Gordon III

General (Ret) Gus L. Hargett, Jr.

Dr. Alissa E. Harrison

David G. Henry, J.D.

Rear Admiral (Ret) and Mrs. Leendert Hering (Sharon)

Colonel (Ret) and Mrs. Anthony R. Hernandez (Jennifer)

General (Ret) James T. Hill and Dr. Toni Hill

Lieutenant General (Ret) and Mrs. William Ingram (Lil)

Marianne Ivany

Holly Jones

Gary Knell

General (Ret) and Mrs. Leon J. LaPorte (Judy)

General (Ret) and Mrs. Craig McKinley (Cheryl)

Drayton McLane, Jr.

Lieutenant General (Ret) and Mrs. Thomas Metz (Pam)

Major General (Ret) and Mrs. Paul Mock (Karen)

Dr. Robert Muller

General (Ret) and Mrs. Richard Myers (Mary Jo)

The Honorable James Peake and Mrs. Peake (Janice)

General (Ret) Dennis J. Reimer

Reginald Robinson

Gilbert Sanborn

Dr. Stefanie Sanford

General (Ret) and Mrs. Norton Schwartz (Suzie)

James H. Shelton III

Barbara A. Thompson

Lieutenant General (Ret) George J. Trautman III

Dr. P. Uri Treisman

Mr. and Mrs. Robert Utley (Ann)