Ken Jones Assumes Office of President of AVAPL

The AVAPL Executive Committee held its annual Business Meeting via Zoom Friday, August 7, 2020. Sam Wan presided and handed over the office of President of AVAPL to incoming President, Ken Jones. The video below shows the traditional passing of the presidential sweatshirt.

 

2020 Annual AVAPL Awards

With great pleasure, the AVAPL Executive Committee would like to announce the winners of the 2020 Annual AVAPL Awards.   Please join us in congratulating these colleague for their work and to the generous colleagues who took the time to write nomination letters.

AVAPL Leadership Award
Charlotte McCloskey

Antonette Zeiss Distinguished Leadership Award
Tom Kirchberg

James Besyner Early Career Award for Distinguished Contributions
Maurice Endsley and Aaron Norr

AVAPL Professional Service Award
Baris Konur

AVAPL Special Contribution Award
Claire Collie

Election Results!

Kaki York, AVAPL President-Elect

Congratulations to Kaki York, AVAPL President-Elect, and Jennifer Boyd, AVAPL Secretary-Elect! Drs. York and Boyd will join the AVAPL Executive Committee at the virtual AVAPL Business Meeting in August 2020. Many thanks also to Mike Martin, Nikki Terranova, and Jennifer Presnall-Shvorin for running for office!

Jennifer Boyd, AVAPL Secretary-Elect

Nominate a Colleague for an AVAPL Award!

Graphic of an award Do you know a psychology colleague who deserves to be recognized for their hard work? Consider nominating them for an award from AVAPL. Awards are announced at the annual AVAPL Business Meeting at the APA Convention. Click here to submit your nomination and to read about the various awards.
 

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The Campaign to Change Direction, Know the Five Signs


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Minutes

AVAPL Executive Committee Meeting Minutes, August 2020

AVAPL Annual Meeting Minutes, August 2020

AVAPL Executive Committee Meeting Minutes, July 2020

AVAPL Executive Committee Meeting Minutes, June 2020

AVAPL Executive Committee Meeting Minutes, May 2020

AVAPL Executive Committee Meeting Minutes, April 2020

AVAPL Executive Committee Meeting Minutes, February 2020

AVAPL Executive Committee Meeting Minutes, January 2020

AVAPL Executive Committee Meeting Minutes, December 2019

AVAPL Executive Committee Meeting Minutes, November 2019

AVAPL Executive Committee Meeting Minutes, October 2019

AVAPL Executive Committee Meeting Minutes, September 2019

AVAPL Annual Meeting Minutes, August 2019

AVAPL Executive Committee Meeting Minutes, July 2019

AVAPL Executive Committee Meeting Minutes, June 2019

AVAPL Executive Committee Meeting Minutes, May 2019

AVAPL Executive Committee Meeting Minutes, April 2019

AVAPL Executive Committee Meeting Minutes, March 2019

AVAPL Executive Committee Meeting Minutes, February 2019

AVAPL Executive Committee Meeting Minutes, December 2018

AVAPL Executive Committee Meeting Minutes, November 2018

AVAPL Executive Committee Meeting Minutes, October 2018

AVAPL Executive Committee Meeting Minutes, September 2018

AVAPL Annual Meeting Minutes, August 2018

AVAPL Executive Committee Strategic Planning Meeting Minutes, August 2018

AVAPL Executive Committee Meeting Minutes, August 2018

AVAPL Executive Committee Meeting Minutes, July 2018

AVAPL Executive Committee Meeting Minutes, June 2018

AVAPL Executive Committee Meeting Minutes, May 2018

AVAPL Executive Committee Meeting Minutes, April 2018

AVAPL Executive Committee Meeting Minutes, March 2018

AVAPL Mid-Winter Meeting Minutes, March 2018

AVAPL Executive Committee Meeting Minutes, February 2018

AVAPL Executive Committee Meeting Minutes, January 2018

For minutes from earlier meetings, please go to the Archives page.