Society Leadership

Executive Committee

Robert Levenson, President [website]

Ann Kring, Past President [website]

Paula Niedenthal, President elect [website]

Leah Somerville, Treasurer [website]

Terry Maroney, Secretary [website]

Dan Foti, Member at Large [website]

Barbara Fredrickson, Member at Large [website]

Renee Thompson, 2019 Program Chair

Katie Hoemann, 2018-2019 Student Representative

2019 Program Committee Members

Chair: Renee Thompson, Washington University [email]

Karen Bales, University of California, Davis

Luke Chang, Dartmouth College

Tammy English, Washington University in St. Louis

Claudia Haase, Northwestern University

Rachael Jack, University of Glasgow

Yuri Miyamoto, University of Michigan at Ann Arbor

Mike Norton, Harvard University

Aric Prather, University of California, San Francisco

Amitai Shenhav, Brown University

Former Chair (2018): Kristen Lindquist, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill

Fundraising Committee

Chair: Hedy Kober, Yale University [email]

Nicole Giuliani, University of Oregon

Jennifer Silvers, University of California, Los Angeles

Membership / Outreach Committee

Chair: Joe Mikels, DePaul University [email]

Sara Levens, University of North Carolina at Charlotte

Hideki Ohira, Nagoya University

Maya Tamir, The Hebrew University

Christian Waugh, Wake Forest University

Social Media/Digital Outreach Committee

Chair: Erika Siegel, University of California, San Francisco [email]

Peter Sokol-Hessner, University of Denver

Lisa Williams, UNSW Sydney

Jennifer Yih, Stanford University

Lauren Heathcote, Stanford University

Rachel Aaron, University of Washington

Student Committee

Chair: Katie Hoemann, Northeastern University [email]

Sarah Bassett, Northwestern University

Abhishek Saxena, University of Rochester

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Leadership Archive

Founders: Lisa Feldman Barrett and James Gross

Past Presidents:

2014: James Gross

2015: Lisa Feldman Barrett

2016: Wendy Berry Mendes

2017: Kevin Ochsner

2018: Ann Kring