Board Elections

June 2019 Election Results  |  Election Process  |  2020 Election Schedule |  Officers Elected for 2019 |  CAPIC Board of Directors


Recent Appointments:  

The following individuals were appointed to the CAPIC Board on December 6, 2019:

     SoCA Agency Representative:
         Nicole Brown, PsyD, of Learning Dynamics

     NoCA Student/Intern Representative:
         Keith Bonnes of John F. Kennedy University

Congratulations and Welcome! 

June 2019 CAPIC Board Election Results:  

Voting closed on June 30, 2019.   Thanks to everyone who voted!!  

The following individuals were elected to the CAPIC Board:

     NoCA Agency Program Representative:
          Melissa Guariglia, PsyD, of Star Vista
     SoCA Doctoral Academic Program Representative:
          Elizabeth Schewe, PhD, of Pacific Graduate Institute – Carpinteria
     SoCA Intern/Student Representative:  
          Alexandra Weaverling of PGI-Carpinteria  

Congratulations to all new and returning board members!

Many thanks also to our departing board members for their years of service!
          NoCA Agency Program Representative:  Jorge Wong, PhD
          NoCA At-Large Representative:  Andrea Kaplan, PhD
          SoCA Agency Program Representative:  Rebecca Eberle-Romberger, PsyD     
          SoCA Student/Intern Representative:- Julie Look

Click here for the full roster of the CAPIC Board of Directors 


CAPIC Board Election Process:  

The CAPIC Board is elected by its CAPIC Program Members on a rotating basis and serve 3-year* terms. (* Note:  Intern/Student reps serve only 1-year terms.) Elections for open positions are held each Spring, and with terms beginning on July 1st, the start of CAPIC’s fiscal year.

There are fourteen (14) positions on the CAPIC board, split evenly between Northern and Southern California.  These positions are for Doctoral Academic, Internship, At-Large and Intern/Student representatives.

Below are the criteria for serving on the CAPIC Board:

Criteria to serve on the CAPIC Board  (For all Board representatives)
Student Criteria to serve on the CAPIC Board  (Supplement for Student/Intern rep)

April 2020 Update:   Due to COVID-19 restrictions, our quarterly CAPIC board meetings are being held online for the foreseeable future.

Historically, the CAPIC Board has rotated its meeting location between Northern (NoCA) and Southern California (SoCA).  For meeting dates and locations, go to the Board of Directors page.

Go to the Board of Director page for more info and the full list of CAPIC Board members.

For additional information, please contact the CAPIC Office (  Thanks!

CAPIC Board Nominations & Elections Schedule – for 2020:

The following positions are open for election in September of 2020:

  • NoCA Agency Program Representative 
  • NoCA At-Large Representatives (2)
  • NoCA Student/Intern Representative
  • SoCA Agency Program Representatives (2)
  • SoCA Student/Intern Representative

COVID-19 Update (06JUN2020):  Annual board elections, normally held in June, will be held in September this year only (2020).

Nominations and Elections Schedule (Updated)

  • August 15: Formal Call for Nominations sent to CAPIC Program Members from CAPIC Office.
    • May 15 –  May 31: Nomination Period for CAPIC Board positions
    • May 31: Nomination Period closes.
  • September 12:  Board reviews any outstanding nominations and approves the slate of candidates on the election ballot
  • September 15: Election ballot for open CAPIC Board positions sent to CAPIC Program Members from CAPIC Office.
    • June 11 – 30: Election Period for CAPIC Board positions.
      • Each Active CAPIC Program Member (i.e. Doctoral Academic, Internship & Postdoctoral Programs) is authorized one vote/ballot.
      • Inactive CAPIC programs are not eligible to vote.
      • Students are not CAPIC program members and are therefore also not eligible to vote.
  • September 30:  Election period closes. CAPIC office tabulates election results.
    • early October: CAPIC Board certifies the election results.
    • mid October: CAPIC Office announces election Results.
    • Terms begin effective October 1, 2020.
    • First board meeting is in December 5-6, 2020.