2021-2022 WPS Leadership

The Board is composed of elected and appointed members and five officers — the president, president-elect, past-president, treasurer, and secretary. The board is responsible for the association’s policies and direction of the organization.

Elected Officers

Steven Israel, MD, LFAPA - President 


Marilou Tablang-Jimenez, MD, DFAPA, President-elect



Farooq Mohyuddin, MD, FAPA, Immediate Past President 


 Elected Board Members

APA Assembly Delegate, 2019 - 2022
Cristina Secarea, MD, FAPA


APA Assembly Delegate, 2020 - 2023
Joe Collins, DO, FAPA


APA Assembly Delegate, 2021 - 2024
Michael Houston MD, DFAPA


APA Area 3 Council Deputy Representative
Constance E. Dunlap, MD, DFAPA


APA Area 3 Council RFM Deputy Representative
Christian Moser, MD 


At-Large Representative
Marc Dalton, MD, MPH


Chapter Representative Board Members
DC Chapter President - TBA

Suburban Maryland Chapter President
Louis Kopolow, MD, DLFAPA

Virginia Chapter President - TBA


WPS Committee Chairs
Janice Hutchinson, MD, DLFAPA
Laura Willing, MD

CLM (Careers, Leadership, Mentorship)
Eliot Sorel, MD, DLFAPA
Mani Yavi, MD

CME (Education)
Matt Rudorfer, MD, LFAPA

Ari Kopolow, MD

Todd Cox, MD, DFAPA

Marilou Tablang-Jimenez, MD, DFAPA

Ramia Gupta, MD, FAPA

Navneet Sidhu, MD






Enrico Suardi, MD, Msc, MA, FAPA, Secretary  



Walter Bland, MD, LFAPA, Treasurer












At-Large Representative
Navneet Sidhu, MD



Early Career Psychiatrist Representative
Meghan Schott, MD


Early Career Psychiatrist Representative
Muhammad Zaidi, MD 


Resident Fellow Member Representative
Shayna Popkin, DO


Resident Fellow Member Representative
Emily Schutzenhofer, MD