Board of Directors, Committees & Faculty

The Board of Directors — elected every two years — sets policies, governs the affairs of NOBPC and provides a connection between NOBPC and the community. The various talents, disciplines, and backgrounds of Board Members, Committee Members, and Faculty enrich our programs and the vitality of our organization

Board of Directors


F. Joseph Drolla, Jr. Esq  President
Dale Firestone, LCSW Immediate Past President
Molly Rothenberg, PhD Vice-President
Denise Dorsey, MD Treasurer, and President of the Foundation / Secretary and Chair, Information Committee
Lee Ascherman, MD Chair, Psychoanalytic Education Committee
Stephen Anen, PhD Co-Chair, Outreach and Continuing Education Committee
William Walker, PhD Co-Chair, Outreach and Continuing Education Committee
Sally Buras At-Large Board Member, Chair, Membership Committee
Jamie Cromer, LCSW ACSW At-Large Board Member
Kim Vaz, PhD, LPC At-Large Board Member
Psychoanalytic Education Committee
Lee Ascherman, MD Chair
Elsa Pool, PhD Chair, Progress Committee
Ted Reveley, MD Chair, Curriculum Committee
Molly Rothenberg, PhD Associate Chair, Curriculum Committee
Lee Ascherman, MD Chair, Child Analysis Committee
Dale Firestone, LCSW Chair, Selection Committee
Talaat Mohamed, MD   
Barbara Murray, MD   
Sam Rubin, MD  
Marilyn Skinner, MD  
Elizabeth Trawick, MD  
Outreach & Continuing Education Committee
Stephen Anen, PhD Co-Chair
William Walker, PhD Co-Chair
Denise Dorsey, MD   
Dale Firestone, LCSW  
Janell Kalifey, LCSW  
John Rosegrant, PhD  
Kim Vaz, PhD, LPC  
Nominating Committee
Faculty Committee
Elsa Pool, PhD 2017-2021 (Chair)
David Goldberg  2017-2021  
Marilyn Skinner, MD 2017-2019
Barbara Murray, MD 2015-2019
Clinician Assistance Committee
Ron Fleischmann, MD 2015-2019
Carolyn Weyand, PhD 2015-2019
John Rosegrant, PhD 2015-2019
Erik Whitfield, MD 2017-2021
Kendall Genre, MD 2017-2021
Ethics Committee
Doug Pool, MD 2015-2019
Ron Fleischmann, MD 2015-2019
Taylor Aultman, LCSW 2015-2019
William Walker, PhD 2015-2019
Dale Firestone, LCSW 2017-2021
Jamie Cromer, LCSW, ACSW 2017-2021
Membership Committee
Sally Buras
Stephen Anen, PhD
Donna Bender, PhD
Susan Noble, PhD
Loretta Sonnier, MD



Lee Ascherman, MD* ^ Barbara Murray, MD
Stephen Cochran, MD Howard Osofsky, MD, PhD
Jamie Cromer, LCSW, ACSW Joy Osofsky, PhD
Denise Dorsey, MD Doug Pool, MD
Dale Firestone, LCSW Elsa Pool, PhD, LCSW*
Ron Fleischmann, MD Ted Reveley, MD*
David Goldberg, PsyD Camilla Rogers, PhD
Randolph T. Harper, PhD^ Molly Rothenberg, PhD
Janell Kalifey, LCSW Sam Rubin, MD*^
Steve Kowalski, MD^ Marilyn Skinner, MD*
Chris Meyers, MD Susan Sparkman, MD 
Talaat Mohamed, MD*^  Elizabeth Trawick, MD

 * Training and Supervising Analyst 

^ Child Analyst