Sandra (Sandy) L. Shullman, PhD, a Columbus, Ohio consulting psychologist internationally known in leadership assessment and development, has been elected 2020 president of the American Psychological Association. Dr. Shullman is a partner in the Columbus, Ohio, office of the Executive Development Group, and manages large, long-term global organizational client engagements, focusing on executive education and coaching, strategic leadership development and organizational diversity initiatives. She has served two terms on the APA Board of Directors and seven years on the board of the American Psychological Foundation. She chaired the APA Good Governance Project, designed to align the organization with strategy and values, promoting transparency, engagement, inclusion and nimbleness at APA. She is a past president of the Ohio Psychological Association. Her distinguished record of organizational leadership spans higher education, research, health care and consulting. Dr. Shullman holds a bachelor’s degree in mathematics from Dickinson College, a master’s in education from Harvard University and a PhD in counseling psychology from The Ohio State University.
*Editor’s Note(s): Excerpted from an American Psychological Association news release