The Board of Directors (BoD) is the governing body for the Division and is elected by the membership. The BoD meets three times a year to debate and discuss the activities of the Division.
- President: David Elkin, PhD, ABPP
- President Elect: Jennifer Schroff Pendley, PhD
- Secretary: Erica Sood, PhD
- Treasurer: Cynthia A. Gerhardt, PhD
The SPP Diversity Committee is comprised of 13 professional and student members from a variety of institutions and committed to promoting diversity in pediatric psychology research and clinical care.
The Mentorship Program provides professional development to students and colleagues at all stages of their careers.
Mission and Vision Statements
Mission statement: The society aims to promote the health and psychological well-being of children, youth and their families through science and an evidence-based approach to practice, education, training, advocacy and consultation.
Vision statement: Healthier children, youth, and families.
Student Advisory Board
The SPP Board has devised a strategic plan to guide the society's goals and priorities for the future.