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Certification Council

AASP Certification Council Members



CHAIR
Robin Vealey, PhD, CMPC
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Professor, Department of Kinesiology and Health at Miami University (OH) (33 years)
PhD in 1984; University of Illinois in Kinesiology with concentration in Sport Psychology
CMPC ® since 1991
AASP Charter Member, 1985-present
AASP Fellow Member


VICE CHAIR
Nick Galli, PhD, CMPC
®
Assistant Professor of Health, Kinesiology, and Recreation, The University of Utah
PhD, Exercise and Sport Science (Concentration in Psychosocial Aspects of Sport), University of Utah; MS, Physical Education, Health, and Sport Studies (Concentration in Sport Performance and Behavior), Miami University; BS, Psychology, Sacramento State University 
CMPC ® - 5 years
AASP Member – 17 years
Certificant Member
 

Damien Clement, PhD, CMPC ®
Assistant Dean - Honors College, West Virginia University - (3 weeks), Associate Professor- Sport and Exercise Psychology/Athletic Training (9 years)
PhD - Sport and Exercise Psychology (West Virginia University); MS - Sport and Exercise Psychology (West Virginia University); MA Community Counseling (West Virginia University); BS Sport Medicine/Athletic Training (University of Charleston).
CMPC ® - 9 years
AASP Member – 14 years
Certificant Member


Jack J. Lesyk, PhD, CMPC ®
Director, Ohio Center for Sport Psychology (over 30 years)
PhD, Clinical psychology, Case Western Reserve University
CMPC ®  - 2000
AASP Member – 24 years
AASP Fellow Member


Robert J. Harmison, PhD, CMPC ®
Kibler Professor of Sport Psychology, James Madison University
PhD (Counseling Psychology), University of North Texas; MS (Exercise & Sport Science), University of Arizona
CMPC ® - since 2002
AASP member since 1993; AASP Fellow
AASP Board Liasion/Ex-Officio Member


Brandonn Harris, PhD, CMPC ®
Program Director and Associate Professor of Exercise Psychology, Georgia Southern University (7 years)
PhD (Sport and Exercise Psychology), West Virginia University (WVU; MS (Sport and Exercise Psychology), WVU; MA (Community Counseling), WVU; BS (Exercise Science, Sport Psychology Concentration), Truman State University
CMPC ®  – 10 years
AASP Member – 15 years
Certificant Member



Charles A. Maher, PsyD, MBA, CMPC ®
Sport and Performance Psychologist; Licensed Psychologist; Director, Sport Psychology Program; Director Business Psychology Program; Director of Employee Assistance Program; Senior Director, Department of Personal and Organizational Performance; Cleveland Indians Baseball Organization (22 years). Over 30 years of consulting with MLB, NBA, NFL, NHL, WNBA, boxing, tennis.
Doctoral degree in professional psychology, Rutgers University; Professor Emeritus, Rutgers University; Former Chair, Department of Applied Psychology, Rutgers University   
CMPC ® - since 2010
AASP Member since 2005
Fellow Member

Betsy Shoenfelt, PhD, CMPC ®
Distinguished University Professor of Psychological Sciences, Western Kentucky University (34 years)
PhD in Industrial-Organizational Psychology; Minors in Sport Psychology and Statistics – 1983 LSU
CMPC ® – 15 years
AASP Member – 19 years
AASP Fellow Member


Vicki Tomlinson PhD, CPsychol, CMPC ®
Associate Professor, Co-Fieldwork Director (Sport Psychology), John F. Kennedy University. (1 year)
PhD Sport Psychology; MSc Sport Psychology; BSc (Hons) Psychology & Biology, Liverpool John Moores University, UK
CMPC ®  - 2014
AASP Member – 5 years 
Certificant Member

Jerry Reeder
Public Member
Assistant Director, Human Kinetics Coach Education
Program Consultant for National Coaches Associations, including state high school and Olympic National Governing bodies
MS Kinesiology, University of Illinois