I served as the 105th President of the American Psychological Association (APA) in 1996-97 and for 15 years was President of the American Psychological Foundation. I served for 10 years as the Chair of the APA Insurance Trust. In 2009, I was inducted in the Rutgers University Hall of Distinguished Alumni. I have been a member of the Board of Trustees of Rutgers and served as its Chair. Currently, I am a member of the Rutgers Board of Governors.
I have a private practice in Westfield, N.J (click on About my Practice to learn more about it). I have written or edited six books and numerous articles, focusing on women's issues and advocacy. My most recent books are Finding Your Voice, and What Do You Want to Do When You Grow Up?. I have also appeared as an expert on countless television shows, including Good Morning America, Prime Time Live, and the Today show, and on CNBC and the Fox News Channel. I am long married, and have two children and seven grandchildren.