Today, the Board of Trustees of the Institute of General Semantics elected two new trustees: Edward E. Tywoniak and Kristene A. Doyle.
Edward E. Tywoniak, Ed.D., is an Associate Professor in the Department of Communication, School of Liberal Arts, of Saint Mary’s College of California. Dr. Tywoniak has been a professor of Communication at Saint Mary’s College of California for over 30 years, and the upcoming 2012-13 academic year marks his third appointment as Chair of the department of Communication. He currently sits on the Core Curriculum Committee and the Technology Advisory Committee, is a Faculty Fellow for Curriculum and Technology, and is a W. M. Keck Research Fellow and Director of the Digital Studies program within the School of Liberal Arts at Saint Mary’s College. Other current board affiliations include membership on the board of directors for the Media Ecology Association, the board of trustees of the School of Applied Theology at the Berkeley Graduate Theology Union, and the board of directors of EBI–a non-profit organization serving the developmentally disabled adult population of the greater San Francisco Bay Area.
Kristene A. Doyle
Kristene A. Doyle, Ph.D., is the Director of the Albert Ellis Institute in New York City. At the Albert Ellis Institute, Dr. Doyle is also a Staff Psychologist, the Director of Clinical Services, the Director of Child and Family Services, and a Training and Development Coordinator. She has been a clinical supervisor for both the childhood clinical track and the school psychology doctoral program at St. John’s University since 2000. She received her doctorate in combined clinical and school psychology from Hofstra University in 1999.