Tony F. Habash, DSc

APA's Chief Information Officer

Tony F. Habash, DSc: APA's Chief Information OfficerTony F. Habash, DSc, is chief information officer of the American Psychological Association. He is responsible for APA's information technology strategy and operations, including all core business systems development.

Before coming to APA in 2007, Habash spent 15 years with AARP as its director of information technology strategy and planning. He was responsible for directing technology projects across the organization.

Honors and Awards

Habash has been recognized in the information technology industry through several citations. These include a 2008 CIO 100 Award, presented by CIO Magazine for his work on PsycNET®, the platform that allows users to search all of APA's publications databases.


Habash received his doctorate in science in information management and information systems from George Washington University, where he is also an adjunct graduate instructor at the School of Engineering and Applied Science.