Leadership and Governance
Gwendolyn Puryear Keita, PhD
Gwendolyn P. Keita, PhD is the executive director of APA's Public Interest Directorate. She oversees and implements policy and program development in all matters related to public interest issues in psychology. She has convened eight international, interdisciplinary conferences on work, stress and health, and has co-authored several books and journal articles on the subject. Keita received her doctorate in social psychology from Howard University. She is an APA Fellow of Div. 35, Div. 38 and Div. 45 and is a licensed psychologist in Washington, D.C.