Author: Nabil El-Ghoroury

Executive Director at California Association of Marriage and Family Therapists

Nabil El-Ghoroury, PhD, CAE, is the Executive Director of the California Association of Marriage and Family Therapists (CAMFT). Prior to coming to CAMFT, he was an Associate Executive Director for the American Psychological Association, where he served as the director of the graduate student office. Nabil was recognized as an emerging association leader by the American Society of Association Executives (ASAE) when he was invited into the Diversity Executive Leadership Program (2016-2018 class). He has presented at numerous conferences (in English and in Spanish) on issues such as student development in psychology, professional and legal issues in the use of social media, and health/educational disparities in autism spectrum disorders. In January 2018, he earned his Certified Association Executive (CAE). Nabil is particularly interested in self-care among association executives and diversity & inclusion. He completed his doctorate in clinical psychology from Binghamton University, and practiced for 7 years at MetroHealth Medical Center in Cleveland as a licensed psychologist.


Why Do We Need Diverse Boards?

Associations must be prepared for future disruptors. Look at the horizon: what are the big challenges that your organization, members and wider world will face? Frame these disruptors not as objects of fear, but of opportunity. How can you capitalize on these changes? I believe that this preparation for change requires associations to prioritize diversity […]