As president, Steve has focused on making Jung's work accessible to a wider range of people, strengthening the Institute's operations, and including non-analysts in its work. An Episcopal priest, with 20 years of parish ministry experience, he is currently in private practice and is an adjunct assistant professor at Loyola University's Institute for Pastoral Studies.
Dr. George Didier, III, is an ordained catholic priest, clinical psychologist, pastoral psychotherapist and a diplomate Jungian Analyst in private practice in Rockford and Crystal Lake, IL.
Mary Dougherty, MFA, ATR, NCPsyA, is a Jungian psychoanalyst and art psychotherapist in private practice in Chicago. She is former President, Director of Training, and chair of the Program Committee of the Jung Institute of Chicago.
Grady Vaughan is a retired Professional Engineer, BS in Engineering from North Carolina State University. He has been a Board Member of The C. G. Jung Society of St. Louis since 2012.
Joshua Cottrill is a licensed clinical social worker practicing in Lansing, IL. He has an MSW from Loyola Univ. Chicago and background education in religion and music. He earned a certificate from the CG Jung Institute of Chicago's Jungian Psychotheray Program in 2012.
Barbara deRamona is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker in private practice in the Hyde Park Neighborhood of Chicago. She graduated from the Clinical Training Program at the CG Jung Institute of Chicago.
Chair of Program Committee
Victoria Drake, PhD is an academic, scholar, writer, editor, educator and social philanthropist. A Chicago native, she is a graduate of Harvard University followed by graduate work at Cambridge University, UK, University College London, UK (MSc. Studies in Environmental Economics) and Pacifica Graduate Institute (PhD in Jungian Depth Psychology).
Catharine Jones past president of the C.G. Jung Institute, past director of training, serves on the faculty of the Analyst Training Program as well as the Clinical Training Program at the C.G. Jung Institute of Chicago.
Leslie King is a psychotherapist practicing in Geneva Illinois with over 30 years of counseling experience working in college and university settings. She has training in Internal Family Systems, EMDR, as well as a Certificate in Psychotherapy from the C.G. Jung Institute of Chicago.
Rev. Tina Newberry is a certified Spiritual Director in the Jungian tradition, an educator, and a writer. She earned a Master of Arts in Religious Education, a graduate certificate in the teaching of writing, and completed the Certificate for the Clinical Training Program of the C. G. Jung Institute of Chicago.
Sara Sage is a licensed mental health counselor and teacher from Elkhart, Indiana, who focuses her work on mindfulness, Jungian psychology, and a connection to the natural world.
Dyane Sherwood is fascinated by expressions of psychic states, including alchemical imagery, the paintings in Jung’s Red Book, and the Blaue Reiter period of Wassily Kandinsky. She is an Analyst member of the C.G. Jung Institute of Chicago and has a private practice in Oberlin, Ohio.
Chair of Nominations Committee
Dr. Paul M. Smerz is a clinical psychologist and diplomate Jungian Analyst in private practice in the Milwaukee, WI area. He is Director of The Cambridge Group, a multi-specialty group of psychologists and psychotherapists in Milwaukee.
Deborah is a diplomate Jungian psychoanalyst and art psychotherapist. She is a past president of the C.G. Jung Society of Saint Louis, an art therapist in the Psychology and Religion Program at the St. Louis Behavioral Medicine Institute, and an adjunct professor at the Brown School of Social Work, Washington University in St. Louis.