Rick Doblin, Ph.D., Founder and Executive Director

Rick Doblin, Ph.D., is the founder and executive director of the Multidisciplinary Association for Psychedelic Studies (MAPS). He received his doctorate in Public Policy from Harvard’s Kennedy School …

Kris Lotlikar, President

Kris Lotlikar serves as the President of MAPS, overseeing financing and day-to-day operations globally. Since joining the organization, Kris helped standup MAPS Public Benefit Corporation as a leading …

Ray Allen, General Counsel

As General Counsel, Ray is responsible for all legal affairs of MAPS and MAPS PBC. Ray is particularly passionate in crafting creative solutions for MAPS to achieve its goals while also being compliant …

Bryson Voirin, Ph.D., Special Projects Manager

Bryson Voirin, Ph.D., serves as the Special Projects Manager of MAPS. After attending high school in Germany, Bryson attended New College of Florida, where he studied biology and environmental studies …

Grace Cepe, Communications Officer

Grace Cepe serves as the Communications Officer for MAPS. She has a B.A. in psychology from the University of California, Santa Cruz (UCSC). At UCSC, Grace was a research assistant for the social psychology …

Sue Melnyk, Development Director

In May, 2021 Sue Melnyk was chosen to be MAPS’ first national Development Director tasked with developing and leading fundraising initiatives. Sue is honored and inspired to be playing an important …