jo_bestAnita Lampel is a retired psychologist, expert witness in legal cases, author of several chapters and articles in professional journals, and adjunct professor in the UC and CSU systems and fiction writer. Before her election as President of the TIAS ARMS TIAS ARMS Board, she served happily as a member-at-large and secretary. Her trip to South Africa to visit the agencies TIAS ARMS funds was the most memorable she ever had. Currently, in addition to her TIAS ARMS work, Anita is active, politically and with her local art scene, as a docent and on the council for the Washington Jewish Film Festival.