Gregory J. Payton, Ph.D, appointed board member
17/06/14 15:05 Categories: community
The Men Having Babies board is pleased to welcome a new member, Dr. Gregory J. Payton. Greg is replacing Dr. Jeffrey T. Parsons who was a member of the board since 2012. Greg is a lecturer in the Department of Counseling and Clinical Psychology at Teachers College, Columbia University and a licensed clinical psychologist in private practice in New York City.
Greg received his Masters degree in Human Development and Psychology from Harvard University and his Doctorate from Columbia University. In his teaching, research and practice, Greg emphasizes the resiliency of the LGBTQ population and works to support their efforts at creating families. Additionally, Greg is an alumnus of the Point Foundation and currently serves as a Mentor and member of the Alumni Committee. Greg and his husband Robert Lafferty welcomed their daughter, Grace, into their family in 2013 via gestational surrogacy