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Allan P. Gold, PhD, NCSP

District Psychologist (Retired) | Reed Union School District

A pivotal figure in psychology education and an award-winning psychologist, Dr. Allan P. Gold garnered more than 47 years’ experience before retiring in 2023. Serving the Reed Union School District in Tiburon, California, between 1976 and 2023 as a district psychologist, he maintained responsibility for organizing counseling groups for children coping with stressful life events, including parental divorce or illness, special needs siblings, and poor socialization skills, among other situations. While at the Reed Union School District, he founded the TEA Club, a schoolwide organization that taught children the values of diversity, acceptance and inclusion during their lunch periods, and the Gender Sexuality Alliance, a student organization advocating for safe spaces for students to discuss sexual orientation and gender identity. Among his myriad of achievements, he is noteworthy for serving as chairman of the board of Being Adept from 2017 to 2021, a nonprofit organization that educated students on substance abuse. Dr. Gold earned Outstanding School Psychologist Awards from the California Association of School Psychologists in 1991 and 2017, among other accolades, and holds a Doctor of Philosophy in educational psychology from the University of California Berkeley. He is recognized as a nationally certified school psychologist (NCSP).

Marquis Video Interview

Notably, Dr. Gold was featured in an exclusive interview with Marquis Who’s Who regarding his career in psychology education.

Star Jones "The Star Treatment" Video

In light of his successful career, Dr. Gold was interviewed by Star Jones for “The Star Treatment” series.

Millennium Magazine (13th Edition)

Dr. Gold was featured on his cover of the 13th edition of Millennium, A Marquis Who’s Who Magazine.

Millennium Magazine (Fifth Edition)

Dr. Gold’s accomplishments were highlighted with a half-page feature in the fifth edition of Millennium, A Marquis Who’s Who Magazine.

Insight Magazine (Sixth Edition)

Honoring his expertise, Dr. Gold’s career insights were documented in his centerfold of the sixth edition of Insight.

Insight Magazine (Third Edition)

Dr. Gold’s thoughts on the education industry were highlighted in the third edition of Insight.

Marquis Newsletter (Winter 2024)

Dr. Gold’s professionalism and achievements were detailed in a comprehensive newsletter in the winter of 2024.

Marquis Newsletter (Winter 2022)

Dr. Gold’s accolades, memberships and education were highlighted in a newsletter in the winter of 2022.

Marquis Timeline

Dr. Gold was distinguished by Marquis Who’s Who with a timeline of professional milestones.

Times Square Press Release

To attest to his success, Dr. Gold was honored in the heart of Times Square, New York, with an accompanying press release, celebrating his career.

Who's Who of Top Educators

Dr. Gold was named among Who’s Who of Top Educators in light of his expertise in psychology education.

Who's Who of Industry Leaders

Dr. Gold was named among Who’s Who of Industry Leaders, celebrating his dedication to psychology, social science and the humanities.

Worldwide Humanitarian Award

Dr. Gold was bestowed with the Worldwide Humanitarian Award from Marquis Who’s Who in 2021.

Lifetime Achievement Award

In 2022, Dr. Gold was the recipient of the Albert Nelson Marquis Lifetime Achievement Award from Marquis Who’s Who.

Who's Who in the World Press Release

In light of his professional excellence, Dr. Gold was inducted into Who’s Who in the World in 2021.

Marquis Press Release

Well-regarded for his insights, Dr. Gold was inducted into the Marquis Who’s Who biographical registry in 2019.

Personal Website

Peruse Dr. Gold’s personal website to learn more about his life and career.



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