Governance

President

Ellen L. Kolodner, MSS, OTR/L, FAOTA

Vice President

Shirley A. Wells, DrPH, OTR, FAOTA

Secretary

Teri Black, COTA, ROH

Treasurer

Patricia LaVesser, PhD, OTR

Directors

Sandra Hanebrink, OTR/L, FAOTA

Lesley Geyer, M.A., OTR/L

Charles Christiansen, EdD, OTR/L, FAOTA

Rita Fleming-Castaldy, PhD, OT/L, FAOTA

Accomplishments

2016-2018

  • Incorporated Society as a 501(c)6.

  • Obtained Federal non-profit status.

  • Refined Society mission and vision statements.

  • Collaborated with AOTA.

    • Secured meeting space for use during 2017 and 2018 AOTA conference (NOTE: 2018 meeting announcement posted on front page of website Dec-April).

    • Secured and populated 5 spots for OT L&LS members in AOTA Story BoOTh during 2017 conference.

    • Facilitated and supported appointment of several Society members to OT Centennial Archive Editorial Board.

      • Society member, Dr. Rita P. Fleming-Castaldy.