2021 OOTA Board Members

 

Executive Board
President
Becky Finni, DHS, OTR/L,RAC-CT, FAOTA
 Term ending June 2022, Re-elected 2022-2025

 

 

 

Vice-President
Kim Lawler, OTR/L, EdD, OTD
 (Term ending June 2021)

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Karla Reese, DHSc, OTR/L
 
(Term July 2021-2023)
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Secretary
Tori Finnerty COTA/L
(Term ending June 2021)

 


Katelyn Merzke, OTA/L
(Term July 2021-2023)

 
Treasurer
Beth Salisbury, MA, OTR/L
(Term ending June 2021)

 

 

Kara Brogan, OTR/L
(Term July 2021-2023)

District Chairs


North Central

Michele Tilstra, OTD, OTR/L, CHT

 


North Coast
Georgette Ireland, OTR/L
& Monica Goetz, OTR/L

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Northwest
Sarah Heldmann, COTA/L
& Jodie Steiner, COTA/L

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West Central
Alicia Westfall OTD, OTR/L

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Central
Cheryl Boop, MS, OTR/L

 


East Central
Mary Arnold, DOT, OTR/L, FAOTA  
 

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Northeast



Southwest
Sarah Koehler, OTR/L


South
Rhonda Johnson, MOT, OTR/L, CADDCT, CDP

Special Interest Section Coordinators

Older Adults



Mental Health
Miranda Tippie, OTR/L

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OT Education
Heather Coalt, OTD, MOT, OTR/L

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Pediatrics/School-Based
Erika Kemp, OTD, MS, OTR/L, BCP

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Rehabilitation
Dotti Thompson, OTR/L

Committee Chairs


Regulations
Stacia Galey OTR/L


Third Party Reimbursement

Kara Brogan, OTR/L



Bonnie Boenig
 
(Effective July 2021)


Nominations
Alex Seifert, OTD, OTR/L

 

OTA Coordinators
Kelsey Lawler, COTA/L
& Cyndi McClure-Hoerst, COTA/L



 

Governmental Affairs
Amy Watson-Grace

 

Membership
Kelly Pietraniec OTR/L

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Social Media/Public Information
    Teri LaGuardia, MOT, OTR/L                                         Karla Reese, DHSc, OTR/L

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Student Committee Chair
Katelyn Merzke, COTA/L

 

Liaison to the Licensure Board
Jacquelyn Chamberlin