Organizational Leadership

Executive Board

President (Interim) Peggy Mueller Brandenburg, MAOL, OTR/L
Treasurer Alice Snorteland, CHT, OTR/L
Secretary Terrianne Jones, OTR/L
Vice President of Advocacy Andrea Horvath, OTR/L, CLT
Vice President of Promotions Kelly Robertson, MBA, OTR/L
Vice President of Professional Development       Elizabeth Larsen, MS OTR/L
AOTA Representative Christine Arulanantham, OT
Representative at Large Karl Anderson, OTR/L
District Coordinator Linda Buxell, MA, OTR/L

Advocacy Chairs

Government Affairs Chair

Karen Sames, MBA, OTR/L, FAOTA

Ethics Chair

Cathy Brennan, MA, OTR/L, FAOTA

Quality Management (Peer Review Coordinator)

Cathy Brennan, MA, OTR/L, FAOTA

Reimbursement Chair

Cathy Brennan, MA, OTR/L, FAOTA

Lobbyist

Cory Bennett

Promotions Chairs

Archives Coordinator   

OPEN

Membership Chair

OPEN

Newsletter Editor

OPEN

PR/Marketing Chair

Tracey Bartholomew, OTR/L

Website Coordinator

OPEN

Professional Development Chairs

Awards/Scholarships Chair         Diane Anderson, PhD, MPH, OTR/L
CE Chair OPEN
Conference Chair OPEN

District Chairs

Arrowhead District Co-Chair      Steven Cope, OT/L
Arrowhead District Co-Chair Patrick McConnell, OTR/L
Central District Chair Nicole M. Ottman, COTA/L
Metro District Chair OPEN
Northwest District Chair Co-Chair Kaisa Syvaoja, OTD, OTR/L
Northwest District Chair Co-Chair Steven Cope, OT/L 
Southern District Chair Theresa Bentz, OTR/L

Special Interest Group (SIG) Chairs

Mental Health Co-Chair    Jacqueline Wagner, MA, OTR/L
Mental Health Co-Chair Beth Kessler, OTR/L
Pediatric Chair Co-Chair Stephanie de Sam Lazaro, OTD, OTR/L
Pediatric Chair Co-Chair Lauren Hoffmann, OTR/L
Chronic Pain Co-Chair Karen Carr, OTR/L
Chronic Pain Co-Chair Kaisa Syvaoja, OTS
Chronic Pain Co-Chair Megan Flood, OTR/L
Health and Wellness Co-Chair Hillary Otto, OTR/L
Health and Wellness Co-Chair Leah Harris, OTR/L

AOTA

Student Representative        Jill Felts, OTS
Student Representative Victoria Sauer, OTS