Organizational Leadership

 

 

Executive Board

President  Kris Wilson, MA, OTR/L
Treasurer Alice Snorteland, MBA, OTR/L, CHT
Secretary Kirsten Prouty, OTR/L
Vice President of Advocacy Andrea Horvath, OTR/L, CLT
Vice President of Promotions Andrea Hanson, OTR/L
Vice President of Professional Development       Elizabeth Larsen, MS, OTR/L
Representative at Large Tammy Moothedan, OT
District Coordinator Terrianne Jones, OTR/L
MOTA Admin Janna Schneider

AOTA Representative

AOTA Representative Jenny Cook, OTR/L

Advocacy Chairs

Government Affairs Chair

Karen Sames, MBA, OTR/L, FAOTA

Ethics Chair

Open

Quality Management (Peer Review Coordinator)

Open

Reimbursement Chair

Open

Lobbyist

Cory Bennett

Promotions Chairs

Membership 

OPEN

Newsletter Editor

OPEN

Social Media

OPEN

Website Coordinator

OPEN

Professional Development Chairs

Awards/Scholarships Chair         Diane Anderson, PhD, MPH, OTR/L
CE Meeting Coordinators OPEN (4-6 people)
Conference Co-chairs (2019)

Marlys Sand, OTR/L

Kary Gillenwaters, OTR/L

Julie Johnson, OTR/L

District Chairs

Arrowhead District Co-Chair      Open
Arrowhead District Co-Chair Open
Central District Chair Nicole M. Ottman, COTA/L
Metro District Chair

Michelle Mercado, OTR/L

Northwest District Chair Co-Chair Kaisa Syvaoja, OTD, OTR/L
Northwest District Chair Co-Chair Steven Cope, ScD, OT/L 
Southern District Chair Hannah Oldenberg, OTR/L

Special Interest Group (SIG) Chairs

Mental Health Co-Chair    Megan Flood, OTR/L
Mental Health Co-Chair Jennifer LeClaire , 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 Open
Chronic Pain Co-Chair Open
Health and Wellness Co-Chair Hillary Otto, OTR/L
Health and Wellness Co-Chair Open
Health Equity Chair Erin Salinas, OTR/L
NICU  Co-Chair Jennifer Anderson, OTR/L
NICU Co-Chair Kelly Petersen, OTR/L

Student Representatives

Student Representative (U of M - Minneapolis) Hannah Peterson, OTS
Student Representative (U of M - Minneapolis) Patrick Stary, OTS
Student Representative (U of M - Minneapolis) Bobbi Berg, OTS
Student Representative ( St. Catherine's) Jessica Bosacker, OTS
Student Representative ( St. Catherine's) Tara Grandolfo, OTS

 

To reach any MOTA representative, please email "[email protected]".  Emails will be forwarded to the appropriate leader.