Editorial Board

AOTA staff appreciate the hard work and commitment of everyone who has participated in the development of content for AOTA's NBCOT® Exam Prep. We have worked with an editorial board and reviewers to ensure the highest quality of our exam prep materials. Editorial Board members write and revise questions and study materials on one or more topics. The materials are finalized in a collaborative process with the Editor-in-Chief, AOTA staff, and authors. Editorial Board members and the topics for which they are responsible are listed below.

Editor-in-Chief, 2015–2018

Kelly M. Erickson, PhD, OTR/L

Assistant Professor

The College of St. Scholastica

Duluth, MN

Editorial Board Members, 2015–2016

Julie Belden OTR/L, CHT

Occupational Therapist, Certified Hand Therapist

Essentia Health Fitness and Therapy Center

Duluth, MN

Burns

Angie Boisselle, PhD, OTR, ATP

Lead Occupational Therapist

Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children

Dallas, TX

Wheelchair seating and mobility

Susan M. Cahill, PhD, OTR/L, FAOTA

MSOT Founding Program Director and Associate Professor

Lewis University

Romeoville, IL

Pediatric assessment and intervention, miscellaneous topics

Ann Forrest-Clark, OTR/L, CDRS

Licensed Driver Instructor

St. Luke’s Hospital Out Patient Driver Rehabilitation Program

Duluth, MN

Community mobility

Lenin C. Grajo, PhD, EdM, OTR/L

Assistant Professor

Dept. of Rehabilitation and Regenerative Medicine

Programs in Occupational Therapy

Columbia University

New York, NY

Pediatric mental health

Cindy Hayden, DHEd, OTR/L, CHT

Associate Professor

Department of Occupational Therapy

Eastern Kentucky University, Richmond

Hand rehab, musculoskeletal impairments

Julia Henderson-Kalb, MS, OTR/L

Instructor

Department of Occupational Science and Occupational Therapy

Doisy College of Health Sciences

Saint Louis University

St. Louis, MO

Cardiopulmonary disorders

Brenda Kennell, BS, MA, OTR/L

Program Director

Occupational Therapy Assistant Program

Central Piedmont Community College

Charlotte, NC

Ethics

Mark Kovic, OTD, OTR/L

Assistant Program Director and Associate Professor

Occupational Therapy Program

Midwestern University

Downers Grove, IL

Neurologic impairments

Robert Mullaney, DBA, MBA-HSA, OTR/L

Assistant Professor

Department of Occupational Science & Occupational Therapy

Eastern Kentucky University

Richmond

Adult mental health

Katie M. Polo, DHS, OTR/L, CLT-LANA

Assistant Professor, Occupational Therapy

University of Indianapolis

Indianapolis, IN

Neurodegenerative disorders

Karla Sternberg, OTR, SCLV, MOT, CLVT

Occupational Therapist/Certified Low Vision Therapist

Michael E. DeBakey VA Medical Center

Houston, TX

Low vision

Editor-in-Chief, 2012–2015

Patricia Bowyer, EdD, MS, OTR, FAOTA

Associate Director

School of Occupational Therapy

Texas Woman's University

Houston

Editorial Board, 2014-2015

Rebecca M. Aldrich, PhD, OTR/L

Paul Arthur, MS, MOT, OTR

Susan M. Cahill, PhD, OTR/L

Al Copollilo, PhD, OTR/L, FAOTA

Kelly M. Erickson, PhD, OTR/L

Lenin C. Grajo, PhD, EdM, OTR/L

Cindy Hayden, DHEd, OTR/L, CHT

Julia Henderson-Kalb, MS, OTR/L

Pamela Karp, MHS, OTR/L, CHT

Karen M. Keptner, PhD, OTR/L

Mark Kovic, OTD, OTR/L

Keli Mu, PhD, OTR/L

Kathlyn L. Reed, PhD, OTR, FAOTA, MLIS

Eva Rodriguez, PhD, OTR/L, FSAA

Karla Sternberg, OTR, SCLV, MOT, CLVT

Editorial Board, 2012-2014

Paul Arthur, MS, MOT, OTR

Susan M. Cahill, PhD, OTR/L

Sherrilene Classen, PhD, MPH, OTR/L, FAOTA

Miriam Monahan, MS, OTR/L, CDRS

Al Copollilo, PhD, OTR/L, FAOTA

Jeanne M. Coviello, OTR/L

Sharon J. Elliott, DHS, GCG, OTR/L, BCG, FAOTA

Kelly M. Erickson, PhD, OTR/L

Kathleen T. Foley, PhD, OTR/L

Kim Gana, MSOT, OTR/L

Amy Gerney, OTD, OTR/L

Lenin C. Grajo, PhD, EdM, OTR/L

Cindy Hayden, DHEd, OTR/L, CHT

Karen M. Keptner, PhD, OTR/L

Eva Rodriguez, PhD, OTR/L, FSAA

Joan C. Rogers, PhD, OTR/L, FAOTA

Nancy Baker, ScD, OTR/L

Margo Holm, PhD, OTR/L, FAOTA

Kevin Wegner, OTR/L, CLT

Jenny Womack, MS, MA OTR/L, SCDCM

OTA Subcommittee, 2012-2014

Sharon J. Elliott, DHS, GCG, OTR/L, BCG, FAOTA

Kelly M. Erickson, PhD, OTR/L

Cindy Hayden, DHEd, OTR/L, CHT

Eva Rodriguez, PhD, OTR/L, FSAA

Reviewers, 2012-2014

Ann Forrest-Clark, OTR/L, CDRS

Peggy Denton, PhD, OTR, FAOTA

Wendy Dubner, MA, PhD, OTR/L

Thomas Fisher, PhD, OTR, CCM, FAOTA

Mark Kovic, OTD, OTR/L

Keli Mu, PhD, OTR/L

Kathlyn L. Reed, PhD, OTR, FAOTA, MLIS

Lauren Sponseller, OTR/L, MEd

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