OTAO Board of Directors & Leadership Group

       If you are interested in knowing more about any of the open positions, please contact Jan or Nicole' 

President - Jan Cuciti, OTR/L, MBA
Jan is an OT at Northwest Regional Education Services District (NWRESD).  She grew up in Minnesota, joined the Army (GI Bill/adventure), and continues to love to explore/travel (thus the school schedule)  She enjoys hiking, gardening, reading, friends/family/grandkids, and the beach.  Areas of expertise: peds, geriatrics, acute/rehab, management & more. 
President-Elect - Nicole' Pavenick
Treasurer - Elisabeth McClure
Secretary - Liz Marie Miller, OTR/L, CHT               
Liz is an occupational therapist at Providence Sports Care Center.  
She grew up in Minnesota and enjoys biking, yoga, skiing, and exploring the Pacific NW with her friends, husband and dog.  Areas of expertise: hand and upper extremity, concussion/mTBI
 Continuing Ed Chair - Jennifer Pidlowicz

Conference Co-Chair - Michelle de Oliveria, deol8804@pacificu.edu


Conference Co-Chair - Cady Mier, mier0093@pacificu.edu

Legislative Chair - Julia Damon
Marketing Chair - open position
Hailey Oliver, oliv9685@pacificu.edu (Pacific University), doing her Doctoral Experiential Internship with OTAO Marketing
 Membership Co-Chair - Daniel Canchola
Daniel currently works as an Area Director for Consonus Healthcare. Although, from California (graduating from San Jose State University), he has embraced being an Oregonian (while remaining a huge San Francisco Giants fan). His professional experience includes mental health, acute rehab, home health, director roles in industrial rehab and skilled nursing. His passion is working with geriatrics.
Membership Co-Chair - Jeff Lango, alpinerehab@gmail.com
Pacific Faculty Rep - Steve Park (when he's in the country)

Pacific Student Rep - Kahlani Badeaux, bade7696@pacificu.edu

Pacific Student Rep - Carrie Birrer, birr5319@pacificu.edu

 Linn-Benton Faculty Rep - Beth Moyer, moyerb@linnbenton.edu

Beth is the OTA Program Director at Linn-Benton Community College.
She grew up on the Oregon/California border. She loves to garden and quilt.
Areas of expertise: neurological disorders, ergonomics, community programs.

Linn-Benton Student Rep -  Kristi Moniatte, kristi.moniatte.0662@mail.linnbenton.edu

Linn-Benton Student Rep - Stephen Nisewander, Stephen.Nisewander.8664@mail.linnbenton.edu

Director - NW Oregon (Clackamas, Clatsop, Columbia, Multnomah, Tillamook, Washington & Yamhill Counties)
Kristen Johnson, kjegg510@gmail.com
Director - NW Oregon (Clackamas, Clatsop, Columbia, Multnomah, Tillamook, Washington & Yamhill Counties)
Open Position
Director - Mid Willamette Valley (Benton, Lincoln, Linn, Marion & Polk Counties)
Lara-Lee Reavis, eternal598@yahoo.com.au
Director - South Williamette Valley (Coos, Douglas & Lane Counties)
Open Position
Director - Southern Oregon (Curry, Jackson, Josephine, Klamath & Lake Counties)
Open Position
Director - Southern Oregon (Curry, Jackson, Josephine, Klamath, & Lake Counties)
Open Position
Director - Central Oregon (Crook, Deschutes, Hood River, Jefferson, Sherman & Wasco Counties)
Open Position
Director - Eastern Oregon (Baker, Gilliam,Grant, Harney, Malheur, Morrow, Umatilla, Union, Wallowa & Wheeler Counties)
Angela Mart, marathonchic@yahoo.com



SIS Liaisons
  Driving - Jeff Langoalpinerehab@gmail.com
Gerontology - Paul Zulakzulak@garlic.com or paul.zulak@providence.org
Paul is an occupational therapist at Providence St Vincent Hospital.
He grew up in Upstate NY, is a Navy Vet and enjoys grandkids, gardening, running, biking, lions, tigers and bears, and exploring the Pacific NW with family & friends. Areas of expertise: Old folks, Aging in Place, Behavioural Health / Cognition
  Hands - Open Position
  Hospice - Ellen Downesekdownes@opendoor.com
  Mental Health - Mia.Boessen@state.or.us
  Pediatrics - Open Position
  Physical Disabilities - Open Position
  Burns/Wounds - Open Position
  Home Health - Open Position
  Retirees - Charlotte Maloney, cmaloneyotr@comcast.net
Historian - Aaron Proctor, proc9094@pacificu.edu
Aaron works in the area of neurological rehabilitation within hospitals and skilled nursing facilities. He is also interested in exploring occupational therapy practice within mental health care settings.  As an avid outdoors enthusiast, he enjoys hiking, exploring, and leisure activities by bodies of water. Current Areas of Practice: Acute Care, CVA Recovery