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Affiliated State Association Presidents (ASAP) - State Contact Persons

Key Positions:


Chairperson
Peggy Nelson, OTR/L, MBA, LNHA (2015-2018)
1557 Point Kirby Ave.
Las Vegas, NV 89123
Phone: (630) 768-5787
E-mail: plnnelson@aol.com

Vice Chairperson
Carla Wilhite, OTD, OTR/L (2017-2020)
1 University of New Mexico HSSB Room 140
Albuquerque, NM 87130
Phone: 505-272-3324
Email: cwilhite@salud.unm.edu

Secretary/Treasurer
Mary P Shotwell, PhD, OTR/L (2016-2019)
3463 Crown Drive
Gainesville, GA 30506
Phone: 678-943-1744
E-mail: mshotwell@brenau.edu


State Positions:


Alabama
Alabama Occupational Therapy Association (ALOTA)

Chris Eidson - State President
1116 20th Street South, #20
Birmingham, AL
35205
Phone: 205-530-1455
Fax: N/A
Email: ceidson@uab.edu
Web site: http://www.alota.org
President: Chris Eidson
Alaska
Alaska Occupational Therapy Association (AKOTA)

Annette Leier - President, AKOTA
3705 Artic Blvd, PMB 1616
Anchorage, AK
99503
Phone: (907)244-7418
Fax: (855)449-4489
Email: president@akota.org
Web site: http://www.akota.org/
President: Annette Leier, M.Ed., OTR/L
Arizona
Arizona Occupational Therapy Association (ArizOTA)

Emily Smith - Administrative Assistant
Post Office Box 11803
Glendale, AZ
85318
Phone: 623-937-0920
Fax: 623-937-0920
Email: office@arizota.org
Web site: http://www.arizota.org
President: Amy Armstrong-Heimsoth, OTD, OTR/L
Arkansas
Arkansas Occupational Therapy Association (AROTA)

  
P.O. Box 10674
Conway, AR
72034
Phone: N/A
Fax: N/A
Email: office@AROTA.org
Web site: http://www.arota.org/
President: Sonja Buchanan, OTR/L, CPAM
California
Occupational Therapy Association of California (OTAC)

Karen Polastri - Executive Director
P.O. Box 276567
Sacramento, CA
95827-6567
Phone: (888) 686-3225
Fax: (916) 567-7001
Email: info@otaconline.org
Web site: http://www.otaconline.org/
President: Heather Kitching, OTD, OTR/L
Colorado
Occupational Therapy Association of Colorado (OTAC)

Pamela DiPasquale-Lehnerz - President
P.O. Box 632136
Littleton, CO
80163
Phone: 720-250-9583
Fax: None
Email: support@otacco.org
Web site: http://www.otacco.org
President: Pamela DiPasquale-Lehnerz, MS, OTR/L
Connecticut
Connecticut Occupational Therapy Association (ConnOTA)

Monica Kelly - Secretarial Assistant
370 Prospect Street
Wethersfield, CT
06109
Phone: 860-257-1371
Fax: N/A
Email: connota@snet.net
Web site: http://www.connota.org
President: Judy Sheehan, OTR/L Cfo
Delaware
Delaware Occupational Therapy Association (DOTA)

  
8 Westmeadow Court
West Grove, PA
19390
Phone: 610-506-3186
Fax: N/A
Email: N/A
Web site: http://www.dotaonline.org/
President: Frank Farrell, OTR/L
District of Columbia
District of Columbia Occupational Therapy Assoc. (DCOTA)

Konah Bernard - President
1447 Corcoran Street NW
Washington, DC
20009-3803
Phone: 202-288-7160
Fax: N/A
Email: info@mydcota.org
Web site: http://mydcota.org/
President: Konah Bernard, MS, OTR/L, CMT
Florida
Florida Occupational Therapy Association (FOTA)

Brent Cheyne - FOTA President
1133 Bal Harbor Blvd, Suite 1139, PMB 200
Punta Gorda, FL
33950-6574
Phone:
Fax: N/A
Email:
Web site: http://www.flota.org
President: Brent Cheyne
Georgia
Georgia Occupational Therapy Association (GOTA)

Tiffany Wilson 
PO Box 1495
Gainesville, GA
30503
Phone: 770-435-5910
Fax: N/A
Email: info@gaota.com
Web site: http://www.gaota.com/
President: Maria Alvarado, PhD, OTR/L
Hawaii
Occupational Therapy Association of Hawaii (OTAH)

  
1360 S. Bertetania Street, #301
Honolulu, HI
96814
Phone: (808)522-4602
Fax: N/A
Email: N/A
Web site: https://otassociationofhawaii.org/
President: Avis Sakata, OTR
Idaho
Idaho Occupational Therapy Association (IOTA)

  
PO Box 7335
Boise, ID
83707
Phone: (208) 906-8406
Fax: N/A
Email: info@id-ota.com
Web site: http://id-ota.org/
President: Mel Henderson, MS, OTR/L, MBA
Illinois
Illinois Occupational Therapy Association (ILOTA)

Jennifer Dang - Executive Director
P.O. Box 4520
Lisle, IL
60532
Phone: 708-452-7640
Fax: 866-459-4099
Email: office@ilota.org
Web site: http://www.ilota.org
President: Lisa Mahaffey, MS, OTR/L, FAOTA
Indiana
Indiana Occupational Therapy Association (IOTA)

 N/A - Executive Director
PO Box 301144
Indianapolis, IN
46230 46230
Phone: 866-653-7429
Fax: N/A
Email: info@inota.com
Web site: http://www.inota.com/
President: Victoria Wilburn, DHSc, OTR
Iowa
Iowa Occupational Therapy Association (IOTA)

Shelly Plough - Administrative Assistant
Post Office Box 57221
Des Moines, IA
50317
Phone: 515-720-7346
Fax: 515-266-4502
Email: iowaot@gmail.com
Web site: http://www.iowaot.org
President: Steven Bowen, OTD, OTR/L
Kansas
Kansas Occupational Therapy Association (KOTA)

Judy Swanson 
825 S. Kansas Avenue, Suite 500
Topeka, KS
66612
Phone: 1-877-904-0529
Fax: N/A
Email: centraloffice@kotaonline.org
Web site: http://www.kotaonline.org
President: Karalyn Rogers, MOT, OTR/L
Kentucky
Kentucky Occupational Therapy Association (KOTA)

Karen Brian - Office Manager
P.O. Box 5531
Louisville, KY
40255
Phone: 1-888-987-5682
Fax: 502-366-2682
Email: kotaweb@kotaweb.org
Web site: http://www.kotaweb.org
President: Dale Lynn
Louisiana
Louisiana Occupational Therapy Association (LOTA)

Linda Alwood - Secretary
Post Office Box 14806
Baton Rouge, LA
70898
Phone: 225-291-2806
Fax: 225-291-2811
Email: lalwood@aol.com
Web site: http://www.lota.camp9.org
President: Danielle Keyser, MS, LOTR, GTC
Maine
Maine Occupational Therapy Association (MEOTA)

Jessica Bolduc - President

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Phone: 802-734-8289
Fax: N/A
Email: meotapresident@gmail.com
Web site: http://www.meota.org
President: Jessica Bolduc, DrOT, MSOTR/L
Maryland
Maryland Occupational Therapy Association (MOTA)

  
Post Office Box 2742
Columbia, MD
21045-1742
Phone: 1-888-290-2662
Fax: 1-888-290-2662
Email: email.mota@gmail.com
Web site: http://www.mota.memberlodge.org
President: Kate Eglseder, ScD, OTR/L, CLT
Massachusetts
Massachusetts Association for Occupational Therapy (MAOT)

Donna Caira - Executive Manager
57 Madison Road
Waltham, MA
02453-6718
Phone: 781-647-5556
Fax: 781-642-9742
Email: info@maot.org
Web site: http://www.maot.org
President: Karen Hefler, OT, OTR
Michigan
Michigan Occupational Therapy Association (MiOTA)

Holly Mauk - Staff Contact
Muchmore, Harrington, Smalley & Associates 124 West Allegan Street
Lansing, MI
48933
Phone: 517-267-3918
Fax: 517-484-4442
Email: office@miota.org
Web site: http://www.miota.org/
President: Kirsten Matthews, MA, OTR/L
Minnesota
Minnesota Occupational Therapy Association (MOTA)

 N/A - N/A
855 Village Center Drive, #348
St. Paul, MN
55127
Phone: 612-460-8626
Fax: N/A
Email: info@motafunctionfirst.org
Web site: http://www.motafunctionfirst.org
President: Peggy Brandenburg, OTR/L
Mississippi
Mississippi Occupational Therapy Association (MSOTA)

Amanda Jordan - Executive Director
Post Office Box 4916
Jackson, MS
39296
Phone: 601-853-9564
Fax: 601-853-9564
Email: MSOTA@comcast.net
Web site: http://www.mississippiota.org
President: Glenda Hux, OT
Missouri
Missouri Occupational Therapy Association (MOTA)

  
PMB 169 2000 East Broadway
Columbia, MO
65201-6091
Phone: N/A
Fax: N/A
Email: motapresident16@gmail.com
Web site: http://www.motamo.net
President: Jacquelyn Sample, DrOT, M.Ed., OTR/L
Montana
Montana Occupational Therapy Association (MOTA)

  
C/O Mary Krenik, OTR?L, CHT (Treasurer) 7135 Charolais Street
Billings, MT
59106
Phone: 406.396.8341
Fax: 406.322.8529
Email: N/A
Web site: http://www.mtota.org
President: Lisa Lowery, COTA/L
Nebraska
Nebraska Occupational Therapy Association (NOTA)

Kristin Gzehoviak - Administrative Assistant
Post Office Box 31594
Omaha, NE
68131-0594
Phone: N/A
Fax: N/A
Email: notaassistant@gmail.com
Web site: http://www.notaonline.org
President: Andrea Thinnes, OTD, OTR/L
Nevada
Nevada Occupational Therapy Association (NOTA)

  
Post Office Box 94433
Las Vegas, NV
89193-4433
Phone: N/A
Fax: N/A
Email: NOTA@insightbb.com
Web site: http://www.nevadaota.com/
President: Lacee Bukoskey
New Hampshire
New Hampshire Occupational Therapy Association (NHOTA)

Rick Szilagyi - Executive Administrator
Post Office Box 842
Durham, NH
03824
Phone: 603-225-9290
Fax: N/A
Email: office@nhota.org
Web site: http://www.nhota.org
President: Ann Kline, OTD, OTR/L
New Jersey
New Jersey Occupational Therapy Association (NJOTA)

Linda Russell - Managing Director
Post Office Box 401
Summit, NJ
07902
Phone: N/A
Fax: N/A
Email: info@njota.org
Web site: http://www.njota.org
President: Felicia Chew, MS, OTR/L
New Mexico
New Mexico Occupational Therapy Association (NMOTA)

Betsy Vanleit - Secretary
Post Office Box 3036
Albuquerque, NM
87190-3036
Phone: 505-262-9731
Fax: N/A
Email: cwilhite@salud.unm.edu
Web site: http://www.nmota.org/
President: Laura Carlisle
New York
New York Occupational Therapy Association (NYSOTA)

Michelle Scanlon - Managing Director
PO Box 533
Chester, NY
10918
Phone: 518-301-9187
Fax: 518-301-9987
Email: nysota@gmail.com
Web site: http://www.nysota.org
President: Gloria Lucker, MS, OTR/L, FAOTA, BCP
North Carolina
North Carolina Occupational Therapy Association (NCOTA)

Brittany Reynolds - Administrative Director
Post Office Box 20432
Raleigh, NC
27619
Phone: 919-785-9700
Fax: 919-771-0115
Email: office@ncota.org
Web site: http://www.ncota.org
President: Beth Hathaway, OTD, OTR/L
North Dakota
North Dakota Occupational Therapy Association (NDOTA)

Julie Grabanski 
Post Office Box 14118
Grand Forks, ND
58208-4118
Phone: 701-777-1740
Fax: N/A
Email: Julie.grabanski@med.und.edu
Web site: http://www.ndota.com/
President: Heather Dibra, MHS, OTR/L
Ohio
Ohio Occupational Therapy Association (OOTA)

Jan Seabaugh, M.A. - Executive Secretary
Post Office Box 693
Canal Winchester, OH
43110
Phone: 888 231 7319 (Voice mail)
Fax: 614-920-0830
Email: webmaster@oota.org
Web site: http://www.oota.org
President: Rebecca (Becky) Finni, DHS, OTR/L
Oklahoma
Oklahoma Occupational Therapy Association (OKOTA)

  
Post Office Box 2602
Oklahoma City, OK
73101-2602
Phone: 405-205-3942
Fax: N/A
Email:
Web site: http://www.okota.org
President: Sarah VanAlstine, OTR/L
Oregon
Occupational Therapy Association of Oregon (OTAO)

Jade Deitrick - Associatoin Manager
147 SE 102nd Avenue
Portland, OR
97216
Phone: 503-253-9385
Fax: N/A
Email: otao@otao.com
Web site: http://www.otao.com
President: Nicole Pavenick, MOTR/L, CSRS
Pennsylvania
Pennsylvania Occupational Therapy Association (POTA)

  
600 West Germantown Pike, Suite 400
Plymouth Meeting, PA
19462
Phone: 1-800-UR1-POTA
Fax: 1-800-UR1-POTA
Email: president@pota.org
Web site: http://www.pota.org
President: Amy Gerney, OTD, OTR/L
Puerto Rico
College of OT Professionals of Puerto Rico (COTPPR)

Ivonne Rodriguez - President
P.O. Box 36-1558
San Juan, PR
00936-1558
Phone: 787-282-6966
Fax: 787-285-5381
Email: cptopr10@gmail.com
Web site: http://www.cptopr.org/
President: Mariangie Tricoche, Med, OTR/L
Rhode Island
Rhode Island Occupational Therapy Association (RIOTA)

Jeanette Gilbert - Admin. Assistant
P.O. Box 8585
Warwick, RI
02888-0599
Phone: 401-345-8356
Fax: N/A
Email: N/A
Web site: http://www.riota.org/
President: Randy Fedoruk
South Carolina
South Carolina Occupational Therapy Association (SCOTA)

SCOTA Office, c/o Mariah Woody, OTR/L  
138 IngleOak Lane
Greer, SC
29650
Phone: 606-571-6377
Fax: N/A
Email: adminscota@gmail.com
Web site: http://www.scota.net
President: Mariah Woody, MS, OTR/L
South Dakota
South Dakota Occupational Therapy Association (SDOTA)

  
Post Office Box 1771
Sioux Falls, SD
57101
Phone: N/A
Fax: N/A
Email: sdota@sdota.org
Web site: http://www.sdota.org/
President: Maria Klamm, MBA, OTR/L
Tennessee
Tennessee Occupational Therapy Association (TNOTA)

  
PO Box 331184
Nashville, TN
37203-1184
Phone: 615-298-8165
Fax: N/A
Email: joyce@tnota.org
Web site: http://www.tnota.org
President: David McGuire, MOT,OTR/L
Texas
Texas Occupational Therapy Association (TOTA)

Mary Hennigan - Executive Director
1106 Clayton Lane, Suite 516W
Austin, TX
78723
Phone: 512-454-8682
Fax: 512-450-1777
Email: mary@tota.org
Web site: http://www.tota.org
President: Robin Clearman
Utah
Utah Occupational Therapy Association (UOTA)

Kelly Brown 
Post Office Box 58412
Salt Lake City, UT
84158-0412
Phone: 801-585-0555
Fax: N/A
Email: president@utahotassociation.org
Web site: http://www.utahotassociation.org
President: Jeanette Koski, OTD, OTR/L
Vermont
Vermont Occupational Therapy Association (VOTA)

Caren Maslowsky - President
Post Office Box 925
Richmond, VT
05477
Phone: 802-488-0766
Fax: N/A
Email: otvermont@gmail.com
Web site: http://www.vermontot.org
President: Caren Maslowsky, BSOT, BA
Virginia
Virginia Occupational Therapy Association (VOTA)

Angela McClain 
2415 Westwood Avenue, Suite B
Richmond, VA
23230
Phone: 804-523-2911
Fax: N/A
Email: office@vaota.org
Web site: http://www.vaota.org
President: Erin Clemens, OTR/L, CIMI
Washington
Washington Occupational Therapy Association (WOTA)

Nick Senzee - WOTA Administrator
1401 Auburn Way North, #236
Auburn, WA
98002
Phone: 253-234-5809
Fax: N/A
Email: nick@wota.org
Web site: http://www.wota.org
President: Genie Charvet
West Virginia
West Virginia Occupational Therapy Association (WVOTA)

Sarah Black - President
1735 Mt Alpha Rd.
Charleston, WV
25304
Phone:
Fax:
Email: N/A
Web site: http://www.wvota.org
President: Sarah Black, MOT, OTR/L
Wisconsin
Wisconsin Occupational Therapy Association (WOTA)

Laura Kocum - Executive Director
16 N. Carroll Street, Suite 600
Madison, WI
53703
Phone: 608-819-2327
Fax: N/A
Email: wota@wota.net
Web site: http://www.wota.net/
President: Kelly Sajdak, BS
Wyoming
Wyoming Occupational Therapy Association (WYOTA)

  
N/A
Casper, WY
N/A
Phone: 307-251-0084
Fax: N/A
Email: wyotainfo@gmail.com
Web site: http://www.wyota.org
President: Phylicia Nieft