Service to the Department

Member of the OSOT Lead Team, 2002-present.

Curriculum Committee - Focus on development of the Occupational Therapy Clinical Doctorate, 2007-present.

Curriculum Committee - Focus on revisionof the MAOT program, 2007-present.

Member of the MAOT Admissions Committee, 2008-2009.

Chair of the OSOT Retreat Committee, 2005-2008.

Member of Thesis Advising Committee, 1997 to 2008. 

Chair of Occupational Science Committee, 2002 to 2005.

Member of the CSC Occupational Science and Occupational Therapy Space Committee, 2001-02.             

Chair of the CSC Occupational Therapy Curriculum Committee, 1995 to 2003.

Manager of the CSC Student Learning Portfolio 1994 to 2004.

Member, Admissions Committee, CSC Occupational Therapy Department, 1994 - 1998.

Member of the Occupational Therapy Curriculum Review Committee,  1992 to 1994.

Member of the CSC MAOT Committee, 1993 to 1996 and 1997-9.

 Service to the College/University

Faculty Representative to the College of St. Catherine Board of Trustees Development Committee, September 2005 to 2008.

Member of the Faculty Personnel Committee 2002-2005; co-chair 2002-2004.

Freshman Advisor, 1999 - 2003.

Member of the CSC Educational Policies Committee (EPC) 1997-2000.

Member of the CAPHE committee to revise faculty evaluation, 1996 to 1998.

Member of the CSC Faculty Development Committee, 1992 to 1996.

Chairman, Scholastic Standing Committee, School of Pharmacy and Allied Health Professions, 1986 to 1988.

Service to the Profession

2009 Conference Planning Committee, Minnesota Occupational Therapy Association, Bloomington, MN, January to October, 2009.

Assistant Newsletter Editor, Minnesota Occupational Therapy Association,  June 2008 to present.         

Newsletter Editor, Minnesota Occupational Therapy Association, September 2006 to June 2008.

Assistant Newsletter Editor, Minnesota Occupational Therapy Association, July 2005 to September 2006.  

AOTA Task Force on Occupation Based Practice, Member August 2005 to December 2005.

Member Legal Committee, Society for the Study of Occupation: USA. November 2003 to October 2006.

Secretary, Society for the Study of Occupation: USA. November, 2002- November, 2003.

Member, American Occupational Therapy Association, Roster of Accreditation Evaluators (RAE), 2000 to 2006.

Educational Liaison to Continuing Education Committee, Minnesota Occupational Therapy Association, 1995 to 1997.

Board Member at Large, Minnesota Occupational Therapy Association, 1994 to 1995.

Nebraska Alternate Representative to the American Occupational Therapy Association Representative Assembly, 1986 to 1989.

Occupational Therapy Representative, Nebraska Department of Education, Special Education Advisory Council, Ad Hoc Committee for Related Services and Verification Criteria for OT/PT, 1986 to 1988.

Reviewer, American Occupational Therapy Conference Proposals for Professional Institutes, Workshops and Poster Sessions, 1984 to 1988.

Member of the Occupational Therapy Licensure Board, Department of Health, Lincoln, Nebraska, 1984-1988.

Chairman of the Occupational Therapy Licensure Board, Department of Health, Lincoln, Nebraska, 1984-1986.

Nebraska Liaison to National School Task Force, American Occupational Therapy Association, 1984 to 1986.

Nebraska Representative to the American Occupational Therapy Association Representative Assembly, 1983-1986.

Chairperson, Nebraska Occupational Therapy Association Committee to assist Creighton University in planning  and initiation of an undergraduate occupational therapy curriculum, July 1980  to June 1985.

Representative, Program Review Committee, Nebraska Occupational Therapy Association for Educationally Related Services (NOE-SCC).  April 1980 to 1984.

Chairperson of the Pediatric Special Interest Group, Nebraska Occupational Therapy Association, 1981-82 and 1987-88.

Consultation to AOTA regarding review of the curriculum for P.I.V.O.T. (Planning and Implementing Vocational Readiness in Occupational Therapy), July, 1984.

Vice President of the Nebraska Occupational Therapy Association, 1980 to 1981.

Academic Board Member for the Consortium for Certification of Educational Standards Association -OccupationalTherapy, State of Washington, 1977 to 1978.

Member, Commission on Education, University of Puget Sound, Tacoma, Washington, 1977 to 1978.

Member, Council on Education, University of Kansas, Lawrence, Kansas, 1973 to 1976.

Service to the Community

President of the Neighborhood Association, 2009 to present

Secretary of the Neighborhood Association, 2008-2009

American Cancer Society, Neighborhood Collector, 1993-2003

President of Neighborhood Association, 1998 to 1999

Chair of Social Committee of Neighborhood Association, 1995 to 1997

Y.M.C.A. Camp duNord Board Member, 1994 to 1998

Assistant Coach, Hopkins Youth Soccer Team, 1990

Board of Directors, Center for Children, 1986 to 1988

United Way, Group Leader, 1984

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