Meet the Team

Executive Board

President
Brenda Lyman
 
Vice President
Jeanette Murphy
Secretary
Jordan Benson

OTA Representative
Sandra Moss

Member at Large
Cortney Roberts

Treasurer
Rebecca White

Standing Committees

  • Bylaws, Policies and Procedures
    Heidi Hanley, Chair
    Brenda Lyman
    Jordan Benson
  • Continuing Education
    Beth Cardell, Chair
    Travis Chamberlain
    Andrew Bracken
  • Government Affairs
    David Cacanindin, Chair
    Cortney Roberts, Interstate Compact
    Lynn Farley, Mental Health
    Krisanne Lewis, Peds Autism
    Robyn Thompson, Peds Outpatient
    Kim Paur, Peds Schools
    Aubrianne Squire Evans, Peds Schools
    Florentina Mueller-Planitz, Telehealth
  • Member Services
    Joyce Koplin
  • Public Relations
    Vanessa Russell

Ad Hoc Committees

  • Nominations & Recognitions
    Jamie Bennett, Co-chair
    Lisa Burraston, Co-chair
  • UOTA Conference
    Vanessa Rapier, Co-chair
    Karen Knickerbocker, Co-chair
    Ali Miller
    Emily Fisher
    Eunice Chen
    Gabe Byars
    Heather Laymon
    Kayleen Lambert
    Marissa CheckettsMichelle Richards

Regional Representation

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  • Region 1: Box Elder, Cache, Davis, Morgan, Rich, Weber
    Brian Woodbury, Representative
  • Region 2: Salt Lake, Tooele
    Patrice Zhao, Representative
  • Region 3: Daggett, Duchesne, Summit, Uintah, Wasatch
    Royce Porter, Representative
  • Region 4: Juab, Sanpete, Utah
    Amy Anderson, Representative
  • Region 5: ¬†Carbon, Emery, Grand, San Juan, Sevier, Wayne
    Chelsie Jensen, Representative
  • Region 6: Beaver, Garfield, Iron, Kane, Millard, Piute, Washington
    Kyle Barney, Representative

Specialty Sections

  • Community
    Richard Hagen, Liaison
  • Geriatrics
    Becca Sant, Liaison
  • Mental Health
    Bonnie Eckman, Liason
  • Pediatrics
    Nick Sidwell, Liaison
  • Rehabilitation
    Gabe Byars, Liaison

Student Representatives

  • Ameritech
    Valentina Coast
  • Salt Lake Community College
    Joyce Koplin
  • University of Utah
    Blaine Huffman