Where did you complete your higher education?
Cuyahoga Community College
Kent State University
When did you join the Galvin Therapy Center?
August of 2016
Your special areas of interest include:
Spending time with my daughters, stand-up comedy, watching local sports, reading, movies and listening to music.
What varied experience do you have in your field?
As a certified Occupational Therapy Assistant I work with children and teenagers with autism, cerebral palsy, and cognitive delays, plus minimal experience working with adults with dementia, stroke and rehabilitation after orthopedic surgeries.
What licenses, certifications and/or special training do you hold?
Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant
S.U.C.C.E.S.S. Approach (autism)
What are you passionate about?
Leisure and balance in life, being a life-long learner and reading about intervention whenever possible.
What inspired you to pursue your current career path?
My older daughter's experience with OT and my wife pursuing her career in OT helped me learn more about the profession.
What do you enjoy most about your work?
The candid words and actions of the children I work with, and the opportunity to be creative as I apply the interests of the child to intervention.