Genesis Rehab Services supports and encourages members of our staff to take active roles in their professional organizations. Our staff serve on committees and boards of their professional associations, and develop and facilitate presentations for local and national audiences. Listed below is a sampling of our state and national representation.
Elaine Adams, Manager, Regulatory Compliance (OTR)
Governor-appointed delegate for the State of Connecticut: White House Conference on Aging
Member, Government Affairs Committee, Connecticut Occupational Therapy Association
Regulatory Consultant, Federal Affairs/Public Affairs Division, American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA).
Regulatory Representative, Gerontology Special Interest Section Listserv Committee, AOTA
Kerri Bednarcik, Manager, Education & Staff Development (PT)
Public Relations Chair, Section on Geriatrics, American Physical Therapy Association
Alice Bell, Vice President, Clinical Services (PT)
Member, APTA Media Corps
Director, Section on Geriatrics, American Physical Therapy Association
Representative, Joint Commission Long Term Care Professional and Technical Advisory Committee (PTAC)
Springfield College Clinical Education Advisory Group
Springfield Technical Community College Physical Therapist Assistant Advisory Committee
Dawn Bieber, Area Director (OT)
Chair, Committee on Organizational Affair
Member, Gerontology SIS Listserv Committee, American Occupational Therapy Association
Dawn Bookshar, Clinical Specialist (PT)
Program Advisory Committee of the PTA Program at Remington College - West Cleveland Campus.
Alison Brothers, Director - Clinical Operations (SLP)
Member of the HealthCare Committee for New Jersey Speech-Language-Hearing Association
Felicia Chew, Clinical Director - Occupational Therapy
Alternate Representative, American Occupational Therapy Association (July 2007 - July 2010)
Susan Chapman, Director, Clinical Operations (SLP)
State Advocate for Reimbursement, North Carolina Speech-Language-Hearing Associatio
Board of Directors, North Carolina Speech, Hearing and Language Association (NCSHLA)
Stacy Frome Christian, Clinical Specialist (PT)
Education Committee Planning Board and Memory Walk Committee, Alzheimer's Association of West Virginia.
Delle Crowe, Clinical Specialist (PT)
Advisory Committy, Horry-Georgetown Technical College PTA Program.
Kym DeFour, SLP
Chair, Rehabilitation Engineering and Assistive Technology Society of North America (RESNA) Professional Specialty Group for Speech Language Pathology members (PSG 06).
Diane Durham, Sr. Director, Education & Staff Development (OT)
Regional Trainer, AOTA Train-the-Trainer Institute for the Fieldwork Educator Certification Program.
Dan Hirschfeld, President, Genesis Rehab Services
Board of Directors, National Association for the Support of Long-Term Care
Board Member, Allied Health Research Institute
Mike McGregor, Clinical Specialist - Education & Staff Development (PT)
Section on Geriatrics Advocate for the North Carolina Chapter of the APTA
Rich Pell, Senior Vice President, Administration, Genesis HealthCare LLC.
Board of Directors, American Health Care Association
Garry Pezzano, Sr. Vice President, Clinical Practice
National Association for the Support of Long-Term Care (NASL) Member of the Year for work as Committee Chair, Medicare B Alternatives.
Vice President - Medical Services Committee, NASL
Joanne Wisely, Vice President, Regulatory Administration & Compliance (SLP)
Pennsylvania Medicare Intermediary Representative to ASHA
Chairperson, Legislation & Regulation Committee, Pennsylvania Speech-Language-Hearing Association (PSHA)
Chairperson, Coding and Fee Schedule Committee, National Association for the Support of Long-Term Care
AdHoc Regulatory and Reimbursement Consultant, ASHA Health Care Economics Committee
Member, ASHA Special Interest Division - Administration and Supervision
Member, ASHA Special Interest Division - Dysphagia