Sandra Rogers, PhD, MS, OTR/L

Professional Affiliations: Associate Professor and Program Director for the OTD program at Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey; Business manager and book review editor, Journal of Occupational Science; Developmental disabilities editor for AOTA’s special interest section

Position Statement: Sandra has been a long standing member of SSO:USA since 2003 and she has served in a number of roles for the society over the past 15 years. I am excited and eager to facilitate occupational science and am proud to be a member of an organization that embraces change and the understanding and use of occupation. I have long been interested in the relationships between behavior and health. I have conducted research and fostered community-based programs that seek to build evidence for and understand the relationship between health and occupation.

SSO Email: [email protected]



Past Board Secretaries

2017-2019: MaryEllen Thompson, Eastern Kentucky University

2013-2017: Katie Serfas, Saint Louis University

2011-2013: Maggie Maloney, Saint Louis University

2009-2011: Beth DeGrace, University of Oklahoma

2005-2009: Judy Olson, Eastern Michigan University

2003-2005: Sandee Dunbar, Nova Southeastern Univeristy

2002-2003: MaryLou Henderson, St. Catherine University