The Illinois Physical Therapy Foundation (IPTF) will hold their board meeting from 12:00 – 1:00 pm.
The Illinois Physical Therapy Association (IPTA) will hold their board meeting from 1:00 – 5:00 pm.
The board meetings kicked off a weekend of activities and events that celebrated physical therapy.
Board members met at the Q Center, followed by the Appreciation Dinner for our leaders. The official IPTA spring jackets were perfect for dining al fresco!
Board members get down to business working through governance review, strategic plan development, and legislative strategies for 2016.
IPTA’s 2016 Executive Committee: President Mike Riley, Vice President Julie Schwertfeger, Assembly Speaker Jeannette Elliott, PTA Director Lisa Zemaitis, Chief Delegate Jen Ryan, Secretary Barb Gutierrez, and Treasurer Michael Vogel.
Gathered are North Central District Vice Chair A.J. Sartino, Ethics Committee Member Patrick Withrow, Western District Chair Jean Kestner, and Nominating Committee Chair Becky Wojcik.
Board and staff dined on corned beef and cabbage in honor of St. Patrick’s Day: (left to right) Ethics Committee Member Sandy Levi, staff member Andi Dupre, North Central District Vice Chair A.J. Sartino, Ethics Committee Member Patrick Withrow, Southern District Representative Mike Riley Jr., East Central District Chair Sarah Keller, Northern District Chair Tina Jonas and PTA Director Lisa Zemaitis.
IPTA staff members Tom Groves (left) and Kris Hansen (right) dine with Nominating Committee Chair Becky Wojcik, Assembly Speaker Jeannette Elliott and West Central District Chair Valerie Cain.