Student Organization


The purpose of the Emory & Henry College Student Occupational Therapy Association is to encourage professional development, to enhance the educational experience for students within the OT program, provide service and outreach within the community, work as a bridge between faculty, surrounding communities, and students, promote health and wellness within the area, and offer students an opportunity to engage in professional activities such as attending local, regional, and national conferences and workshops.

Faculty Advisor: Dr. Lynne Umbarger 

SOTA Officers 2020-2021
President:              Bria Brickman
Vice Pres:              Megan Ochoa
Secretary:              Allison Crumpton
Treasurer:              Austin Towler
Historian:             Olivia Simpson
Service Chairs:     Evelina Trost and                                           Jessica  Gallihar
Social Chair:        Brooke Cundiff
Intramural Chair: Vienna Skinner
CATS Chair:        Rachel Greenberg
COTAD Coord:   Brittany Caleb-Taylor
SOTA Officers 2021-2022
President: Jacqueline Pereira
Vice Pres: Emily Humphries
Secretary: Daniela Armstrong
Treasurer: Tate Rutherford
Historian: Mia Verdeschi
Service Chairs: Ashley Underwood and                                 Gillian Reed
Social Chair: Kirsten Clancy
Intramural Chair: Ty King
CATS Chair: Genesis Utz
COTAD Coord: Shania Ibrahim