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Alumni Practitioner Advisory Council



             Alumni  Name  & Contact Info    



Lori Capters
Westminster Canterbury
1600 Westbrook Avenue
Richmond, VA 23227
804 264 6217



 Mariellen M. Combs
Lewinsville Adult Day Health Care Center
1609 Great Falls Street
McLean, VA 22101
703 743 1718



Jessica Halderman, Co-Chair
Care Coordinator
Always Best Care Senior Services
10810 Hasty Lane, Suite 103
Midlothian, VA 23112
804 912 5688



Anna King (Recruitment Committee)
Kluge Children's Rehab Center
2270 Ivy Road
Charlottesville, VA 22903
434 924 8224



Dr. Rená Koesler
Longwood University
Department of HARK
110 Willett Hall
Farmville, VA 23909
434 395 2550



Dr. Susan Lynch
Longwood University
Department of HARK
113 Willett Hall
Farmville, VA 23909
434 395 2542



Meghan Mays
Virginia Baptist Hospital
3300 Rivermont Avenue
Lynchburg, VA 24503
434 200-4651



Bill Parker
Virginia Beach Dept. of Parks & Recreation
Therapeutic Recreation Programs
Kempsville Recreation Center
800 Monmouth Lane
Virginia Beach, VA 23464
757 474 8877



Curtis A. Robb
Hunter Holmes McGuire Medical Center
(PM&R (117)) Building 509
1201 Broad Rock Blvd.
Richmond, VA 23249
804 675 5000



Gary Austin Smith Jr., Co-Chair
Beaufont Health & Rehabilitation Center
200 Hioaks Road
Richmond, VA
804 272 2918


Jen Vess
Hunter Holmes McGuire Medical Center
1201 Broad Rock Blvd.
Richmond, VA 23249


Tabitha Wicker
Recreation Therapist & Volunteer Coordinator
WindsorMeade of Williamsburg


Sarah Sprague
New Student Member











































The Advisory Council is comprised of Longwood Therapeutic Recreation alumni. These clinicians and practitioners provide valuable input into the program, such as curricula, internship selection, provide mentoring to students, assist with marketing and promotion of the program, assist with the bi-annual conference and showcase.

The council members represent a wide variety of service settings, as reflected in the current membership.