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Chapter Board

CPTA Board Members

The Chapter Board is comprised of nine individuals (five officers and four directors) who are elected by the membership and charged with developing the vision, mission and financial oversight of the organization.

Serves as the chief elected officer, representing the entire membership and the best interests of the organization. Exercises personal leadership in the motivation of other officers, board members, committee and task force members, staff, and the membership. Influences the establishment of goals and objectives for the organizational performance and effectiveness.

President

Rick Katz, PT, DPT

Serves as Speaker of the Assembly of Representatives to facilitate the business of the Chapter. Serves as a member of the CPTA Board and the Chapter Executive Committee, in implementing the directives of the Assembly and the CPTA Board. Keeps abreast of the activities of the Chapter in the event it becomes necessary to assume the duties of the President.

Vice President

Valerie Teglia, PT, DPT

Serves as an elected officer of the CPTA Board. Supervises the overall fiscal operation of the Chapter and appraises the Assembly and the CPTA Board of the fiscal impacts of actions being considered.

Serves as an elected officer of the CPTA Board. Prepares minutes of the CPTA Board and Assembly of Representatives.

Organize and lead the California Chapter delegation in all deliberations relative to annual APTA House of Delegates activities. Serve as a member of the CPTA Board. Michael is the Chairperson and Chapter Board liaison to the Awards committee.

Chief Delegate

Michael Simpson, PT, DPT

Serves as a Director on the CPTA Board, representing the membership at large. Oscar serves as the Chapter Board liaison to the CAL-PT-PAC and Government Affairs committees. He also sits on the Diversity Affairs Task Force.

Serves as a Director on the CPTA Board, representing the membership at large. Kelley serves as the Chapter Board liaison to the Membership & Communications committee and is the Chairperson for the Rose Parade Task Force. She also sits as a member on the Education and Membership & Communications committee. 

Serves as a Director on the CPTA Board, representing the membership at large. Emeka serves as the Chairperson for the Diversity Affairs Task Force. He also sits on the Membership & Communications committee.

Serves as a Director on the CPTA Board, representing the membership at large. Leslie serves as the Chapter Board liaison for the Payment Policy committee. She also sits on the Education and Payment Policy committees.

The PTA Caucus Representative is an active participant in our Chapter Delegation to APTA’s House of Delegates. The PTA Caucus Rep raises issues related to the work and development of physical therapist assistants and provides our delegation with the physical therapist assistant's perspective on motions coming before the House. They also attend the APTA House of Delegates, PTA Caucus meetings, and other PTA related meetings as able.

PTA Caucus Representative

Amanda Johnston, PTA

Future CPTA Board Meeting Dates, Times and Locations


Chapter Board Meeting
May 1, 2020
Time: 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Location: Double Tree in San Jose
2050 Gateway Place, San Jose, CA 95110


Pre-HOD Meeting
May 2, 2020
Location: Double Tree in San Jose
2050 Gateway Place, San Jose, CA 95110

 




Chapter Board Meeting
July 24, 2020
Time: 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Location: Marriott, LAX
5855 West Century Blvd. Los Angeles, CA 90045


Strategic Planning Meeting
July 25, 2020
Location: Marriott, LAX
5855 West Century Blvd. Los Angeles, CA 90045




Chapter Board Meeting
December 4, 2020
Time: 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Location: Embassy Suites
100 Capitol Mall, Sacramento, CA

Leadership Orientation
December 5, 2020
Location: Embassy Suites
100 Capitol Mall, Sacramento, CA