like Susan, you are positive, enthusiastic, and confident in sharing
convictions about occupational therapy. You know how to put your words into
action—you are always looking for opportunities to make a difference and be a changemaker.
You are highly respected and valued for your abilities as an occupational
Susan Edith Tracy (1864–1928) is recognized as a founder of AOTA, but was in Chicago establishing the occupational therapy department at Presbyterian Hospital when the founding meeting occurred in New York. Learn more about Tracy here.