Apply Now! AOTA Seeks Executive Director


Executive DirectorKorn Ferry

The American Occupational Therapy Association and Korn Ferry invite nominations and applications for the position of Executive Director in Bethesda, MD.

The American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA) is the national professional association established in 1917 to represent the interests and concerns of occupational therapy practitioners and students of occupational therapy. AOTA’s organizational values of inclusivity, accountability, integrity, innovation, and excellence are fundamental to Association efforts.

AOTA represents 213,000 occupational therapy practitioners and students in the United States. AOTA’s major programs and activities are directed toward assuring the quality of occupational therapy services, improving consumer access to health care services, and promoting the professional development of members. Current AOTA membership is approximately 60,000, including occupational therapists, occupational therapy assistants, and occupational therapy students. Members reside in all 50 states, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, and internationally.

AOTA educates the public and advances the profession by providing resources, setting standards, and serving as an advocate to improve health care.

The opportunity of serving as Executive Director awaits an experienced leader with the desire and commitment to lead an association with a unique mission and to be at the foremost edge of health care.

A strategic, innovative, and forward-thinking seasoned executive leader is sought with an outstanding record of accomplishment in leading organizations of similar or larger size and complexity and building meaningful strategic partnerships. The Executive Director will be a confident partner to the Board of Directors, staff, and stakeholder communities and will play an important role in taking AOTA to its next stage of growth and impact.

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Korn Ferry is assisting with this important search. For additional information or nominations contact Lorraine Lavet or Maureen Ryan: |