Feature Category: Staff

Alexandra Goltz, MS, OTR/L

Alex likes to spend her spare time hiking, camping, paddle boarding, doing art projects and going to the park with her friends. She grew up in a small town in Nebraska, where she helped her family with a fun summer hobby: driving an ice cream truck called the “IScream” Truck. She loved growing up in a close knit community. She loved living in Colorado for 5 years,  enjoying all the outdoor activities, the pretty autumn season and winter skiing! She currently lives in San Francisco and loves learning about her new city’s unique architecture and history.

Alex was first exposed to occupational therapy through a special education preschool where her mother taught. After watching how passionate, impactful and fun the OT was, she began to research the career. Alex became so excited about becoming an OT she co-founded the occupational therapy club in college. After undergraduate, she completed her Master’s degree in OT in Fort Collins, Colorado at Colorado State University.

Therese Balino, MS, OTR/L

Therese’s hobbies include recreating dishes from her favorite restaurants, spending time with family and friends, dancing, and exploring the great outdoors. Therese has traveled all over the world and is on a mission to visit all 7 continents. Therese grew up in sunny Los Angeles, surrounded by a huge family. She then went on to… Continue Reading

Jasmine Jia Erazmus MSOT, OTR/L

Jasmine loves reading, exploring the bay area with her husband and painting. Jasmine grew up in Reno Nevada and has always loved making new things from crayon necklaces to cooking food with her multicultural family of parents, step-parents and godparents. She has lived in Shanghai working as an occupational therapist, learning basic Mandarin while working… Continue Reading

Vanessa Recinto MOT, OTR/L

Vanessa recently drove cross country from Chicago to the Bay Area, in Feb 2018, with her fiance and 12-year-old Yorkie. She has only ever lived in Chicago, but frequently takes advantage of their Southwest Companion Pass to travel! She has been to many places in the US, also traveling to the Philippines, Greece, Dominican Republic,… Continue Reading

Stephanie Soriano MSOT, OTR/L

Stephanie is happiest when she is running, doing yoga, dancing, or at live music shows. Stephanie loves to travel and has been fortunate to experience many adventures. She’s backpacked on her own throughout western Europe, camped in Morocco, and seen the Northern Lights in Iceland. She recently checked off the number one item on her… Continue Reading

Marika Austin, MS, OTR/L

Marika’s favorite things to do include playing ultimate frisbee at the international level, practicing yoga, dancing, and spending time with her friends and family. Marika grew up on a sheep farm in Maryland and her favorite books as a child were “Miss Rumphius” by Barbara Cooney and “Ish” by Peter Reynolds. Marika has enjoyed living… Continue Reading

Stacey Drew, OTD, OTR/L

Stacey enjoys spending her free time hiking, practicing yoga, traveling, and creating art. She is the proud aunt of eleven nieces and nephews. Stacey has traveled all over the world and enjoys learning about different cultures. She is from Long Island, New York and spent 30 years training and competing as an equestrian. Stacey has… Continue Reading

Jessie Drake, MA, OTR/L

Jessie enjoys yoga, cooking, having friends over, and going to see live music. She grew up Santa Monica, CA where she loved playing the HORSE basketball game and listening to Raffi songs. Jessie spent 7 months in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil and studied Portuguese and Psychology. Her other favorite travels have included Costa Rica and… Continue Reading

Cassie Eveans, MA, OTR/L

In her spare time, Cassie enjoys biking, yoga, cooking, outdoor adventures, and spending time with friends and family. She grew up in Omaha, Nebraska (Go Cornhuskers!), and loved the books Roxaboxen and When the Relatives Came growing up. Cassie also loved living in Minneapolis for 6 years; a great place to visit, especially in the… Continue Reading

Deborah Baumgarten, OTR/L

Deborah loves to spend her time running, surfing, snow-boarding, and being on the beach. She adores her two children, Noah and Sofie, and her Staffordshire Terrier, Mocha. Deborah grew up in Durban, South Africa where she loved spending time playing in the waves and on the beach of the Indian Ocean. She has traveled extensively… Continue Reading

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