Agencies, Boards and Commissions

Occupational Therapy Examiners, Texas Board of*

9 Members - Term: 6 Years

General Information

1801 Congress AveSte 10.900Austin 78701


Office Office Holder Hometown / Term Ends
Chair Stephanie Johnston, OTR, OTD, FAOTA Magnolia, 02-01-2027
Vice Chair Todd Novosad, OTR Bee Cave, 02-01-2025
Secretary Karen Gardner, OTR Brenham, 02-01-2023
Board Member(s) Estrella Barrera, OTR, MOT Austin, 02-01-2029
Jennifer Clark, COTA Iola, 02-01-2025
Sally Harris King, COTA Houston, 02-01-2027
Public Member(s) Jacob Boggus Harlingen, 02-01-2027
Blanca Cardenas Mission, 02-01-2029
Eddie Jessie Houston, 02-01-2025


Office Office Holder Phone / Fax
Executive Director Ralph Harper (512) 305-6900


The board licenses and regulates occupational therapy services in the state of Texas.

* Subject to the Texas Sunset Act; will be reviewed in 2029.