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2020-21 College Catalog 
2020-21 College Catalog [ARCHIVED]

Faculty and Staff

Bradley A. Wood, PTA, BHSc, MATL

Chair and Director PTA Programs/ACCE

Owens Community College
Phone: (567) 661-2984
FAX: (567) 661-2634


  • AAS Physical Therapist Assistant-St. Petersburg College, FL
  • Bachelor of Health Science-Nova Southeastern University, FL
  • Master of Arts Teaching and Learning-Nova Southeastern University, FL

Owens Community College

  • Assistant Chair, Physical Therapist Assistant Program
  • Academic Coordinator of Clinical Education (ACCE) for PTA Program
  • Occupational Therapy Assistant Program Advisory Board Member
  • PTA Advisory Board Member
  • Co-advisor of Student Physical Therapist Assistant Club
  • Title IV Board Member

Professional Involvement

Over 25 years of clinical experience in a variety of settings including out-patient orthopedics/sports medicine, pediatrics, acute care, home health and skilled care. Licensed in state of Ohio. Over 9 years of educational experience with PTA program curriculum.

  • CAPTE Commissioner
  • President of Ohio PTA Educators Consortium
  • President of Northwest Ohio Clinical Educators Consortium
  • APTA Member/Education Sectional Member
  • OPTA Member


Sara K. Burke, PT, DPT

Instructor PTA Program

Owens Community College
Phone: (567) 661-7568


  • Bachelor of Biology- The Ohio State University, OH
  • Doctorate of Physical Therapy- University of Findlay, OH

Owens Community College

  • PTA Advisory Board Member
  • Co-advisor of Student Physical Therapist Assistant Club
  • Interprofessional Education Leadership Team Member

Professional Involvement
Over 10 years of clinical practice and experience in a variety of settings including acute/subacute and skilled care, pediatrics, aquatics, outpatient, and home health care. Former certifications in LSVT BIG and I programs for the treatment of Parkinson’s Disease. Licensed in the state of Ohio. Over 12 years of education and health profession curriculum.

  • Member of Ohio PTA Educators Consortium
  • APTA Member
  • Chair of the Northwest District of the Ohio Physical Therapy Association

Adjunct Faculty

Tiffany Duran, PT, DPT
Diana Couts, PTA
Shenae Kramer, PTA
Troy Rayle, PTA
Karla Rothhaar, PTA